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 3.30

अलं सजन्धर्मविधौ विधाता रुणद्धि मौनस्य मिषेण वाणीम् ।
तत्कण्ठमालिङ्ग्य रसस्य तृप्तां न वेद तां वेदजडः स वक्राम् ॥ ३० ॥

alaṃ sajandharmavidhau vidhātā ruṇaddhi maunasya miṣeṇa vāṇīm |
tatkaṇṭhamāliṅgya rasasya tṛptāṃ na veda tāṃ vedajaḍaḥ sa vakrām || 30 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 3.30 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 (3.30). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Alam, Ala, Sajat, Dharmavidhi, Vidhata, Mauna, Misha, Vani, Tat, Tad, Kantha, Alingya, Rasa, Tripta, Veda, Jada, Vakra,

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 3.30). 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: “alaṃ sajandharmavidhau vidhātā ruṇaddhi maunasya miṣeṇa vāṇīm
  • alam -
  • alam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sajan -
  • saj -> sajat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √saj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √saj class 1 verb]
    sañj -> sajat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sañj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √sañj class 1 verb]
  • dharmavidhau -
  • dharmavidhi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • vidhātā* -
  • vidhātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ruṇaddhi -
  • rudh (verb class 7)
    [present active third single]
  • maunasya -
  • mauna (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    mauna (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • miṣeṇa -
  • miṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    miṣa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • vāṇīm -
  • vāṇī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “tatkaṇṭhamāliṅgya rasasya tṛptāṃ na veda tāṃ vedajaḍaḥ sa vakrām
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kaṇṭham -
  • kaṇṭha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • āliṅgya -
  • āliṅgya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āliṅgya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rasasya -
  • rasa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • tṛptām -
  • tṛptā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    tṛp -> tṛptā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √tṛp class 1 verb], [accusative single from √tṛp class 4 verb], [accusative single from √tṛp class 5 verb], [accusative single from √tṛp class 6 verb]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • veda -
  • veda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vid (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • veda -
  • veda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vid (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • jaḍaḥ -
  • jaḍa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vakrām -
  • vakrā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 3.30

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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