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 21.45

स्वर्णकेतकशतानि स हेम्नः पुण्डरीकघटनां रजतस्य ।
मालयारुणमणेः करवीरं तस्य मूर्ध्नि पुनरुक्तमकार्षीत् ॥ ४५ ॥

svarṇaketakaśatāni sa hemnaḥ puṇḍarīkaghaṭanāṃ rajatasya |
mālayāruṇamaṇeḥ karavīraṃ tasya mūrdhni punaruktamakārṣīt || 45 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 21.45 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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by K.K. Handiqui (1965)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (21.45). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Svarnaka, Taka, Shata, Heman, Hemna, Pundarika, Ghatana, Rajata, Mala, Malaya, Aruna, Ani, Karavira, Tad, Murdhan, Punarukta,

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 21.45). 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: “svarṇaketakaśatāni sa hemnaḥ puṇḍarīkaghaṭanāṃ rajatasya
  • svarṇake -
  • svarṇaka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • taka -
  • taka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tak (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • śatāni -
  • śata (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hemnaḥ -
  • heman (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    heman (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    hemna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • puṇḍarīka -
  • puṇḍarīka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    puṇḍarīka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ghaṭanām -
  • ghaṭanā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • rajatasya -
  • rajata (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    rajata (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “mālayāruṇamaṇeḥ karavīraṃ tasya mūrdhni punaruktamakārṣīt
  • mālayā -
  • mālaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mālaya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mālā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mālayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aruṇam -
  • aruṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aruṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • aṇeḥ -
  • aṇi (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    aṇ (verb class 1)
    [optative active second single]
  • karavīram -
  • karavīra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    karavīra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    karavīrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • mūrdhni -
  • mūrdhan (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • punaruktam -
  • punarukta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    punarukta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    punaruktā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • akārṣīt -
  • kṛ (verb class 1)
    [aorist active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [aorist active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 5)
    [aorist active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [aorist active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 21.45

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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