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.

Verse 1.116

यदम्बुपूरप्रतिबिम्बितायतिर्मरुत्तरङ्गैस्तरलस्तटद्रुमः ।
निमज्ज्य मैनाकमहीभृतः सतस्ततान पक्षान्धुवतः सपक्षताम् ॥ ११६ ॥

yadambupūrapratibimbitāyatirmaruttaraṅgaistaralastaṭadrumaḥ |
nimajjya mainākamahībhṛtaḥ satastatāna pakṣāndhuvataḥ sapakṣatām || 116 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 1.116 is contained in the book Naisadhacarita of Sriharsa (An old and Rare Book) by K.K. Handiqui. 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 (1.116). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yat, Yad, Ambu, Pura, Pratibimbita, Ayati, Marutta, Ranga, Tarala, Tatadruma, Majjya, Mainaka, Ahi, Bhrit, Bhrita, Satah, Sat, Sata, Paksha, Sapakshata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 1.116). 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: “yadambupūrapratibimbitāyatirmaruttaraṅgaistaralastaṭadrumaḥ
  • yad -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ambu -
  • ambu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ambu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ambu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • pūra -
  • pūra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pūra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pratibimbitā -
  • pratibimbitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pratibimbita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pratibimbita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ayatir -
  • ayati (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • marutta -
  • marutta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • raṅgais -
  • raṅga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    raṅga (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • taralas -
  • tarala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • taṭadrumaḥ -
  • taṭadruma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “nimajjya mainākamahībhṛtaḥ satastatāna pakṣāndhuvataḥ sapakṣatām
  • ni -
  • ni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
  • majjya -
  • majj -> majjya (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √majj]
    majj -> majjya (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √majj]
    majj -> majjya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √majj]
    majj -> majjya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √majj]
    majj -> majjya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √majj]
  • mainākam -
  • maināka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ahī -
  • ahī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    ahī (noun, masculine)
    ahi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • bhṛtaḥ -
  • bhṛt (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhṛt (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bhṛ (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • satas -
  • sataḥ (indeclinable)
    sat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tatāna -
  • tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • pakṣān -
  • pakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • dhuvataḥ -
  • dhū (verb class 6)
    [present active third dual]
  • sapakṣatām -
  • sapakṣatā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 1.116

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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