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 13.1.99

दर्शयन्ती परावृत्य तनुं मुहुरिवैक्षत ।
सा मामपाङ्गविश्रान्ततारकान्तेन चक्षुषा ॥ ९९ ॥

darśayantī parāvṛtya tanuṃ muhurivaikṣata |
sā māmapāṅgaviśrāntatārakāntena cakṣuṣā || 99 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 13.1.99 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 (13.1.99). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Darshayat, Darshayanti, Tanu, Muhur, Iva, Mama, Anga, Vishranta, Taraka, Tad, Tena, Cakshusha, Cakshus,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 13.1.99). 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: “darśayantī parāvṛtya tanuṃ muhurivaikṣata
  • darśayantī -
  • dṛś -> darśayantī (participle, feminine)
    [compound from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśayat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √dṛś], [vocative dual from √dṛś], [accusative dual from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśayantī (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √dṛś]
  • parāvṛtya -
  • tanum -
  • tanu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • muhur -
  • muhur (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    muhur (indeclinable)
  • ivai -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • aikṣata -
  • īkṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperfect middle third single], [aorist middle third plural]
  • Line 2: “ māmapāṅgaviśrāntatārakāntena cakṣuṣā
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • māma -
  • māma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • -
  • pa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aṅga -
  • aṅga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aṅga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aṅg (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • viśrānta -
  • viśrānta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    viśrānta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tārakān -
  • tāraka (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • cakṣuṣā -
  • cakṣuṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    cakṣus (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    cakṣus (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 13.1.99

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 13.1.99 in Bengali sript:
দর্শযন্তী পরাবৃত্য তনুং মুহুরিবৈক্ষত ।
সা মামপাঙ্গবিশ্রান্ততারকান্তেন চক্ষুষা ॥ ৯৯ ॥

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