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 12.7.142

विभक्तैः पीवरैश्चाङ्गैर् भोगव्यायामसूचकैः ।
शंसतो गूढम् ऐश्वर्यम् अर्थार्थाश्रिततत्कलम् ॥ १४२ ॥

vibhaktaiḥ pīvaraiścāṅgair bhogavyāyāmasūcakaiḥ |
śaṃsato gūḍham aiśvaryam arthārthāśritatatkalam || 142 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.7.142 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 (12.7.142). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vibhakta, Pivara, Canga, Bhoga, Vyayama, Sucaka, Shamsat, Gudham, Gudha, Aishvarya, Arthartha, Ashrita, Tat, Tad, Kala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.7.142). 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: “vibhaktaiḥ pīvaraiścāṅgair bhogavyāyāmasūcakaiḥ
  • vibhaktaiḥ -
  • vibhakta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    vibhakta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • pīvaraiś -
  • pīvara (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    pīvara (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • cāṅgair -
  • cāṅga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    cāṅga (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • bhoga -
  • bhoga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhoga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vyāyāma -
  • vyāyāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sūcakaiḥ -
  • sūcaka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sūcaka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “śaṃsato gūḍham aiśvaryam arthārthāśritatatkalam
  • śaṃsato* -
  • śaṃs -> śaṃsat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √śaṃs class 1 verb], [ablative single from √śaṃs class 1 verb], [genitive single from √śaṃs class 1 verb]
    śaṃs -> śaṃsat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √śaṃs class 1 verb], [genitive single from √śaṃs class 1 verb]
    śaṃsat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śaṃsat (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śaṃsat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śaṃs (verb class 1)
    [present active third dual]
  • gūḍham -
  • gūḍham (indeclinable)
    gūḍha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    gūḍha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    gūḍhā (noun, feminine)
    guh -> gūḍha (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √guh class 1 verb]
    guh -> gūḍha (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √guh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √guh class 1 verb]
  • aiśvaryam -
  • aiśvarya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • arthārthā -
  • arthārtha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    arthārtha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    arthārthā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aśrita -
  • aśrita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aśrita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kalam -
  • kala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kalā (noun, feminine)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.7.142

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 12.7.142 in Bengali sript:
বিভক্তৈঃ পীবরৈশ্চাঙ্গৈর্ ভোগব্যাযামসূচকৈঃ ।
শংসতো গূঢম্ ঐশ্বর্যম্ অর্থার্থাশ্রিততত্কলম্ ॥ ১৪২ ॥

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