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 17.134

कीर्तिं भैमीं वरं चास्मै दातुमेवागमन्नमी ।
न लीढे धीरवैदग्धीं धीरगम्भीरगाहिनी ॥ १३४ ॥

kīrtiṃ bhaimīṃ varaṃ cāsmai dātumevāgamannamī |
na līḍhe dhīravaidagdhīṃ dhīragambhīragāhinī || 134 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 17.134 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 (17.134). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kirti, Bhaimi, Vara, Idam, Datu, Eva, Amin, Adah, Lidha, Dhira, Vaidagdhi, Gambhira, Gahi,

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 17.134). 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: “kīrtiṃ bhaimīṃ varaṃ cāsmai dātumevāgamannamī”
  • kīrtim -
  • kīrti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kīrtim (accusative single)
    kīrti (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kīrtim (accusative single)
  • bhaimīm -
  • bhaimī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    bhaimīm (accusative single)
  • varam -
  • varam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    vara (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    varam (adverb)
    varam (accusative single)
    vara (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    varam (adverb)
    varam (nominative single)
    varam (accusative single)
    varā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    varam (adverb)
  • -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (nominative single)
    (nominative single)
  • asmai -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asmai (dative single)
    idam (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    asmai (dative single)
  • dātum -
  • -> dātum (infinitive); (1 der.)
    (infinitive), from √
    -> dātum (infinitive); (1 der.)
    (infinitive), from √
    -> dātum (infinitive); (1 der.)
    (infinitive), from √
    -> dātum (infinitive); (1 der.)
    (infinitive), from √
    dai -> dātum (infinitive); (1 der.)
    (infinitive), from √dai
    de -> dātum (infinitive); (1 der.)
    (infinitive), from √de
    dātu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dātum (accusative single)
    dātu (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dātum (accusative single)
  • evā -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    evā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    evā (nominative single)
    evā (nominative single)
  • agamann -
  • gam (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    agaman (aorist active third plural)
    gam (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    agaman (imperfect active third plural)
    agaman (aorist active third plural)
    gam (verb class 3); (1 der.)
    agaman (aorist active third plural)
  • amī -
  • amin (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    amī (nominative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    amī (nominative plural)
  • Line2: “na līḍhe dhīravaidagdhīṃ dhīragambhīragāhinī”
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    na (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
    na (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
  • līḍhe -
  • līḍha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    līḍhe (locative single)
    līḍha (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    līḍhe (nominative dual)
    līḍhe (vocative dual)
    līḍhe (accusative dual)
    līḍhe (locative single)
    līḍhā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    līḍhe (nominative dual)
    līḍhe (vocative single)
    līḍhe (vocative dual)
    līḍhe (accusative dual)
    lih -> līḍha (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    līḍhe (locative single), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    lih -> līḍha (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    līḍhe (nominative dual), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    līḍhe (vocative dual), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    līḍhe (accusative dual), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    līḍhe (locative single), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    lih -> līḍhā (participle, feminine); (4 der.)
    līḍhe (nominative dual), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    līḍhe (vocative single), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    līḍhe (vocative dual), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    līḍhe (accusative dual), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    lih (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    līḍhe (present middle third single)
  • dhīra -
  • dhīra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    dhīra (vocative single)
    dhīra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    dhīra (vocative single)
  • vaidagdhīm -
  • vaidagdhī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vaidagdhīm (accusative single)
  • dhīra -
  • dhīra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    dhīra (vocative single)
    dhīra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    dhīra (vocative single)
  • gambhīra -
  • gambhīra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    gambhīra (vocative single)
    gambhīra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    gambhīra (vocative single)
  • gāhi -
  • gāhī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    gāhi (adverb)
    gāhi (vocative single)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    gāhi (imperative active second single)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    gāhi (imperative active second single)
  • -
  • (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    ni (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    (nominative dual)
    (vocative dual)
    (accusative dual)
    ni (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    (nominative dual)
    (vocative dual)
    (accusative dual)

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Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 17.134

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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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