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 12.109

दृशा नलस्य श्रुतिचुम्बिनेषुणा करेऽपि चक्रच्छलनम्रकार्मुकः ।
स्मरः पराङ्गैरनुकल्प्य धन्वितां जनीमनङ्गः स्वयमार्दयत्ततः ॥ १०९ ॥

dṛśā nalasya śruticumbineṣuṇā kare'pi cakracchalanamrakārmukaḥ |
smaraḥ parāṅgairanukalpya dhanvitāṃ janīmanaṅgaḥ svayamārdayattataḥ || 109 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 12.109 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 (12.109). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Drisha, Nala, Shrut, Shrutin, Shruti, Cumbin, Ishu, Kari, Kara, Api, Cakra, Ccha, Namra, Karmuka, Smara, Paranga, Anu, Kalpya, Jani, Ananga, Svayam, Arda, Yatta, Tas,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “dṛśā nalasya śruticumbineṣuṇā kare'pi cakracchalanamrakārmukaḥ
  • dṛśā* -
  • dṛśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dṛśā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • nalasya -
  • nala (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    nala (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • śruti -
  • śruti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śrutin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śrutin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śrutī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    śrutī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    śrutī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śrut (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    śrut (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śrut (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • cumbine -
  • cumbin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single], [dative single]
    cumbin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single], [dative single]
  • iṣuṇā -
  • iṣu (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • kare' -
  • kari (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    kari (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    kara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • 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]
  • ccha -
  • ccha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ccha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • la -
  • la (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • namra -
  • namra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    namra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kārmukaḥ -
  • kārmuka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “smaraḥ parāṅgairanukalpya dhanvitāṃ janīmanaṅgaḥ svayamārdayattataḥ
  • smaraḥ -
  • smara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • parāṅgair -
  • parāṅga (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • anu -
  • anu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    anu (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    anu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    anu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    anu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • kalpya -
  • kalpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kalpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kḷp -> kalpya (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √kḷp]
    kḷp -> kalpya (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √kḷp]
    kḷp -> kalpya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √kḷp class 1 verb], [vocative single from √kḷp]
    kḷp -> kalpya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √kḷp class 1 verb], [vocative single from √kḷp]
  • dhanvitā -
  • dhanv (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • janīm -
  • janī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • anaṅgaḥ -
  • anaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ārda -
  • ārda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yatta -
  • yatta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yatta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yat -> yatta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √yat class 1 verb]
    yat -> yatta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √yat class 1 verb]
  • taḥ -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (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 12.109

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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