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 3.118

स्तनद्वये तन्वि परं तवैव पृथौ यदि प्राप्स्यति नैषधस्य ।
अनल्पवैदग्ध्यविवर्धिनीनां पत्त्रावलीनां वलना समाप्तिम् ॥ ११८ ॥

stanadvaye tanvi paraṃ tavaiva pṛthau yadi prāpsyati naiṣadhasya |
analpavaidagdhyavivardhinīnāṃ pattrāvalīnāṃ valanā samāptim || 118 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 3.118 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 (3.118). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Stanat, Vaya, Tanu, Tanvi, Param, Para, Yushmad, Prith, Pritha, Prithi, Prithu, Yadi, Yad, Pra, Naishadha, Analpa, Vaidagdhya, Vivardhini, Pattravali, Valana, Samapti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “stanadvaye tanvi paraṃ tavaiva pṛthau yadi prāpsyati naiṣadhasya
  • stanad -
  • stan -> stanat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √stan class 1 verb], [vocative single from √stan class 1 verb], [accusative single from √stan class 1 verb]
  • vaye -
  • vaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    ve (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    vay (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • tanvi -
  • tanvī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    tanvin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    tanū (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • param -
  • param (indeclinable)
    para (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tavai -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
    tu (verb class 2)
    [imperative middle first single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • pṛthau -
  • pṛth (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    pṛtha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    pṛthi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    pṛthu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • yadi -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • prā -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    prā (Preverb)
  • āpsyati -
  • āp (verb class 5)
    [future active third single]
  • naiṣadhasya -
  • naiṣadha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    naiṣadha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “analpavaidagdhyavivardhinīnāṃ pattrāvalīnāṃ valanā samāptim
  • analpa -
  • analpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    analpa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vaidagdhya -
  • vaidagdhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vivardhinīnām -
  • vivardhinī (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • pattrāvalīnām -
  • pattrāvali (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • valanā -
  • valanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • samāptim -
  • samāpti (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 3.118

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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