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 12.25.11

यस्यां स्तब्धत्वकार्कश्ये कुचेषु वरयोषिताम् ।
तासाम् एव भ्रुवोर् भङ्गो लोचनेषु च चापलम् ॥ ११ ॥

yasyāṃ stabdhatvakārkaśye kuceṣu varayoṣitām |
tāsām eva bhruvor bhaṅgo locaneṣu ca cāpalam || 11 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.25.11 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 (12.25.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yasya, Stabdhatva, Karkashya, Kuca, Varayoshit, Eva, Bhru, Bhanga, Locana, Capala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.25.11). 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: “yasyāṃ stabdhatvakārkaśye kuceṣu varayoṣitām
  • yasyām -
  • yasyā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • stabdhatva -
  • stabdhatva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kārkaśye -
  • kārkaśya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • kuceṣu -
  • kuca (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • varayoṣitām -
  • varayoṣit (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • Line 2: “tāsām eva bhruvor bhaṅgo locaneṣu ca cāpalam
  • tāsām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhruvor -
  • bhrū (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • bhaṅgo* -
  • bhaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • locaneṣu -
  • locana (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    locana (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cāpalam -
  • cāpala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.25.11

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 12.25.11 in Bengali sript:
যস্যাং স্তব্ধত্বকার্কশ্যে কুচেষু বরযোষিতাম্ ।
তাসাম্ এব ভ্রুবোর্ ভঙ্গো লোচনেষু চ চাপলম্ ॥ ১১ ॥

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