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 5.74

सर्वतः कुशलवानसि कच्चित्त्वं स नैषध इति प्रतिभा नः ।
स्वासनार्धसुहृदस्त्वयि रेखां वीरसेननृपतेरिव विद्मः ॥ ७४ ॥

sarvataḥ kuśalavānasi kaccittvaṃ sa naiṣadha iti pratibhā naḥ |
svāsanārdhasuhṛdastvayi rekhāṃ vīrasenanṛpateriva vidmaḥ || 74 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 5.74 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 (5.74). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sarvatah, Sarvata, Kushalava, Kushalavat, Asi, Naishadha, Iti, Pratibha, Asmad, Svasana, Ardha, Suhrid, Suhrida, Yushmad, Rekha, Virasena, Nripati, Iva,

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 5.74). 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: “sarvataḥ kuśalavānasi kaccittvaṃ sa naiṣadha iti pratibhā naḥ
  • sarvataḥ -
  • sarvataḥ (indeclinable)
    sarvata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kuśalavān -
  • kuśalava (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    kuśalavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • asi -
  • asi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    asi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    asī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [present active second single]
  • Cannot analyse kaccittvam*sa
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • naiṣadha* -
  • naiṣadha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • pratibhā* -
  • pratibha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pratibhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • naḥ -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • Line 2: “svāsanārdhasuhṛdastvayi rekhāṃ vīrasenanṛpateriva vidmaḥ
  • svāsanā -
  • svāsana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ardha -
  • ardha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ardha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • suhṛdas -
  • suhṛd (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    suhṛd (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    suhṛda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tvayi -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [locative single]
  • rekhām -
  • rekhā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • vīrasena -
  • vīrasena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vīrasena (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nṛpater -
  • nṛpati (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • vidmaḥ -
  • vid (verb class 2)
    [present active first plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 5.74

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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