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 14.2.111

ततः प्रभावतीविद्याबलेन निशि कल्पितान् ।
बुभुजाते ऽत्र तौ सद्यः स्वैर् अं भोगानुभावपि ॥ १११ ॥

tataḥ prabhāvatīvidyābalena niśi kalpitān |
bubhujāte 'tra tau sadyaḥ svair aṃ bhogānubhāvapi || 111 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 14.2.111 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 (14.2.111). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Prabhavat, Prabhavati, Vidyabala, Nish, Nishi, Kalpita, Atra, Sadyah, Sadya, Svairam, Svaira, Bhoga, Ubha, Api,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 14.2.111). 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: “tataḥ prabhāvatīvidyābalena niśi kalpitān
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • prabhāvatī -
  • prabhāvatī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    prabhāvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • vidyābalena -
  • vidyābala (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • niśi -
  • niśi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    niśi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    niśi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    niś (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • kalpitān -
  • kalpita (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    kḷp -> kalpita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √kḷp]
  • Line2: “bubhujāte 'tra tau sadyaḥ svair aṃ bhogānubhāvapi
  • bubhujāte' -
  • bhuj (verb class 6)
    [perfect middle third dual]
    bhuj (verb class 7)
    [perfect middle third dual]
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tau -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • sadyaḥ -
  • sadyaḥ (indeclinable)
    sadya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • svairam -
  • svairam (indeclinable)
    svaira (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svaira (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    svairā (noun, feminine)
  • bhogān -
  • bhoga (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ubhāva -
  • ubha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 14.2.111

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 14.2.111 in Bengali sript:
ততঃ প্রভাবতীবিদ্যাবলেন নিশি কল্পিতান্ ।
বুভুজাতে ঽত্র তৌ সদ্যঃ স্বৈর্ অং ভোগানুভাবপি ॥ ১১১ ॥

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