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 22.39

दिने मम द्वेषिणि कीदृगेषां प्रचार इत्याकलनाय चारीः ।
छाया विधाय प्रतिवस्तुलग्नाः प्रावेशयत्प्रष्टुमिवान्धकारः ॥ ३९ ॥

dine mama dveṣiṇi kīdṛgeṣāṃ pracāra ityākalanāya cārīḥ |
chāyā vidhāya prativastulagnāḥ prāveśayatpraṣṭumivāndhakāraḥ || 39 ||

The English translation of Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 22.39 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 (22.39). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dina, Asmad, Dveshini, Dveshin, Dveshi, Kidrish, Idam, Pracara, Iti, Itya, Akalana, Cari, Cha, Chaya, Vidha, Prativastu, Lagna, Pravesha, Yat, Yad, Iva, Andhakara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “dine mama dveṣiṇi kīdṛgeṣāṃ pracāra ityākalanāya cārīḥ
  • dine -
  • dina (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    dina (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    dinā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • mama -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • dveṣiṇi -
  • dveṣiṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    dveṣin (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    dveṣin (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    dveṣī (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • kīdṛg -
  • kīdṛś (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    kīdṛś (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • eṣām -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • pracāra* -
  • pracāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ityā -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [instrumental single]
    itya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    itya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    i -> itya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √i]
    ityā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    i -> itya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> ityā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • ākalanāya -
  • ākalana (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • cārīḥ -
  • cārī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
    car (verb class 1)
    [injunctive active second single]
  • Line 2: “chāyā vidhāya prativastulagnāḥ prāveśayatpraṣṭumivāndhakāraḥ
  • chāyā* -
  • chā (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    chāya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    chāyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • vidhāya -
  • vidha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    vidha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • prativastu -
  • prativastu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • lagnāḥ -
  • lagna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    lagnā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    lag -> lagna (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √lag class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √lag class 1 verb]
    lag -> lagnā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √lag class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √lag class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √lag class 1 verb]
  • prāveśa -
  • prāveśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāveśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • praṣṭum -
  • praś -> praṣṭum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √praś]
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • andhakāraḥ -
  • andhakāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Naishadha-charita [Sanskrit] Verse 22.39

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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