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 16.2

विभूषणांशुप्रतिबिम्बितैः स्फुटं भृशावदातैः स्वनिवासिभिर्गुणैः ।
मृगेक्षणानां समुपासि चामरैर्विधूयमानैः स विधुप्रभैः प्रभुः ॥ २ ॥

vibhūṣaṇāṃśupratibimbitaiḥ sphuṭaṃ bhṛśāvadātaiḥ svanivāsibhirguṇaiḥ |
mṛgekṣaṇānāṃ samupāsi cāmarairvidhūyamānaiḥ sa vidhuprabhaiḥ prabhuḥ || 2 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 16.2 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 (16.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vibhushana, Shubh, Rati, Bimbita, Sphuta, Bhrisha, Adatri, Svani, Svan, Vasi, Vasin, Guna, Mrigekshana, Camara, Vidhu, Uyamana, Prabha, Prabhu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line1: “vibhūṣaṇāṃśupratibimbitaiḥ sphuṭaṃ bhṛśāvadātaiḥ svanivāsibhirguṇaiḥ”
  • vibhūṣaṇāṃ -
  • vibhūṣaṇā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    vibhūṣaṇām (accusative single)
    vibhūṣaṇām (accusative single)
  • śup -
  • śubh (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    śup (compound)
    śup (adverb)
    śup (nominative single)
    śup (vocative single)
  • rati -
  • rati (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    ratī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    rati (adverb)
    rati (vocative single)
  • bimbitaiḥ -
  • bimbita (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bimbitaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    bimbita (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    bimbitaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • sphuṭam -
  • sphuṭam (indeclinable); (2 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    (indeclinable)
    sphuṭa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sphuṭam (adverb)
    sphuṭam (accusative single)
    sphuṭa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sphuṭam (adverb)
    sphuṭam (nominative single)
    sphuṭam (accusative single)
    sphuṭā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sphuṭam (adverb)
  • bhṛśāva -
  • bhṛśa (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    bhṛśau (nominative dual)
    bhṛśau (vocative dual)
    bhṛśau (accusative dual)
    bhṛś (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    bhṛśāva (imperative active first dual)
  • adātai -
  • adātṛ (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    adātā (nominative single)
    (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    adāta (aorist active second plural)
    (verb class 3); (1 der.)
    adāta (aorist active second plural)
    (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    adāta (imperfect active second plural)
    adāta (aorist active second plural)
    (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    adāta (aorist active second plural)
  • aiḥ -
  • a (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    aiḥ (instrumental plural)
    i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiḥ (imperfect active second single)
  • svani -
  • svani (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    svani (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    svani (nominative single)
    svani (vocative single)
    svani (accusative single)
    svani (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    svan (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    svani (locative single)
    svan (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    svani (locative single)
  • vāsibhir -
  • vāsi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vāsibhiḥ (instrumental plural)
    vāsi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vāsibhiḥ (instrumental plural)
    vāsin (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vāsibhiḥ (instrumental plural)
    vāsin (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    vāsibhiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • guṇaiḥ -
  • guṇa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    guṇaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • Line2: “mṛgekṣaṇānāṃ samupāsi cāmarairvidhūyamānaiḥ sa vidhuprabhaiḥ prabhuḥ”
  • mṛgekṣaṇānām -
  • mṛgekṣaṇa (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    mṛgekṣaṇānām (genitive plural)
    mṛgekṣaṇā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    mṛgekṣaṇānām (genitive plural)
  • samupā -
  • samupa (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • āsi -
  • ās (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    āsi (imperfect middle first single)
  • cāmarair -
  • cāmara (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    cāmaraiḥ (instrumental plural)
    cāmara (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    cāmaraiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • vidhū -
  • vidhu (noun, masculine); (8 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    vidhū (nominative dual)
    vidhū (nominative dual)
    vidhū (vocative dual)
    vidhū (vocative dual)
    vidhū (accusative dual)
    vidhū (accusative dual)
    vidhu (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    vidhu (nominative single)
    vidhu (vocative single)
    vidhu (accusative single)
    vidhu (noun, feminine); (8 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    vidhū (nominative dual)
    vidhū (nominative dual)
    vidhū (vocative dual)
    vidhū (vocative dual)
    vidhū (accusative dual)
    vidhū (accusative dual)
    vidhū (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (compound)
    vidhu (adverb)
    vidhu (vocative single)
    vidhū (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    vidhu (compound)
    (compound)
    (compound)
    vidhu (adverb)
    vidhu (vocative single)
    vidhū (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    vidhu (compound)
    vidhu (adverb)
    vidhu (nominative single)
    vidhu (vocative single)
    vidhu (accusative single)
  • ūyamānaiḥ -
  • u -> ūyamāna (participle, masculine); (3 der.)
    ūyamānaiḥ (instrumental plural), from √u (class 1 verb)
    ūyamānaiḥ (instrumental plural), from √u (class 2 verb)
    ūyamānaiḥ (instrumental plural), from √u (class 5 verb)
    u -> ūyamāna (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    ūyamānaiḥ (instrumental plural), from √u (class 1 verb)
    ūyamānaiḥ (instrumental plural), from √u (class 2 verb)
    ūyamānaiḥ (instrumental plural), from √u (class 5 verb)
    ūy -> ūyamāna (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    ūyamānaiḥ (instrumental plural), from √ūy (class 1 verb)
    ūy -> ūyamāna (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    ūyamānaiḥ (instrumental plural), from √ūy (class 1 verb)
    -> ūyamāna (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    ūyamānaiḥ (instrumental plural), from √ (class 1 verb)
    -> ūyamāna (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    ūyamānaiḥ (instrumental plural), from √ (class 1 verb)
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • vidhu -
  • vidhu (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    vidhu (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    vidhu (nominative single)
    vidhu (vocative single)
    vidhu (accusative single)
    vidhu (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    vidhū (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vidhu (adverb)
    vidhu (vocative single)
    vidhū (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    vidhu (compound)
    vidhu (adverb)
    vidhu (vocative single)
    vidhū (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    vidhu (compound)
    vidhu (adverb)
    vidhu (nominative single)
    vidhu (vocative single)
    vidhu (accusative single)
  • prabhaiḥ -
  • prabha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    prabhaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    prabha (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    prabhaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • prabhuḥ -
  • prabhu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    prabhuḥ (nominative single)
    prabhu (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    prabhuḥ (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 16.2

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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