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 5.1

यावदागमयतेऽथ नरेन्द्रान्स स्वयंवरमहाय महीन्द्रः ।
तावदेव ऋषिरिन्द्रदिदृक्षुर्नारदस्त्रिदशधाम जगाम ॥ १ ॥

yāvadāgamayate'tha narendrānsa svayaṃvaramahāya mahīndraḥ |
tāvadeva ṛṣirindradidṛkṣurnāradastridaśadhāma jagāma || 1 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 5.1 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 (5.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yavat, Agama, Yat, Yata, Yati, Atha, Narendra, Svayamvara, Aha, Mahindra, Tavat, Eva, Rishi, Indra, Didrikshu, Narada, Tridasha, Dhama, Dhaman,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “yāvadāgamayate'tha narendrānsa svayaṃvaramahāya mahīndraḥ
  • yāvad -
  • yāvat (indeclinable)
    yāvat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yāvat (noun, masculine)
    yāvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • āgama -
  • āgama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āgama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yate' -
  • yat (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    yatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    yati (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    yata (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    yata (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    yati (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    i -> yat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yam -> yata (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √yam class 1 verb]
    yam -> yata (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √yam class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √yam class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √yam class 1 verb], [locative single from √yam class 1 verb]
    yam -> yatā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √yam class 1 verb], [vocative single from √yam class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √yam class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √yam class 1 verb]
    yat (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
  • narendrān -
  • narendra (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • svayaṃvaram -
  • svayaṃvara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svayaṃvara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    svayaṃvarā (noun, feminine)
  • ahāya -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • mahīndraḥ -
  • mahīndra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tāvadeva ṛṣirindradidṛkṣurnāradastridaśadhāma jagāma
  • tāvad -
  • tāvat (indeclinable)
    tāvat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tāvat (noun, masculine)
    tāvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • eva* -
  • eva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṛṣir -
  • ṛṣi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • indra -
  • indra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • didṛkṣur -
  • didṛkṣu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    didṛkṣu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • nāradas -
  • nārada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tridaśa -
  • tridaśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tridaśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhāma -
  • dhāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhāma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhāman (noun, masculine)
    dhāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    dhā (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • jagāma -
  • (verb class 3)
    [imperative active first plural]
    gam (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    gam (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    gam (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 5.1

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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