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 21.29

स्वात्मनः प्रियमपि प्रति गुप्तिं कुर्वती कुलवधूमवजज्ञौ ।
हृद्यदैवतनिवेद्यनिवेशाद्यत्र भूमिरवकाशदरिद्रा ॥ २९ ॥

svātmanaḥ priyamapi prati guptiṃ kurvatī kulavadhūmavajajñau |
hṛdyadaivatanivedyaniveśādyatra bhūmiravakāśadaridrā || 29 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 21.29 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 (21.29). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Svatman, Priyam, Pri, Priya, Api, Prati, Gupti, Kurvat, Kurvati, Kulavadhu, Ava, Jajni, Hridya, Daivata, Nivedya, Nivesha, Yatra, Bhumi, Avakashada, Rit,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “svātmanaḥ priyamapi prati guptiṃ kurvatī kulavadhūmavajajñau
  • svātmanaḥ -
  • svātman (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • priyam -
  • priyam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    priya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    priya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    priyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    prī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    prī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • prati -
  • prati (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    prati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pratī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • guptim -
  • gupti (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • kurvatī -
  • kurvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    kṛ -> kurvat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √kṛ class 8 verb], [vocative dual from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative dual from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ -> kurvatī (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
  • kulavadhūm -
  • kulavadhū (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ava -
  • ava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    av (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    u (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    ava (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • jajñau -
  • jajñi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    jajñi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    jñā (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    jñā (verb class 9)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “hṛdyadaivatanivedyaniveśādyatra bhūmiravakāśadaridrā
  • hṛdya -
  • hṛdya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hṛdya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • daivata -
  • daivata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    daivata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nivedya -
  • nivedya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nivedya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • niveśād -
  • niveśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yatra -
  • yatra (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yatra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yatra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhūmir -
  • bhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bhūmi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • avakāśada -
  • avakāśada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    avakāśada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rid -
  • rit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    rit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [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 21.29

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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