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 14.4.123

निनाय तानि चाहानि भार्याभिः सह तत्र सः ।
गौरिमुण्डपुरोद्यानवर्ती पानादिलीलया ॥ १२३ ॥

nināya tāni cāhāni bhāryābhiḥ saha tatra saḥ |
gaurimuṇḍapurodyānavartī pānādilīlayā || 123 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 14.4.123 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 (14.4.123). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Tani, Aha, Ahan, Bharya, Saha, Tatra, Sah, Gauri, Munda, Purodyana, Varti, Vartin, Pana, Ili, Ila,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 14.4.123). 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: “nināya tāni cāhāni bhāryābhiḥ saha tatra saḥ
  • nināya -
  • (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • tāni -
  • tānī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    tānī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    tānī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ahāni -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    ahan (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhāryābhiḥ -
  • bhāryā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental plural]
    bhṛ -> bhāryā (participle, feminine)
    [instrumental plural from √bhṛ]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • saḥ -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “gaurimuṇḍapurodyānavartī pānādilīlayā
  • gauri -
  • gaurī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • muṇḍa -
  • muṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    muṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    muṇḍ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • purodyāna -
  • purodyāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vartī -
  • vartī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    varti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vartin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pānād -
  • pāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    pāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ilī -
  • ilī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • ilayā -
  • ilā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 14.4.123

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 14.4.123 in Bengali sript:
নিনায তানি চাহানি ভার্যাভিঃ সহ তত্র সঃ ।
গৌরিমুণ্ডপুরোদ্যানবর্তী পানাদিলীলযা ॥ ১২৩ ॥

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