Panchatantra [sanskrit]

by Dr. Naveen Kumar Jha | 2016 | 13,828 words | ISBN-13: 9788193077962

The Sanskrit edition of the Panchatantra referencing the English translation and grammatical analysis. Written by Vishnu Sharma and possibly dating as early as 1200 BCE, the Panchatantra (or Pancatantra) represents a collection of short stories teaching basic ethical values and moral conduct that was commonly practiced in ancient Indian. Alternative titles: Śrīviṣṇuśarman Pañcatantra (श्रीविष्णुशर्मन् पञ्चतन्त्र, Śrī-viṣṇuśarman pancatantra, श्री-विष्णुशर्मन्, Sri-visnusarman)

निर्दोषम् अपि वित्ताढ्य दोषैर् योजयते नृपः ।
निधनः प्राप्त-दोषो ऽपि सर्वत्र निरुपद्रवः ॥ १२१ ॥

nirdoṣam api vittāḍhya doṣair yojayate nṛpaḥ |
nidhanaḥ prāpta-doṣo 'pi sarvatra nirupadravaḥ || 121 ||

The English translation of Panchatantra Verse 2.121 is contained in the book The Complete Pancatantra: Sanskrit Text with English Translation by Dr. Naveen Kumar Jha. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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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 (2.121). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nirdosha, Vittadhya, Dosha, Yojayat, Nripa, Nidhana, Praptadosha, Nirupadrava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Panchatantra Verse 2.121). 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: “nirdoṣam api vittāḍhya doṣair yojayate nṛpaḥ”
  • nirdoṣam -
  • nirdoṣa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    nirdoṣam (adverb)
    nirdoṣam (accusative single)
    nirdoṣa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    nirdoṣam (adverb)
    nirdoṣam (nominative single)
    nirdoṣam (accusative single)
    nirdoṣā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    nirdoṣam (adverb)
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    ap (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    api (locative single)
  • vittāḍhya -
  • vittāḍhya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vittāḍhya (vocative single)
    vittāḍhya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vittāḍhya (vocative single)
  • doṣair -
  • doṣa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    doṣaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • yojayate -
  • yuj -> yojayat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    yojayate (dative single), from √yuj
    yuj -> yojayat (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    yojayate (dative single), from √yuj
    yuj (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    yojayate (present middle third single)
  • nṛpaḥ -
  • nṛpa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    nṛpaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line2: “nidhanaḥ prāpta-doṣo 'pi sarvatra nirupadravaḥ”
  • nidhanaḥ -
  • nidhana (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    nidhanaḥ (nominative single)
  • prāptadoṣo' -
  • prāptadoṣa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    prāptadoṣaḥ (nominative single)
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    ap (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    api (locative single)
  • sarvatra -
  • sarvatra (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • nirupadravaḥ -
  • nirupadrava (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    nirupadravaḥ (nominative single)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Panchatantra Verse 2.121

Cover of edition (2015)

Pancatantra of Visnusarman
by M. R. Kale (2015)

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Cover of edition (2016)

Panchatantra in Simple Sanskrit
by Dr. Vishwas (2016)

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Cover of edition (2020)

Panchatantram (Telugu)
by Tadanki Venkata Lakshmi Narasimha Rao (2020)

Published by J. P. Publications, Vijayawada; Throughout black & white Illustrations; 9788192053851.

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Preview of verse 2.121 in Telugu sript:
నిర్దోషమ్ అపి విత్తాఢ్య దోషైర్ యోజయతే నృపః ।
నిధనః ప్రాప్త-దోషో ఽపి సర్వత్ర నిరుపద్రవః ॥ ౧౨౧ ॥

Cover of edition (2010)

Panchatantram Bhashavyakhyanam (Malayalam)
by Dr. K.G. Sreelekha (2010)

Published by the University of Kerala.

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Preview of verse 2.121 in Malayalam sript:
നിര്ദോഷമ് അപി വിത്താഢ്യ ദോഷൈര് യോജയതേ നൃപഃ ।
നിധനഃ പ്രാപ്ത-ദോഷോ ഽപി സര്വത്ര നിരുപദ്രവഃ ॥ ൧൨൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2017)

The Panchatantra Stories (Tamil)
by P. S. Aacharya (2017)

Published by Narmadha Pathippagam, Chennai.

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Cover of Bengali edition

Panchatantrer Galpa (Bengali)
by Children's Book Trust (2014)

Throughout color Illustration; 9788170112730

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Preview of verse 2.121 in Bengali sript:
নির্দোষম্ অপি বিত্তাঢ্য দোষৈর্ যোজযতে নৃপঃ ।
নিধনঃ প্রাপ্ত-দোষো ঽপি সর্বত্র নিরুপদ্রবঃ ॥ ১২১ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

Panchatantra in Gujarati (Comic)
by Anant Pai (2013)

[શિયાળા અને રણશિંગ પંચતંત્ર] Published by Amar Chitra Katha; Throughout Color Illustrations; 9789350853115

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Preview of verse 2.121 in Gujarati sript:
નિર્દોષમ્ અપિ વિત્તાઢ્ય દોષૈર્ યોજયતે નૃપઃ ।
નિધનઃ પ્રાપ્ત-દોષો ઽપિ સર્વત્ર નિરુપદ્રવઃ ॥ ૧૨૧ ॥

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