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 13.1.3

कवीन्द्रमानसाम्भोजनिवासभ्रमरीं नुमः ।
देवीं सहृदयानन्दशब्दमूर्ति सरस्वतीम् ॥ ३ ॥

kavīndramānasāmbhojanivāsabhramarīṃ numaḥ |
devīṃ sahṛdayānandaśabdamūrti sarasvatīm || 3 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 13.1.3 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 (13.1.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kavindra, Anasa, Bhojani, Vasa, Bhramari, Devi, Sahridaya, Anda, Shabda, Murti, Sarasvati,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 13.1.3). 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: “kavīndramānasāmbhojanivāsabhramarīṃ numaḥ
  • kavīndram -
  • kavīndra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ānasām -
  • ānasā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • bhojani -
  • bhojanī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • vāsa -
  • vāsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhramarīm -
  • bhramarī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • numaḥ -
  • nu (verb class 2)
    [present active first plural]
  • Line 2: “devīṃ sahṛdayānandaśabdamūrti sarasvatīm
  • devīm -
  • devī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • sahṛdayān -
  • sahṛdaya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • anda -
  • anda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anda (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    and (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • śabda -
  • śabda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mūrti -
  • mūrti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    mūrti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    mūrtī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    mūrtī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    mūrtī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • sarasvatīm -
  • sarasvatī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 13.1.3

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 13.1.3 in Bengali sript:
কবীন্দ্রমানসাম্ভোজনিবাসভ্রমরীং নুমঃ ।
দেবীং সহৃদযানন্দশব্দমূর্তি সরস্বতীম্ ॥ ৩ ॥

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