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 14.9

प्रसादमासाद्य सुरैः कृतं सा सस्मार सारस्वतसूक्तिसृष्टेः ।
देवा हि नान्यद्वितरन्ति किंतु प्रसद्य ते साधुधियं ददन्ते ॥ ९ ॥

prasādamāsādya suraiḥ kṛtaṃ sā sasmāra sārasvatasūktisṛṣṭeḥ |
devā hi nānyadvitaranti kiṃtu prasadya te sādhudhiyaṃ dadante || 9 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 14.9 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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by K.K. Handiqui (1965)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (14.9). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prasada, Asadya, Sura, Krit, Krita, Sarasvata, Srishti, Deva, Adu, Taranti, Tarat, Kim, Prasat, Tad, Yushmad, Sadhudhi, Yah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “prasādamāsādya suraiḥ kṛtaṃ sasmāra sārasvatasūktisṛṣṭeḥ
  • prasādam -
  • prasāda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • āsādya -
  • āsādya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āsādya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • suraiḥ -
  • sura (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sura (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • kṛtam -
  • kṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    kṛt (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    kṛ -> kṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ -> kṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second dual]
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sasmāra -
  • smṛ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • sārasvata -
  • sārasvata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sārasvata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sūkti -
  • sūkti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • sṛṣṭeḥ -
  • sṛṣṭi (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sṛṣṭi (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “devā hi nānyadvitaranti kiṃtu prasadya te sādhudhiyaṃ dadante
  • devā* -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • nānya -
  • na (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • advi -
  • adū (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • taranti -
  • tarantī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    tṝ -> tarat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √tṝ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √tṝ class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √tṝ class 1 verb]
    tṝ -> tarantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √tṝ class 1 verb]
    tṝ (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • kin -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • prasad -
  • pras -> prasat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √pras class 1 verb], [vocative single from √pras class 1 verb], [accusative single from √pras class 1 verb]
  • ya -
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • sādhudhi -
  • sādhudhī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sādhudhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sādhudhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • yam -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • dadante -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle third plural]
    dad (verb class 1)
    [present middle third plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 14.9

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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