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 10.43

मायानलोदाहरणान्मिथस्तैरूचे समाः सन्त्यमुना कियन्तः ।
आत्मापकर्षे सति मत्सराणां द्विषः परस्पर्धनया समाधिः ॥ ४३ ॥

māyānalodāharaṇānmithastairūce samāḥ santyamunā kiyantaḥ |
ātmāpakarṣe sati matsarāṇāṃ dviṣaḥ paraspardhanayā samādhiḥ || 43 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 10.43 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 (10.43). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Maya, Ala, Alu, Udaharana, Mithah, Tad, Sama, Santya, Kiyat, Atman, Atma, Apakarsha, Sat, Sati, Matsara, Dvisha, Dvish, Paraspa, Naya, Samadhi,

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 10.43). 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: “māyānalodāharaṇānmithastairūce samāḥ santyamunā kiyantaḥ
  • māyān -
  • māya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • alo -
  • ala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    alu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    al (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • udāharaṇān -
  • udāharaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • mithas -
  • mithaḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    mithaḥ (indeclinable)
  • tair -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ūce -
  • samāḥ -
  • sama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    samā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • santyam -
  • santya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    santya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    santyā (noun, feminine)
  • unā -
  • u (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ū (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • kiyantaḥ -
  • kiyat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “ātmāpakarṣe sati matsarāṇāṃ dviṣaḥ paraspardhanayā samādhiḥ
  • ātmā -
  • ātman (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    ātmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • apakarṣe -
  • apakarṣa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    apakṛṣ (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • sati -
  • satī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sati (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • matsarāṇām -
  • matsara (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    matsara (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    matsarā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • dviṣaḥ -
  • dviṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    dviṣ (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • paraspar -
  • paraspa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    paraspa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    paraspā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    paraspā (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • ṛdha -
  • ṛdh (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • nayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    nayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • samādhiḥ -
  • samādhi (noun, masculine)
    [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 10.43

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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