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 17.65

पण्डितः पाण्डवानां स व्यासश्चाटुपटुः कविः ।
निनिन्द तेषु निन्दत्सु स्तुवत्सु स्तुतवान्न किम् ॥ ६५ ॥

paṇḍitaḥ pāṇḍavānāṃ sa vyāsaścāṭupaṭuḥ kaviḥ |
nininda teṣu nindatsu stuvatsu stutavānna kim || 65 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 17.65 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 (17.65). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pandita, Pandava, Vyasa, Catupatu, Kavi, Tad, Nindat, Stuvat, Stutavat, Kim,

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 17.65). 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: “paṇḍitaḥ pāṇḍavānāṃ sa vyāsaścāṭupaṭuḥ kaviḥ
  • paṇḍitaḥ -
  • paṇḍita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    paṇḍ -> paṇḍita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √paṇḍ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √paṇḍ class 10 verb]
  • pāṇḍavānām -
  • pāṇḍava (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    pāṇḍava (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vyāsaś -
  • vyāsa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • cāṭupaṭuḥ -
  • cāṭupaṭu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kaviḥ -
  • kavi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kavi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “nininda teṣu nindatsu stuvatsu stutavānna kim
  • nininda -
  • nind (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • teṣu -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • nindatsu -
  • nind -> nindat (participle, masculine)
    [locative plural from √nind class 1 verb]
    nind -> nindat (participle, neuter)
    [locative plural from √nind class 1 verb]
  • stuvatsu -
  • stuvat (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    stuvat (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
    stu -> stuvat (participle, masculine)
    [locative plural from √stu class 2 verb]
    stu -> stuvat (participle, neuter)
    [locative plural from √stu class 2 verb]
  • stutavānn -
  • stutavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    stu -> stutavat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √stu class 2 verb]
  • a -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 17.65

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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