Kathasaritsagara [sanskrit]

by C. H. Tawney | 2014 | 226,424 words | ISBN-13: 9789350501351

The Sanskrit edition of the Kathasaritsagara referencing the English translation and grammatical analysis. Written by Somadeva and dating from the 12th century, the Kathasaritsagara (or Katha-sarit-sagara) represents an epic legend narrating the adventures of Naravahanadatta as he strives to become the destined emperor of the Vidyadharas. Alternative titles: (Kathāsaritsāgara, कथासरित्सागर, Kathā-sarit-sāgara)

Verse 12.7.109

दिष्ट्या सिंहादिसंकीर्णा तीर्णो ऽयमटवीमिमाम् ।
जल्पत्स्विवोत्फुल्लमुखेष्व् अन्योन्यमवलोक्य तम् ॥ १०९ ॥

diṣṭyā siṃhādisaṃkīrṇā tīrṇo 'yamaṭavīmimām |
jalpatsvivotphullamukheṣv anyonyamavalokya tam || 109 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.7.109 is contained in the book The Ocean of Story by C.H. Tawney. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (12.7.109). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dishti, Simhadi, Sankirna, Tirna, Aya, Idam, Atavi, Iyam, Anyonyam, Anyonya, Avalokya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.7.109). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “diṣṭyā siṃhādisaṃkīrṇā tīrṇo 'yamaṭavīmimām
  • diṣṭyā -
  • diṣṭi (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • siṃhādi -
  • siṃhādi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    siṃhādi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    siṃhādi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • saṅkīrṇā -
  • saṅkīrṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tīrṇo' -
  • tīrṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tṝ -> tīrṇa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tṝ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √tṝ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √tṝ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √tṝ class 6 verb]
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • aṭavīm -
  • aṭavī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • imām -
  • iyam (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “jalpatsvivotphullamukheṣv anyonyamavalokya tam
  • Cannot analyse jalpatsvivotphullamukheṣv*an
  • anyonyam -
  • anyonyam (indeclinable)
    anyonya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    anyonya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    anyonyā (noun, feminine)
  • avalokya -
  • avalokya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    avalokya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    avalok -> avalokya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √avalok]
    avalok -> avalokya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √avalok]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.7.109

Cover of edition (2005)

by Kedarnath Sharma Saraswat (2005)

The Only Edition with the Sanskrit Text and its Hindi Translation (An Old and Rare Book) Set of 3 Vol.

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Cover of edition (2013)

Kathasaritsagara of Somadeva Bhatta (Sanskrit Text Only)
by Vasudeva Laksmana Sastri (2013)

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Cover of edition (1995)

Katha Sarit Sagar in Marathi
by H. A Bhave (1995)

Set of 5 Volumes; Published by Varada Books, Pune. 2256 pages (Throughout B/W Illustrations).

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Cover of edition (2014)

Katha Sarit Sagara (Tamil)
by S. V. Ganapati (எஸ். வி. கணபதி) (2014)

[கதா சரித் சாகரம்] Published by Alliance Publications.

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Cover of Bengali edition

Galpa Shono
by Abhijit Chattopadhyay (2014)

[গল্প শোনো] Galpa Shono: Bengali Translation of 'Suno Kahani From Katha Sarit Sagar'; 9788126015436; Published by Sahitya Akademi, Delhi.

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Preview of verse 12.7.109 in Bengali sript:
দিষ্ট্যা সিংহাদিসংকীর্ণা তীর্ণো ঽযমটবীমিমাম্ ।
জল্পত্স্বিবোত্ফুল্লমুখেষ্ব্ অন্যোন্যমবলোক্য তম্ ॥ ১০৯ ॥

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