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 17.75

मुक्तये यः शिलात्वाय शास्त्रमूचे सचेतसाम् ।
गोतमं तमवेक्ष्यैव यथा वित्थ तथैव सः ॥ ७५ ॥

muktaye yaḥ śilātvāya śāstramūce sacetasām |
gotamaṃ tamavekṣyaiva yathā vittha tathaiva saḥ || 75 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 17.75 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 (17.75). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mukti, Yah, Shilatva, Shastra, Sacetas, Sacetasa, Gotama, Tama, Vekshya, Vittha, Tatha,

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 17.75). 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.

  • Line1: “muktaye yaḥ śilātvāya śāstramūce sacetasām”
  • muktaye -
  • mukti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    muktaye (dative single)
  • yaḥ -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    ya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
  • śilātvāya -
  • śilātva (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    śilātvāya (dative single)
  • śāstram -
  • śāstra (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    śāstram (adverb)
    śāstram (nominative single)
    śāstram (accusative single)
  • ūce -
  • sacetasām -
  • sacetas (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sacetasām (genitive plural)
    sacetas (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    sacetasām (genitive plural)
    sacetasā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sacetasām (accusative single)
  • Line2: “gotamaṃ tamavekṣyaiva yathā vittha tathaiva saḥ”
  • gotamam -
  • gotama (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    gotamam (adverb)
    gotamam (accusative single)
    gotama (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    gotamam (adverb)
    gotamam (nominative single)
    gotamam (accusative single)
  • tama -
  • tama (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tama (vocative single)
    tama (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    tama (vocative single)
  • vekṣyai -
  • vekṣ -> vekṣya (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √vekṣ
    vekṣ -> vekṣya (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    vekṣya (vocative single), from √vekṣ (class 10 verb)
    vekṣ -> vekṣya (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    vekṣya (vocative single), from √vekṣ (class 10 verb)
    vekṣ -> vekṣyā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    vekṣyā (nominative single), from √vekṣ (class 10 verb)
    vekṣ (verb class 10); (1 der.)
    vekṣyai (imperative passive first single)
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiva (imperfect active first dual)
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yathā (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • vittha -
  • vith -> vittha (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    vittha (vocative single), from √vith (class 1 verb)
    vith -> vittha (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    vittha (vocative single), from √vith (class 1 verb)
    vid (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    vittha (present active second plural)
  • tathai -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    tathā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tathā (nominative single)
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiva (imperfect active first dual)
  • saḥ -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    saḥ (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 17.75

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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