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 9.55

त्वयैकसत्या तनुतापशङ्कया ततो निवर्त्यं न मनः कथंचन ।
हिमोपमा तस्य परीक्षणक्षणे सतीषु वृत्तिः शतशो निरूपिता ॥ ५५ ॥

tvayaikasatyā tanutāpaśaṅkayā tato nivartyaṃ na manaḥ kathaṃcana |
himopamā tasya parīkṣaṇakṣaṇe satīṣu vṛttiḥ śataśo nirūpitā || 55 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 9.55 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 (9.55). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tva, Yushmad, Ekasati, Tanuta, Apashanka, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Nivartya, Mana, Manas, Katham, Katha, Cana, Himopama, Parikshana, Kshana, Sati, Vritti, Shatashah, Nirupita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “tvayaikasatyā tanutāpaśaṅkayā tato nivartyaṃ na manaḥ kathaṃcana
  • tvayai -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • ekasatyā -
  • ekasatī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • tanutā -
  • tanutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • apaśaṅkayā -
  • apaśaṅkā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • nivartyam -
  • nivartya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nivartya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nivartyā (noun, feminine)
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • manaḥ -
  • manas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    mana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kathañ -
  • katham (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    katham (indeclinable)
    katha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    katha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • cana -
  • cana (indeclinable)
    cana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    can (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “himopamā tasya parīkṣaṇakṣaṇe satīṣu vṛttiḥ śataśo nirūpitā
  • himopamā -
  • himopamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • parīkṣaṇa -
  • parīkṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣaṇe -
  • kṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • satīṣu -
  • satī (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • vṛttiḥ -
  • vṛtti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śataśo* -
  • śataśaḥ (indeclinable)
  • nirūpitā -
  • nirūpitā (noun, feminine)
    [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 9.55

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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