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 12.36.244

इति तस्मात्स मुनीन्द्रादाकर्ण्य वचोमृतं पिशङ्गजटात् ।
हृदि नरवाहनदत्तो धृतिमाधान्मदनमञ्चुकाप्राप्तौ ॥ २४४ ॥

iti tasmātsa munīndrādākarṇya vacomṛtaṃ piśaṅgajaṭāt |
hṛdi naravāhanadatto dhṛtimādhānmadanamañcukāprāptau || 244 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.36.244 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 (12.36.244). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Iti, Tasmat, Tad, Munindra, Vaca, Vacas, Mrita, Pishangajata, Hrid, Naravahanadatta, Dhritiman, Madanamancuka, Aprapta, Aprapti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.36.244). 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: “iti tasmātsa munīndrādākarṇya vacomṛtaṃ piśaṅgajaṭāt
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • tasmāt -
  • tasmāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • munīndrād -
  • munīndra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ākarṇya -
  • vaco -
  • vacas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vacas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vaca (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mṛtam -
  • mṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    mṛ -> mṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √mṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √mṛ class 6 verb]
    mṛ -> mṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √mṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √mṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √mṛ class 6 verb], [accusative single from √mṛ class 6 verb]
  • piśaṅgajaṭāt -
  • piśaṅgajaṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • Line 2: “hṛdi naravāhanadatto dhṛtimādhānmadanamañcukāprāptau
  • hṛdi -
  • hṛd (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • naravāhanadatto* -
  • naravāhanadatta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dhṛtimā -
  • dhṛtiman (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    dhṛtiman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • adhān -
  • dhā (verb class 1)
    [aorist active third single]
    dhā (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single], [imperfect active third plural], [aorist active third single]
    dhā (verb class 3)
    [aorist active third single]
    dhā (verb class 4)
    [aorist active third single]
  • madanamañcukā -
  • madanamañcukā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aprāptau -
  • aprāpta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    aprāpti (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.36.244

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 12.36.244 in Bengali sript:
ইতি তস্মাত্স মুনীন্দ্রাদাকর্ণ্য বচোমৃতং পিশঙ্গজটাত্ ।
হৃদি নরবাহনদত্তো ধৃতিমাধান্মদনমঞ্চুকাপ্রাপ্তৌ ॥ ২৪৪ ॥

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