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 12.40

आचूडाग्रममज्जयज्जयपटुर्यच्छल्यदण्डानयं संरम्भे रिपुराजकुञ्जरघटाकुम्भस्थलेषु स्थिरान् ।
सा सेवास्य पृथुः प्रसीदति तया नास्मै कुतस्त्वत्कुचस्पर्धागर्धिषु तेषु तान्धृतवते दण्डान्प्रदण्डानपि ॥ ४० ॥

ācūḍāgramamajjayajjayapaṭuryacchalyadaṇḍānayaṃ saṃrambhe ripurājakuñjaraghaṭākumbhasthaleṣu sthirān |
sā sevāsya pṛthuḥ prasīdati tayā nāsmai kutastvatkucaspardhāgardhiṣu teṣu tāndhṛtavate daṇḍānpradaṇḍānapi || 40 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 12.40 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 (12.40). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Samrambha, Ripu, Aja, Kunjara, Ghata, Akumbha, Tha, Sthira, Prithu, Pra, Sidat, Taya, Nri, Idam, Kutah, Kuta, Yushmad, Kuca, Spardha, Gardhin, Tad, Dhritavat, Dhritavata, Danda, Api,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “ācūḍāgramamajjayajjayapaṭuryacchalyadaṇḍānayaṃ saṃrambhe ripurājakuñjaraghaṭākumbhasthaleṣu sthirān
  • Cannot analyse ācūḍāgramamajjayajjayapaṭuryacchalyadaṇḍānayam*sa
  • saṃrambhe -
  • saṃrambha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    saṃrambhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ripur -
  • ripu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ripu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āja -
  • āja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aj (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • kuñjara -
  • kuñjara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ghaṭā -
  • ghaṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ghaṭa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ghaṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akumbhas -
  • akumbha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tha -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • leṣu -
  • la (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • sthirān -
  • sthira (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “ sevāsya pṛthuḥ prasīdati tayā nāsmai kutastvatkucaspardhāgardhiṣu teṣu tāndhṛtavate daṇḍānpradaṇḍānapi
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sevāsya -
  • pṛthuḥ -
  • pṛthu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • sīdati -
  • sad -> sīdat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sad class 1 verb]
    sad -> sīdat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √sad class 1 verb]
    sad (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • tayā* -
  • taya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • asmai -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • kutas -
  • kutaḥ (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kutaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kuta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tvat -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • kuca -
  • kuca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kuc (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • spardhā -
  • spardhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • gardhiṣu -
  • gardhin (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    gardhin (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • teṣu -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • tān -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • dhṛtavate -
  • dhṛtavat (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    dhṛtavat (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    dhṛtavatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • daṇḍān -
  • daṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • daṇḍān -
  • daṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
    [Preverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 12.40

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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