Naishadha-charita [sanskrit]

by K.K. Handiqui | 1965 | 29,064 words

The Sanskrit edition of the Naishadha-charita referencing the English translation and grammatical analysis. The Naishadha-charita is one of the mahakavyas (great epic poems) and deals with the famous story Of Nala and Damayanti, as found in the Mahabharata.

athādbhutenāstanimeṣamudramunnidralomānamamuṃ yuvānam |
dṛśā papustāḥ sudṛśaḥ samustāḥ sutā ca bhīmasya mahīmaghonaḥ || 1 ||
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kiyacciraṃ daivatabhāṣitāni nihnotumenaṃ prabhavantu nāma |
palālajālaiḥ pihitaḥ svayaṃ hi prakāśamāsādayatīkṣuḍimbhiḥ || 2 ||
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apāṅgamapyāpa dṛśorna raśmirnalasya bhaimīmabhilaṣya yāvat |
smarāśugaḥ subhruvi tāvadasyāṃ pratyaṅgamāpuṅkhaśikhaṃ mamajja || 3 ||
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yadakramaṃ vikramaśaktisāmyādupācaraddvāvapi pañcabāṇaḥ |
kathaṃ na vaimatyamamuṣya cakre śarairanardhārdhavibhāgabhāgbhiḥ || 4 ||
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tasminnalo'sāviti sānvarajyatkṣaṇaṃ kṣaṇaṃ kveha sa ityudāsta |
punaḥ sma tasyāṃ valate'sya cittaṃ dūtyādanenātha punarnyavarti || 5 ||
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kayācidālokya nalaṃ lalajje kayāpi tadbhāsi hṛdā mamajje |
taṃ kāpi mene smarameva kanyā bheje manobhūvaśabhūyamanyā || 6 ||
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kastvaṃ kuto veti na jātu śekustaṃ praṣṭumapyapratibhātibhārāt |
uttasthurabhyutthitivāñchayeva nijāsanānnekarasāḥ kṛśāṅgyaḥ || 7 ||
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svācchandyamānandaparamparāṇāṃ bhaimī tamālokya kimapyavāpa |
mahārayaṃ nirjhariṇīva vārāmāsādya dhārādharakelikālam || 8 ||
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tatraiva magnā yadapaśyadagre nāsyādṛgasthāṅgamayāsyadanyat |
nādāsyadasyai yadi buddhidhārāṃ vicchidya vicchidya cirānnimeṣa || 9 ||
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dṛśāpi sāliṅgitamaṅgamasya jagrāha nāgrāvagatāṅgaharṣaiḥ |
saṅgāntare'nantaramīkṣite tu nivṛtya sasmāra na pūrvadṛṣṭam || 10 ||
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hitvaikamasyāpaghanaṃ viśantī taddṛṣṭiraṅgāntarabhuktisīmām |
ciraṃ cakārobhayalābhalobhātsvabhāvalolā gatamāgataṃ || 11 ||
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nirīkṣitaṃ cāṅgamavīkṣitaṃ ca dṛśā pibantī rabhasena tasya |
samānamānandamiyaṃ dadhānā viveda bhedaṃ na vidarbhasubhruḥ || 12 ||
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sūkṣme ghane naiṣadhakeśapāśe nipatya nispandatarībhavadbhyām |
tasyānubandhaṃ na vimocya gantumapāri tallocanakhañjanābhyām || 13 ||
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bhūlokabharturmukhapāṇipādapadmaiḥ parīrambhamavāpya tasya |
damasvasurdṛṣṭisarojarājiściraṃ na tatyāja sabandhubandham || 14 ||
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tatkālamānandamayībhavantī bhavattarānirvacanīyamohā |
sā muktasaṃsāridaśārasābhyāṃ dvisvādamullāsamabhuṅkta miṣṭam || 15 ||
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dūte nalaśrībhṛti bhāvibhāvā kalaṅkinīyaṃ jani meti nūnam |
na saṃvyadhānnaiṣādhakāyamāyaṃ vidhiḥ svayaṃdūtamimāṃ pratīndram || 16 ||
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puṇye manaḥ kasya munerapi syātpramāṇamāste yadaghe'pi dhāvat |
taccinti cittaṃ parameśvarastu bhaktasya hṛṣyatkaruṇo ruṇiddhi || 17 ||
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sālīkadṛṣṭe madanonmadiṣṇuryathāpa śālīnatamā na maunam |
tathaiva tathye'pi nale na lebhe mugdheṣu kaḥ satyamṛṣāvivekaḥ || 18 ||
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vyarthībhavadbhāvapidhānayatnā svareṇa sātha ślathagadgadena |
sakhīcaye sādhvasabaddhavāci svayaṃ tamūce namadānanenduḥ || 19 ||
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natvā śiroratnarucāpi pādyaṃ saṃpādyamācāravidātithibhyaḥ |
priyākṣarālīrasadhārayāpi vaidhī vidheyā madhuparkatṛptiḥ || 20 ||
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svātmāpi śīlena tṛṇaṃ vidheyaṃ deyā vihāyāsanabhūrnijāpi |
ānandabāṣpairapi kalpyamambhaḥ pṛcchā vidheyā madhubhirvacobhiḥ || 21 ||
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padopahore'nupanamratāpi saṃbhāvyate'pāṃ tvarayāparādhaḥ |
tatkartumarhāñjalisañjanena svasaṃbhṛtiḥ prāñjalatāpi tāvat || 22 ||
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purā parityajya mayātyasarji svamāsanaṃ tatkimiti kṣaṇaṃ na |
anarhamapyetadalaṃkriyeta prayātumīhā yadi cānyato'pi || 23 ||
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nivedyatāṃ hanta samāpayantau śirīṣakoṣamradimābhimānam |
pādau kiyaddūramimau prayāse nidhitsate tucchadayaṃ manaste || 24 ||
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anāyi deśaḥ katamastvayādya vasantamuktasya daśāṃ vanasya |
tvadāptasaṃketatayā kṛtārthā śravyāpi nānena janena saṃjñā || 25 ||
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tīrṇaḥ kimarṇonidhireva naiṣa surakṣitebhūdiha yatpraveśaḥ |
phalaṃ kimetasya tu sāhasasya na tāvadadyāpi viniścinomi || 26 ||
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tava praveśe sukṛtāni heturmanye madakṣṇorapi tāvadatra |
na lakṣito rakṣibhaṭairyadābhyāṃ pīto'si tanvā jitapuṣpadhanvā || 27 ||
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yathā kṛtiḥ kācana te yathāvā dauvārikāndhaṃkaraṇī ca śaktiḥ |
rucyo rucībhirjitakāñcanībhistathāsi pīyūṣabhujāṃ sanābhiḥ || 28 ||
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na manmathastvaṃ sa hi nāstimūrtirna cāśvineyaḥ sa hi nādvitīyaḥ |
cihnaiḥ kimanyairathavā taveyaṃ śrīreva tābhyāmadhiko viśeṣaḥ || 29 ||
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ālokatṛptīkṛtaloka yastvāmasūta pīyūṣamayūkhamenam |
kaḥ spardhituṃ dhāvati sādhu sārdhamudanvatā nanvayamanvavāyaḥ || 30 ||
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bhūyo'pi bālā nalasundaraṃ taṃ matvāmaraṃ rakṣijanākṣibandhāt |
ātithyacāṭūnyapadiśya tatsthāṃ śriyaṃ priyāsyāstutava stutaḥ sā || 31 ||
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vāgjanmavaiphalyamasahyaśalyaṃ guṇādbhute vastuni maunitā cet |
khalatvamalpīyasi jalpite tu tadastu bandibhramabhūmitaiva || 32 ||
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kaṃdarpa evedamavindata tvāṃ puṇyena manye punaranyajanma |
caṇḍīśacaṇḍākṣihutāśakuṇḍe juhāva yanmandiramindriyāṇām || 33 ||
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śobhāyaśobhirjitaśaivaśailaṃ karoṣi lajjāgurumaulimailam |
dasrau haṭhaśrīharaṇādudasrau kaṃdarpamapyujjhitarūpadarpam || 34 ||
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avaimi haṃsāvalayo valakṣāstvatkāntikīrteścapalāḥ pulākāḥ |
uḍḍīya yuktaṃ patitāḥ sravantīveśantapūraṃ paritaḥ plavante || 35 ||
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bhavatpadāṅguṣṭhamapi śritā śrīrdhruvaṃ na labdhā kusumāyudhena |
ratīśajetuḥ khalu cihnamasminnardhendurāste nakhaveṣadhārī || 36 ||
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rājā dvijānāmanumāsabhinnaḥ pūrṇāṃ tanūkṛtya tanūṃ tapobhiḥ |
kuhūṣu dṛśyetaratāṃ kimtya sāyujyamāpnoti bhavanmukhasya || 37 ||
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kṛtvā dṛśau te bahuvarṇacitre kiṃ kṛṣṇasārasya tayormṛgasya |
adūrajāgradvidarapraṇālīrekhāmayacchadvidhirardhacandram || 38 ||
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mugdhaḥ sa mohātsubhagānna dehāddadbhavadbhrūracanāya cāpam |
bhrūbhaṅgajeyastava yanmanobhūranena rūpeṇa yadātadābhūt || 39 ||
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mṛgasya netradvitayaṃ tavāsye vidhau vidhutvānumitasya dṛśyam |
tasyaiva cañcatkacapāśaveṣaḥ pucchaḥ sphuraccāmaraguccha eṣaḥ || 40 ||
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āstāmanaṅgīkaraṇādbhavena dṛśyaḥ smaro neti purāṇavāṇī |
tavaiva dehaṃ śritayā śriyeti navastu vastu pratibhātivādaḥ || 41 ||
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tvayā jagatyuccitakāntisāre yadindunāśīli śiloñchavṛttiḥ |
āropi tanmāṇavako'pi maulau sa yajvarājye'pi maheśvareṇa || 42 ||
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ādehadāhaṃ kusumāyudhasya vidhāya saundaryakathādaridram |
tvadaṅgaśilpātpunarīśvareṇa cireṇa jāne jagadanvakampi || 43 ||
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mahī kṛtārthā yadi mānavo'si jitaṃ divā yadyamareṣu ko'pi |
kulaṃ tvayālaṃkṛtamauragaṃ cennādho'pi kasyopari nāgalokaḥ || 44 ||
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seyaṃ na dhatte'nupapattimuccairmaccittavṛttistvayi cintyamāne |
mamau sa bhadraṃ culuke samudrastvayāttagāmbhīryamahattvamudraḥ || 45 ||
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saṃsārasindhāvanubimbamatra jāgarti jāne tava vairaseniḥ |
bimbānubimbau hi vihāya dhāturna jātu dṛṣṭātisarūpasṛṣṭiḥ || 46 ||
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iyatkṛtaṃ kena mahījagatyāmaho mahīyaḥ sukṛtaṃ janena |
pādau yamuddiśya tavāpi padyārajaḥsu padmasrajamārabhete || 47 ||
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bravīti te kiṃ kimiyaṃ na jāne saṃdehadolāmavalambya saṃvit |
kasyāpi dhanysya gṛhātithistvamalīkasaṃbhāvanayāthavālam || 48 ||
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prāptaiva tāvattava rūpasṛṣṭiṃ nipīya dṛṣṭirjanuṣaḥ phalaṃ me |
api śrutī nāmṛtamādriyetāṃ tayoḥ prasādīkuruṣe giraṃ cet || 49 ||
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itthaṃ madhūtthaṃ rasamudgirantī tadoṣṭhabandhūkadhanurvisṛṣṭā |
karṇātprasūnāśugapañcabāṇī vāṇīmiṣeṇāsya mano viveśa || 50 ||
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amujjadākaṇṭhamaṃsau sudhāsu priyaṃ priyāyā vacanaṃ nipīya |
dviṣanmukhe'pi svadate stutiryā tanmi(nmṛ)ṣṭatā neṣṭamukhe tvameyā || 51 ||
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paurastyaśailaṃ janatopanītāṃ gṛhṇanyathāhnaḥ patirarghyapūjām |
tathātitheyīmatha saṃpratīcchanpriyārpitāmāsanamāsasāda || 52 ||
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ayodhi taddhairyamanobhavābhyāṃ tāmeva bhaimīmavalambya bhūmim |
āha sma yatra smaracāpamantaśchinnaṃ bhruvau tajjayabhaṅgavārtām || 53 ||
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atha smarājñāmavadhīrya dhairyādūce sa tadvāgupavīṇito'pi |
vivekadhārāśatadhautamantaḥ satāṃ na kāmaḥ kaluṣīkaroti || 54 ||
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haritpatīnāṃ sadasaḥ pratīhi tvadīyamevātithimāgataṃ mām |
vahantamantarguruṇādareṇa prāṇāniva svaḥprabhuvācikāni || 55 ||
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viramyatāṃ bhūtavatī saparyā niviśyatāmāsanamujjhitaṃ kim |
yā dūtatā naḥ phalinā vidheyā saivātitheyī pṛthurudbhavitrī || 56 ||
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kalyāṇi kalyāni tavāṅgakāni kaccittamāṃ cittamanāvilaṃ te |
alaṃ vilambena giraṃ madīyāmākarṇayākarṇataṭāyatākṣi || 57 ||
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kaumāramārabhya gaṇā guṇānāṃ haranti te dikṣu dhṛtādhipatyān |
surādhirājaṃ salilādhipaṃ ca hutāśanaṃ caryamanandanaṃ ca || 58 ||
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caracciraṃ śaiśavayauvanīyadvairājyabhāji tvayi khedameti |
teṣāṃ rucaścauratareṇa cittaṃ pañceṣuṇā luṇṭhitadhairyavittam || 59 ||
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teṣāmidānīṃ kila kevalaṃ sā hṛdi tvadāśā vilasatyajasram |
āśāstu nāsādya tanūrudārāḥ pūrvādayaḥ pūrvavadātmadārāḥ || 60 ||
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anena sārdhaṃ tava yauvanena koṭiṃ parāmacchiduro'dhyarohat |
premāpi tanvi tvayi vāsavasya guṇo'pi cāpe sumanaḥśarasya || 61 ||
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prācīṃ prayāte virahādayaṃ te tāpācca rūpācca śaśāṅkaśaṅkī |
parāparādhairnidadhāti bhānau ruṣāruṇaṃ locanavṛndamindraḥ || 62 ||
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trinetramāṭreṇa ruṣā kṛtaṃ yattadeva yo'dyāpi na saṃvṛṇoti |
na veda ruṣṭe'dya sahasranetre gantā sa kāmaḥ khalu kāmavasthām || 63 ||
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pikasya vāṅmātrākṛtādvyalīkānna sa prabhurnandati nandane'pi |
bālasya cūḍāśaśino'parādhānnārādhanaṃ śilati śūlino'pi || 64 ||
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tamomayīkṛtya diśaḥ parāgaiḥ smareṣavaḥ śakradṛśāṃ diśanti |
kuhūgiraścañcupuṭaṃ dvijasya rākārajanyāmapi satyavācam || 65 ||
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śaraiḥ prasūnaistudataḥ smarasya smartuṃ sa kiṃ nāśaninā karoti |
abhedyamasyāhaha varma na syādanaṅgatā cedgiriśaprasādaḥ || 66 ||
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dhṛtādhṛtestasya bhavadviyogādanyānyaśayyāracanāya lūnaiḥ |
apyanyadāridryaharāḥ pravālaijītā daridrāstaravo'marāṇām || 67 ||
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ravairguṇāsphālabhavaiḥ smarasya svarṇāthakarṇau badhirāvabhūtām |
guroḥ śṛṇotu smaramohanidrāprabodhadakṣāṇi kimakṣarāṇi || 68 ||
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anaṅgatāpapraśamāya tasya kadarthyamānā muhurāmṛṇālam |
madhaumadhau nākanadīnalinyo varaṃ vahantāṃ śiśire'nurāgam || 69 ||
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damasvasaḥ seyamupaiti tṛṣṇā harerjagatyagrimalekhyalakṣmīm |
dṛśāṃ yadabdhistava nāma dṛṣṭitribhāgalobhārtimasau bibharti || 70 ||
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agnyāhitā nityamupāsate yāṃ dedīpyamānāṃ tanumaṣṭāmūrteḥ |
āśāpatiste damayanti so'pi smareṇa dāsībhavituṃ nyadeśi || 71 ||
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tvadgocarastaṃ khalu pañcabāṇaḥ karoti saṃtāpya tathā vinītam |
svayaṃ yathā svāditataptabhūyaḥ paraṃ na saṃtāpayitā sa bhūyaḥ || 72 ||
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adāhi yastena daśārdhabāṇaḥ purāpurārernayanālayena |
na nirdahaṃstaṃ bhavadakṣivāsī na vairaśuddheradhunādhamarṇaḥ || 73 ||
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somāya kupyanniva viprayuktaḥ sa somamācāmati dūyamānam |
nāmāpi jāgarti hi yatra śatrostejasvinastaṃ katame sahante || 74 ||
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śarairajasraṃ kusumāyudhasya kadarthyamānastaruṇi tvadarthe |
abhyarcayadbhirvinivedyamānādapyeṣa manye kusumādbibheti || 75 ||
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smarendhane vakṣasi tena dattā saṃvartikā śaivalavallicitrā |
rarāja cetobhavapāvakasya dhūmāvilā kīlaparampareva || 76 ||
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putrī suhṛdyena saroruhāṇāṃ yatpreyasī candanavāsitā dik |
dhairyaṃ vibhuḥ so'pi tayaiva hetoḥ smarapratāpajvalane juhāva || 77 ||
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taṃ dahyamānairapi manmathaidhaṃ hastairupāste malayaḥ pravālaiḥ |
kṛcchre'pyasau nojjhati tasya sevāṃ sadā yadāśāmavalambate yaḥ || 78 ||
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smarasya kīrtyeva sitīkṛtāni taddoḥpratāpairiva tāpitāni |
aṅgāni dhatte sa bhavadviyogātpāṇḍūni caṇḍajvarajarjarāṇi || 79 ||
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yastanvi bhartā ghusṛṇena sāyaṃ diśaḥ samālambhanakautukinyāḥ |
tadā sa cetaḥ prajighāya tubhyaṃ yadā gato naiti nivṛtya pānthaḥ || 80 ||
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tathā na tāpāya payonidhīnāmaśvāmukhotthaḥ kṣudhitaḥ śikhāvān |
nijaḥ patiḥ saṃprati vāripopi yathā hṛdisthaḥ smaratāpaduḥsthaḥ || 81 ||
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atpratyuta tvanmṛdubāhuvallīsmṛtisrajaṃ gumphati durvinītā |
tato vidhatte'dhikameva tāpaṃ tena śritā śaityaguṇā mṛṇālī || 82 ||
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nyastaṃ tatastena mṛṇāladaṇḍakhaṇḍaṃ babhāse hṛdi tāpabhāji |
taccittamagnairmadanasya bāṇaiḥ kṛtaṃ śatacchidramiva kṣaṇena || 83 ||
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iti trilokītilakeṣu teṣu manobhuvo vikramakāmacāraḥ |
amoghamastraṃ bhavatīmavāpya madāndhatānargalacāpalasya || 84 ||
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sārotthadhāreva sudhārasasya svayaṃvaraḥ śvo bhavitā taveti |
saṃtarpayantī hṛdayāni teṣāṃ śrutiḥ śrutī nākajuṣāmayāsīt || 85 ||
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samaṃ sapatnībhavaduḥkhatīkṣṇaiḥ svadāranāsāpathikairmarudbhiḥ |
anaṅgaśauryānalatāpaduḥsthairatha pratasthe haritāṃ marudbhiḥ || 86 ||
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apāstapātheyasudhopayogaistvaccumbinaiva svamanorathena |
kṣudhaṃ ca nirvāpayatā tṛṣaṃ ca svādīyasā'dhvā gamitaḥ sukhaṃ taiḥ || 87 ||
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priyā manobhūśaradāvadāhe devīstvadarthena nimajjayadbhiḥ |
sureṣu sāraiḥ kriyate'dhunā taiḥ pādārpaṇānugrahabhūriyaṃ bhūḥ || 88 ||
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alaṃkṛtāsannamahīvibhāgairayaṃ janastairamarairbhavatyām |
avāpito jaṅgamalekhalakṣmīṃ nikṣipya saṃdeśamayākṣarāṇi || 89 ||
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ekaikamete parirabhya pīnastanopapīḍaṃ tvayi saṃdiśanti |
tvaṃ mūrcchatāṃ naḥ smarabhillaśalyairmude viśalyauṣadhivalliredhi || 90 ||
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tvatkāntimasmābhirayaṃ pipāsanmanorathāśvāsanayaikayaiva |
nijaḥ kaṭākṣaḥ khalu vipralabhyaḥ kiyanti yāvadbhaṇa vāsarāṇi || 91 ||
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nije sṛjāsmāsu bhuje bhajantyāvādityavarge pariveṣaveṣam |
prasīda nirvāpaya tāpamaṅgairanaṅgalīlālaharītuṣāraiḥ || 92 ||
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dayasva kiṃ ghātayasi tvamasmānanaṅgacaṇḍālaśarairadṛśyaiḥ |
bhinnā varaṃ tīkṣṇakaṭākṣabāṇaiḥ premastava premarasātpavitraiḥ || 93 ||
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tvadarthinaḥ santu parassahasrāḥ prāṇāstu nastvaccaraṇaprasādaḥ |
viśaṅkase kaitavanartitaṃ cedantaścaraḥ pañcazaraḥ pramāṇam || 94 ||
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asmākamadhyāsitametadantastāvadbhavatyā hṛdayaṃ cirāya |
bahistvayālaṃkriyatāmidānīmuro muraṃ vidviṣataḥ śriyeva || 95 ||
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dayodayaścetasi cettavābhūdalaṃkuru dyāṃ viphalo vilambaḥ |
bhuvaḥ svarādeśamathācarāmo bhūmau dhṛtiṃ yāsi yadi svabhūmau || 96 ||
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dhinoti nāsmāñjalajena pūjā tvayānvahaṃ tanvi vitanyamānā |
tava prasādopanate tu maulau pūjāstu nastvatpadapaṅkajābhyām || 97 ||
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svarṇairvitīrṇaiḥ karavāma vāmanetre bhavatyā kimupāsanāsu |
aṅga tvadaṅgāni nipītapītadarpāṇi pāṇiḥ khalu yācate naḥ || 98 ||
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vayaṃ kalādā iva durvidagdhaṃ tvadgaurimaspardhi dahema hema |
prasūnanārācaśarāsanena sahaikavaṃśaprabhavabhru babhu || 99 ||
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sudhāsaraḥsu tvadanaṅgatāpaḥ śānto na naḥ kiṃ punarapsaraḥsu |
nirvāti tu tvanmamatākṣareṇa sūnāśugeṣormadhusīkareṇa || 10 ||
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khaṇḍaḥ kimu tvadgira eva khaṇḍaḥ kiṃ śarkarā tatpathaśarkaraiva |
kṛśāṅgi tadbhaṅgirasotthakacchatṛṇaṃ na dikṣu prathitaṃ tadikṣuḥ || 101 ||
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dadāma kiṃ te sudhayā'dhareṇa tvadāsya eva svayamāsyate hi |
candraṃ vijitya svayameva bhāvi tvadānanaṃ tanmakhabhāgabhoji || 102 ||
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priye vṛṇīṣvāmarabhāvamasmaditi trapākṛdvacanaṃ na kiṃ naḥ |
tvatpādapadme śaraṇaṃ praviśya svayaṃ vayaṃ yena jijīviṣāmaḥ || 103 ||
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nāsmākamasmānmadanāpamṛtyostrāṇāya pīyūṣarasāyanāni |
prasīda tasmādadhikaṃ nijaṃ tu prayaccha pātuṃ radanacchadaṃ naḥ || 104 ||
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pṛṣṭaḥ svaiścāparopaiḥ saha sa hi makareṇātmabhūḥ ketunā'bhūddhattāṃ nastvatprasādādatha manasijatāṃ mānaso nandanaḥ san |
bhrūbhyāṃ te tanvi dhanvī bhavatu tava sitairjaitrabhallaḥ smitaiḥ stādastu tvannetracañcattaraśapharayugādhīnamīnadhvajāṅkaḥ || 105 ||
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svapnena prāpitāyāḥ pratirajani tava śrīṣu magnaḥ kaṭākṣaḥ śrotre gītāmṛtābdhau tvagapi nanu tanūmañjarīsaukumārye |
nāsā śvāsādhivāse'dharamadhuni rasajñā caritreṣu cittaṃ tannastanvaṅgi kaiścinna karaṇahariṇairvāgurā laṅghitāsi || 106 ||
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iti dhṛtasurasārthavācikasraṅnijarasanātalapattrahārakasya |
saphalaya mama dūtatāṃ vṛṇīṣva svayamavadhārya digīśamekameṣu || 107 ||
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ānandayendramatha manmathamagnamagniṃ kelībhiruddhara tanūdari nūtanābhiḥ |
āsādayoditadayaṃ śamane mano vā no vā yadītthamatha tadvaruṇaṃ vṛṇīthāḥ || 108 ||
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śrīharṣaṃ kavirājarājimukuṭālaṃkārahīraḥ sutaṃ śrīhīraḥ suṣuve jitendriyacayaṃ māmalladevī ca yam |
tasyāgādayamaṣṭamaḥ kavikulādṛṣṭādhvapānthe mahākāvye cāruṇi naiṣadhīyacarite sargo nisargojjvalaḥ || 109 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Chapter 8

Cover of edition (1965)

Naisadhacarita of Sriharsa (An old and Rare Book)
by K.K. Handiqui (1965)

Sanskrit Text With English Translation; Includes notes, vocabulary; appendices and commentary extracts.

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Cover of edition (1989)

Philosophical Reflections in the Naisadhacarita
by Harekrishna Meher (1989)

English (Hardcover)

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Cover of edition (2016)

The Naisadhiyacarita and Literary Community in South Asia
by Deven M. Patel (2016)

English (Hardcover)

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Cover of edition (2013)

Naishadhiya Charitam of Mahakavi Shri Harsha
by Dr. Devarshi Sanadhya Shastri (2013)

Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation; Set of 2 Volumes ; Krishnadas Sanskrit Series 52; Includes Jivatu Commentary of Mallinath and Candrika Hindi Commentary

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Cover of edition (2015)

Nala and Damayanti
by B.N. Goswamy (2015)

A Great Series of Paintings of An Old Indian Romance; Foreword by Karan Sing.

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