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 18.5.203

द्वादशाब्दश् च वयसा स बालो बालचापलात् ।
दासेरकं सवयसं लत्तया जात्वताडयत् ॥ २०३ ॥

dvādaśābdaś ca vayasā sa bālo bālacāpalāt |
dāserakaṃ savayasaṃ lattayā jātvatāḍayat || 203 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 18.5.203 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 (18.5.203). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dvadashabda, Vayas, Bala, Capala, Daseraka, Savayasa, Tta, Jatu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 18.5.203). 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: “dvādaśābdaś ca vayasā sa bālo bālacāpalāt
  • dvādaśābdaś -
  • dvādaśābda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vayasā -
  • vayas (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bālo* -
  • bāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bāla -
  • bāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bāla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cāpalāt -
  • cāpala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • Line2: “dāserakaṃ savayasaṃ lattayā jātvatāḍayat
  • dāserakam -
  • dāseraka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • savayasam -
  • savayasa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    savayasa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    savayasā (noun, feminine)
  • la -
  • la (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ttayā -
  • ttā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • jātva -
  • jātu (indeclinable)
    jātu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    jātu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    jātu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    jātū (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    jātū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    jātū (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • atāḍayat -
  • taḍ (verb class 0)
    [imperfect active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 18.5.203

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 18.5.203 in Bengali sript:
দ্বাদশাব্দশ্ চ বযসা স বালো বালচাপলাত্ ।
দাসেরকং সবযসং লত্তযা জাত্বতাডযত্ ॥ ২০৩ ॥

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