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 12.27.86

इति ध्यायन् स च प्राप स्वसैन्यं चिन्वद् आगतम् ।
तद्युक्तश् च सदारः स्वं चित्रकूटम् अगात् पुरम् ॥ ८६ ॥

iti dhyāyan sa ca prāpa svasainyaṃ cinvad āgatam |
tadyuktaś ca sadāraḥ svaṃ citrakūṭam agāt puram || 86 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.27.86 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 (12.27.86). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dhyayat, Prapa, Svasainya, Agata, Tad, Yukta, Sadara, Sva, Citrakuta, Aga, Pur, Pura,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.27.86). 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.

  • Line1: “iti dhyāyan sa ca prāpa svasainyaṃ cinvad āgatam”
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    iti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
  • dhyāyan -
  • dhyāyat (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dhyāyan (nominative single)
    dhyāyan (vocative single)
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • prāpa -
  • prāpa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    prāpa (vocative single)
    prāpa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    prāpa (vocative single)
  • svasainyam -
  • svasainya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    svasainyam (adverb)
    svasainyam (nominative single)
    svasainyam (accusative single)
  • cinva -
  • ci (verb class 5); (1 der.)
    cinu (imperative active second single)
  • ad -
  • ad (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    at (compound)
    at (adverb)
    at (nominative single)
    at (vocative single)
    ad (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    at (compound)
    at (adverb)
    at (nominative single)
    at (vocative single)
    at (accusative single)
  • āgatam -
  • āgata (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    āgatam (adverb)
    āgatam (accusative single)
    āgata (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    āgatam (adverb)
    āgatam (nominative single)
    āgatam (accusative single)
    āgatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    āgatam (adverb)
    ag (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    āgatam (imperfect active second dual)
  • Line2: “tadyuktaś ca sadāraḥ svaṃ citrakūṭam agāt puram”
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    tad (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    tat (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tad (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tat (compound)
    tat (nominative single)
    tat (accusative single)
  • yuktaś -
  • yukta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yuktaḥ (nominative single)
    yuj -> yukta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    yuktaḥ (nominative single), from √yuj (class 7 verb)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • sadāraḥ -
  • sadāra (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sadāraḥ (nominative single)
  • svam -
  • sva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    svam (adverb)
    svam (accusative single)
    svan (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    svam (adverb)
    svan (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    svam (adverb)
    sva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    svam (nominative single)
    svam (accusative single)
  • citrakūṭam -
  • citrakūṭa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    citrakūṭam (adverb)
    citrakūṭam (accusative single)
    citrakūṭa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    citrakūṭam (adverb)
    citrakūṭam (nominative single)
    citrakūṭam (accusative single)
    citrakūṭā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    citrakūṭam (adverb)
  • agāt -
  • aga (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    agāt (adverb)
    agāt (ablative single)
    aga (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    agāt (adverb)
    agāt (ablative single)
    (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    agāt (imperfect active third single)
    agāt (aorist active third single)
    (verb class 3); (1 der.)
    agāt (aorist active third single)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    agāt (imperfect active third single)
  • puram -
  • pura (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    puram (adverb)
    puram (accusative single)
    pura (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    puram (adverb)
    puram (nominative single)
    puram (accusative single)
    purā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    puram (adverb)
    pur (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    puram (accusative single)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.27.86

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 12.27.86 in Bengali sript:
ইতি ধ্যাযন্ স চ প্রাপ স্বসৈন্যং চিন্বদ্ আগতম্ ।
তদ্যুক্তশ্ চ সদারঃ স্বং চিত্রকূটম্ অগাত্ পুরম্ ॥ ৮৬ ॥

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