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 12.19.151

तत्र कण्ठे गृहीत्वा तां तस्यां वाप्यां निपत्य सः ।
उत्तस्थौ स्वपुरोद्यानवापीमध्यात् तया सह ॥ १५१ ॥

tatra kaṇṭhe gṛhītvā tāṃ tasyāṃ vāpyāṃ nipatya saḥ |
uttasthau svapurodyānavāpīmadhyāt tayā saha || 151 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.19.151 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 (12.19.151). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatra, Kantha, Grihitva, Vapi, Vapya, Nipatya, Sah, Utta, Tha, Svapura, Udyana, Saha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.19.151). 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: “tatra kaṇṭhe gṛhītvā tāṃ tasyāṃ vāpyāṃ nipatya saḥ
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • kaṇṭhe -
  • kaṇṭha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kaṇṭh (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • gṛhītvā -
  • gṛhītvā (indeclinable)
    grah -> gṛhītvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √grah]
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • tasyām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • vāpyām -
  • vāpi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    vāpī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    vāpyā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    -> vāpyā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √]
    vap -> vāpyā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √vap]
  • nipatya -
  • nipatya (indeclinable)
  • saḥ -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “uttasthau svapurodyānavāpīmadhyāt tayā saha
  • uttas -
  • utta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ud -> utta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ud class 6 verb], [nominative single from √ud class 7 verb]
    und -> utta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √und class 6 verb], [nominative single from √und class 7 verb]
  • thau -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • svapuro -
  • svapura (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • udyāna -
  • udyāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāpīm -
  • vāpī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • adhyāt -
  • dhyā (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • tayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.19.151

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 12.19.151 in Bengali sript:
তত্র কণ্ঠে গৃহীত্বা তাং তস্যাং বাপ্যাং নিপত্য সঃ ।
উত্তস্থৌ স্বপুরোদ্যানবাপীমধ্যাত্ তযা সহ ॥ ১৫১ ॥

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