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 16.41

तया प्रतीष्टाहुतिधूमपद्धतिर्गता कपोले मृगनाभिशोभिताम् ।
ययौ दृशोरञ्जनतां श्रुतौ श्रिता तमाललीलामलिकेऽलकायिता ॥ ४१ ॥

tayā pratīṣṭāhutidhūmapaddhatirgatā kapole mṛganābhiśobhitām |
yayau dṛśorañjanatāṃ śrutau śritā tamālalīlāmalike'lakāyitā || 41 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 16.41 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 (16.41). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prati, Ahuti, Dhuma, Paddhati, Gat, Gata, Kapola, Mriganabhi, Shobhita, Yayi, Yayu, Drish, Ranjana, Shrut, Shruta, Shruti, Shrit, Shrita, Tamala, Lila, Alika, Alaka, Ayita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line1: “tayā pratīṣṭāhutidhūmapaddhatirgatā kapole mṛganābhiśobhitām
  • tayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • pratīṣ -
  • pratī (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    pratī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ṭā -
  • ṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṭa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āhuti -
  • āhuti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    āhuti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    āhutī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    āhutī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    āhutī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • dhūma -
  • dhūma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • paddhatir -
  • paddhati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • gatā -
  • gat (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    gat (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    gatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kapole -
  • kapola (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • mṛganābhi -
  • mṛganābhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    mṛganābhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    mṛganābhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    mṛganābhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • śobhitām -
  • śobhitā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śubh -> śobhitā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √śubh]
  • Line2: “yayau dṛśorañjanatāṃ śrutau śritā tamālalīlāmalike'lakāyitā
  • yayau -
  • yayi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    yayi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    yayu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    yayu (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • dṛśor -
  • dṛś (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    dṛś (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • rañjana -
  • rañjana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rañjana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • śrutau -
  • śrut (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śrut (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śruta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śruti (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    śru -> śruta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative dual from √śru class 5 verb], [vocative dual from √śru class 5 verb], [accusative dual from √śru class 5 verb]
  • śritā -
  • śrit (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    śrit (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    śritā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    śri -> śritā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √śri class 1 verb]
  • tamāla -
  • tamāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tamāla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • līlām -
  • līlā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • alike' -
  • alika (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • alakā -
  • alaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    alaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    alakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āyitā -
  • i -> āyitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √i]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 16.41

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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