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 5.91

लोक एष परलोकमुपेता हा विहाय निधने धनमेकः ।
इत्यमुं खलु तदस्य निनीषत्यर्थिबन्धुरुदयद्दयचित्तः ॥ ९१ ॥

loka eṣa paralokamupetā hā vihāya nidhane dhanamekaḥ |
ityamuṃ khalu tadasya ninīṣatyarthibandhurudayaddayacittaḥ || 91 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 5.91 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 (5.91). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Loka, Esha, Paraloka, Upeta, Viha, Nidhana, Dhana, Eka, Itya, Khalu, Tada, Ninishat, Arthin, Bandhu, Uda, Yat, Yad, Daya, Citta,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line1: “loka eṣa paralokamupetā hā vihāya nidhane dhanamekaḥ”
  • loka* -
  • loka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    lokaḥ (nominative single)
  • eṣa -
  • eṣa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eṣa (vocative single)
    eṣa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    eṣa (nominative single)
    eṣ (verb class 1); (4 der.)
    eṣa (imperative active second single)
    eṣa (perfect active first single)
    eṣa (perfect active second plural)
    eṣa (perfect active third single)
    iṣ (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    eṣa (imperative active second single)
  • paralokam -
  • paraloka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    paralokam (adverb)
    paralokam (accusative single)
  • upetā* -
  • upeta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    upetāḥ (nominative plural)
    upetāḥ (vocative plural)
    upetā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    upetāḥ (nominative plural)
    upetāḥ (vocative plural)
    upetāḥ (accusative plural)
  • hā* -
  • ha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    hāḥ (nominative plural)
    hāḥ (vocative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    hāḥ (nominative plural)
    hāḥ (vocative plural)
    hāḥ (accusative plural)
  • vihāya -
  • vihāya (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    viha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vihāya (dative single)
    viha (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    vihāya (dative single)
  • nidhane -
  • nidhana (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    nidhane (locative single)
    nidhana (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    nidhane (nominative dual)
    nidhane (vocative dual)
    nidhane (accusative dual)
    nidhane (locative single)
    nidhanā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    nidhane (nominative dual)
    nidhane (vocative single)
    nidhane (vocative dual)
    nidhane (accusative dual)
  • dhanam -
  • dhana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dhanam (adverb)
    dhanam (accusative single)
    dhana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    dhanam (adverb)
    dhanam (nominative single)
    dhanam (accusative single)
  • ekaḥ -
  • eka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ekaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line2: “ityamuṃ khalu tadasya ninīṣatyarthibandhurudayaddayacittaḥ”
  • ityam -
  • itya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ityam (adverb)
    ityam (accusative single)
    itya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    ityam (adverb)
    ityam (nominative single)
    ityam (accusative single)
    ityā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ityam (adverb)
    i -> itya (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    ityam (accusative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    i -> itya (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    ityam (nominative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    ityam (accusative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
  • um -
  • u (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    um (accusative single)
  • khalu -
  • khalu (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    khalu (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    khalu (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    khalu (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    khalu (nominative single)
    khalu (vocative single)
    khalu (accusative single)
  • tadasya -
  • tada (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tadasya (genitive single)
    tada (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tadasya (genitive single)
  • ninīṣatya -
  • -> ninīṣat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    ninīṣati (locative single), from √
    -> ninīṣat (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    ninīṣatī (nominative dual), from √
    ninīṣatī (vocative dual), from √
    ninīṣatī (accusative dual), from √
    ninīṣati (locative single), from √
    (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    ninīṣati (present active third single)
  • arthi -
  • arthin (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    arthi (compound)
    arthi (adverb)
    arthin (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    arthi (compound)
    arthi (adverb)
    arthi (nominative single)
    arthi (vocative single)
    arthi (accusative single)
  • bandhur -
  • bandhu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bandhuḥ (nominative single)
  • uda -
  • uda (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    uda (vocative single)
    udan (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    uda (compound)
    ud (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    uda (imperative active second single)
  • yad -
  • yat (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    yad (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    yat (compound)
    yat (adverb)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (accusative single)
    i -> yat (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (vocative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (accusative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (accusative single)
  • daya -
  • daya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    daya (vocative single)
    daya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    daya (vocative single)
    de (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    daya (imperative active second single)
  • cittaḥ -
  • citta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    cittaḥ (nominative single)
    cit (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    cittaḥ (present active third dual)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 5.91

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)

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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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