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 16.127

अभिनवदमयन्तीकान्तिजालावलोकप्रवणपुरपुरन्ध्रीवक्त्रचन्द्रान्वयेन ।
निखिलनगरसौधाट्टावलीचन्द्रशालाःक्षाणमिव निजसंज्ञांसान्वयामन्वभूवन् ॥ १२७ ॥

abhinavadamayantīkāntijālāvalokapravaṇapurapurandhrīvaktracandrānvayena |
nikhilanagarasaudhāṭṭāvalīcandraśālāḥkṣāṇamiva nijasaṃjñāṃsānvayāmanvabhūvan || 127 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 16.127 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 (16.127). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Abhinava, Damayanti, Damayat, Kanti, Jala, Jali, Aloka, Pravana, Pura, Purandhri, Vaktracandra, Vaya, Nikhila, Nagara, Saudha, Ali, Alin, Candrashala, Kshana, Iva, Nija, Sanjna, Sanvaya, Anu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 16.127). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “abhinavadamayantīkāntijālāvalokapravaṇapurapurandhrīvaktracandrānvayena
  • abhinava -
  • abhinava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    abhinava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • damayantī -
  • damayantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    dam -> damayantī (participle, feminine)
    [compound from √dam]
    dam -> damayat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √dam], [vocative dual from √dam], [accusative dual from √dam]
    dam -> damayantī (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √dam]
  • kānti -
  • kānti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kāntī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • jālāva -
  • jāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    jāli (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • aloka -
  • aloka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aloka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pravaṇa -
  • pravaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pura -
  • pura (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pura (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pur (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • purandhrī -
  • purandhrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    purandhri (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • vaktracandrān -
  • vaktracandra (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vayena -
  • vaya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • Line 2: “nikhilanagarasaudhāṭṭāvalīcandraśālāḥkṣāṇamiva nijasaṃjñāṃsānvayāmanvabhūvan
  • nikhila -
  • nikhila (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nikhila (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nagara -
  • nagara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saudhāṭ -
  • saudha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    saudha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ṭāva -
  • ṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ṭu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • alī -
  • ali (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    alin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • candraśālāḥ -
  • candraśālā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    candraśāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • kṣāṇam -
  • kṣāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṣāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • nija -
  • nija (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nija (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sañjñāṃ -
  • sañjñā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • sānvayām -
  • sānvayā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • anva -
  • anu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    anu (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    anu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    anu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    anu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    anu (Preverb)
  • abhūvan -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [aorist active 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 16.127

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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