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 11.4

कुर्वद्भिरात्मभवसौरभसंप्रदानं भूपालचक्रचलचामरमारुतौघम् ।
आलोकनाय दिवि संचरतां सुराणां तत्रार्चनाविधिरभूदधिवासधूपैः ॥ ४ ॥

kurvadbhirātmabhavasaurabhasaṃpradānaṃ bhūpālacakracalacāmaramārutaugham |
ālokanāya divi saṃcaratāṃ surāṇāṃ tatrārcanāvidhirabhūdadhivāsadhūpaiḥ || 4 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 11.4 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 (11.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kurvat, Atmabhava, Saurabha, Sampradana, Bhupala, Cakra, Cala, Camaramaruta, Augha, Alokana, Div, Divi, Sancara, Sura, Tatra, Arcana, Avidhi, Adhivasa, Dhupa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “kurvadbhirātmabhavasaurabhasaṃpradānaṃ bhūpālacakracalacāmaramārutaugham
  • kurvadbhir -
  • kurvat (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    kurvat (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    kṛ -> kurvat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental plural from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ -> kurvat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental plural from √kṛ class 8 verb]
  • ātmabhava -
  • ātmabhava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ātmabhava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saurabha -
  • saurabha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saurabha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sampradānam -
  • sampradāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sampradāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • bhūpāla -
  • bhūpāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cakra -
  • cakra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cakra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    kṛ (verb class 5)
    [perfect active second plural]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    kṛ (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
    kṛ (verb class 6)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • cala -
  • cala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cal (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • cāmaramārutau -
  • cāmaramāruta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    cāmaramāruta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • augham -
  • augha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “ālokanāya divi saṃcaratāṃ surāṇāṃ tatrārcanāvidhirabhūdadhivāsadhūpaiḥ
  • ālokanāya -
  • ālokana (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    ālokana (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • divi -
  • divi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    divī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    div (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • sañcara -
  • sañcara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sañcara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • surāṇām -
  • sura (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sura (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    surā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • tatrā -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • ārcanā -
  • ārcana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ārcana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • avidhir -
  • avidhi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhūd -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [aorist active third single]
  • adhivāsa -
  • adhivāsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhūpaiḥ -
  • dhūpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 11.4

Cover of edition (1989)

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by Harekrishna Meher (1989)

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Cover of edition (2016)

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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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