The Kathāsaritsāgara is a famous 11th-century collection of Indian legends, fairy tales and folk tales as retold in Sanskrit by a Shaiva named Somadeva [hi]. the 10th Book of the Katha-sarit-sagara with some omissions. Kathasaritsagara or Ocean of the. Streams of Story Bogams, Telugu dancing-girls, I,. ,. Kathāsaritsāgara by Somadeva Bhaṭṭa; 25 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fairy tales, Folk literature, Folklore, Hindu Mythology.

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Kaathasaritsagara 8 – Java. Foreword to volume 1. Part 1 – Betel-Chewing in India prior to a. Part 2 – Northern and Central India. Part 13 – Micronesia. Foreword to volume 9. Part 5 – The Malay Peninsula.

Presently available are its two Sanskrit recensions, the Brihatkathamanjari by Kshemendra and the Kathasaritsagara by Somadeva. Foreword to volume 3.

Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story)

Foreword to volume 5. However, none of these recensions necessarily derives directly from Gunadhya, each may have an intermediate versions. Preface to volume 6. Views Read Edit View history. Telguu 16th century folio from an Indian retelling of the Kathasaritsagara.


Kathasaritsagara A 16th century folio from an Indian retelling of the Kathasaritsagara. Foreword to volume 6. Introduction to the tradition of Betel-chewing. Part 12 – Southern China.

Preface to volume 3. The book was a favourite of scholar of Buddhism Herbert V. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Tlugu using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Part 11 – Philippine Islands. The King and the Two Wise Birds.

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Part 9 – Borneo. Part 20 teougu Tikopia Island. Part 19 – The Solomon Islands. Part 4 – Assam, Burma, Annam and Siam. This page was last edited on 22 Octoberat Foreword to volume 7. New York University Press,p.

Articles which use infobox templates with no data rows Interlanguage link template link number Articles with Internet Archive links Articles with Project Gutenberg links Articles with LibriVox links. Part 10 – Celebes. Of course, I would always recommend buying the book so you get the latest edition.


Katha Sarit Sagara Original Text

Part 16 – The Marianne Islands. Part 14 – The Pelew Islands. The full text of the Kathasaritsagara the Ocean of Story in English is available here and publically accesible free to read online. Sanskrit literature Literature featuring anthropomorphic characters 11th-century books Collections of fairy tales.

Part 17 – Melanesia. The King who married his Dependent to a Nereid. Click here to login or click here to become a member.