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 12.7.123

तच् छ्रुत्वा श्रद्धितवचास्तेन राजसुतो ऽथ सः ।
मात्रा निसृष्टं तद्द्रव्यमदात्तस्मै द्विजन्मने ॥ १२३ ॥

tac chrutvā śraddhitavacāstena rājasuto 'tha saḥ |
mātrā nisṛṣṭaṃ taddravyamadāttasmai dvijanmane || 123 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.7.123 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 (12.7.123). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shraddhita, Vaca, Vacas, Tad, Tena, Rajasuta, Atha, Sah, Matra, Nisrishta, Tat, Dravya, Ada, Dvijanman, Dvijanmana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.7.123). 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: “tac chrutvā śraddhitavacāstena rājasuto 'tha saḥ
  • tac -
  • Cannot analyse chrutvā*śr
  • śraddhita -
  • śraddhita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śraddhita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vacās -
  • vaca (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vacā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    vacas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • rājasuto' -
  • rājasuta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • saḥ -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “mātrā nisṛṣṭaṃ taddravyamadāttasmai dvijanmane
  • mātrā* -
  • mātra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mātrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • nisṛṣṭam -
  • nisṛṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nisṛṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nisṛṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dravyam -
  • dravya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dravya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dravyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • adāt -
  • ada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    ada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [aorist active third single]
    (verb class 3)
    [aorist active third single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single], [aorist active third single]
    (verb class 4)
    [aorist active third single]
  • tasmai -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • dvijanmane -
  • dvijanman (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    dvijanman (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    dvijanmanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.7.123

Cover of edition (2005)

Kathasaritsagar
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 12.7.123 in Bengali sript:
তচ্ ছ্রুত্বা শ্রদ্ধিতবচাস্তেন রাজসুতো ঽথ সঃ ।
মাত্রা নিসৃষ্টং তদ্দ্রব্যমদাত্তস্মৈ দ্বিজন্মনে ॥ ১২৩ ॥

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