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 9.51

भ्रमामि ते भैमि सरस्वतीरसप्रवाहचक्रेषु निपत्य कत्यदः ।
त्रपामपाकृत्य मनाक्कुरु स्फुटं कृतार्थनीयः कतमः सुरोत्तमः ॥ ५१ ॥

bhramāmi te bhaimi sarasvatīrasapravāhacakreṣu nipatya katyadaḥ |
trapāmapākṛtya manākkuru sphuṭaṃ kṛtārthanīyaḥ katamaḥ surottamaḥ || 51 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 9.51 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 (9.51). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Yushmad, Bhaimi, Sarasvati, Rasa, Pravaha, Cakra, Kati, Ada, Adah, Trapa, Sphuta, Kritarthaniya, Kata, Surottama,

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 9.51). 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.

  • Line1: “bhramāmi te bhaimi sarasvatīrasapravāhacakreṣu nipatya katyadaḥ”
  • bhramāmi -
  • bhram (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bhramāmi (present active first single)
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (locative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative single)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    tad (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (nominative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (2 der.)
    te (dative single)
    te (genitive single)
  • bhaimi -
  • bhaimi (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    bhaimī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    bhaimi (adverb)
    bhaimi (vocative single)
  • sarasvatīr -
  • sarasvatī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    sarasvatīḥ (accusative plural)
    sarasvatīḥ (accusative plural)
  • rasa -
  • rasa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    rasa (vocative single)
    ras (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    rasa (imperative active second single)
  • pravāha -
  • pravāha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pravāha (vocative single)
    pravāha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pravāha (vocative single)
  • cakreṣu -
  • cakra (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    cakreṣu (locative plural)
    cakra (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    cakreṣu (locative plural)
  • nipatya -
  • nipatya (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • katya -
  • kati (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    katī (nominative dual)
    katī (vocative dual)
    katī (accusative dual)
  • adaḥ -
  • ada (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    adaḥ (nominative single)
    ad (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    adaḥ (nominative plural)
    adaḥ (vocative plural)
    adaḥ (accusative plural)
    adaḥ (ablative single)
    adaḥ (genitive single)
    ad (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    adaḥ (ablative single)
    adaḥ (genitive single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    adaḥ (nominative single)
    adaḥ (accusative single)
    dṝ (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    adaḥ (imperfect active second single)
    adaḥ (imperfect active third single)
  • Line2: “trapāmapākṛtya manākkuru sphuṭaṃ kṛtārthanīyaḥ katamaḥ surottamaḥ”
  • trapām -
  • trapā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    trapām (accusative single)
  • apākṛtya -
  • manāk -
  • manāk (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • kuru -
  • kuru (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    kuru (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    kṛ (verb class 8); (1 der.)
    kuru (imperative active second single)
  • sphuṭam -
  • sphuṭam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    sphuṭa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sphuṭam (adverb)
    sphuṭam (accusative single)
    sphuṭa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sphuṭam (adverb)
    sphuṭam (nominative single)
    sphuṭam (accusative single)
    sphuṭā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sphuṭam (adverb)
  • kṛtārthanīyaḥ -
  • kṛtārthanīya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kṛtārthanīyaḥ (nominative single)
  • katam -
  • kata (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    katam (adverb)
    katam (accusative single)
  • aḥ -
  • a (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    aḥ (nominative single)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    aḥ (vocative single)
    (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    aḥ (vocative single)
  • surottamaḥ -
  • surottama (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    surottamaḥ (nominative single)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 9.51

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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