Mahavastu [sanskrit]

by Émile Senart | 1882 | 56,574 words

This is the Sanskrit Mahavastu: a lengthy work on Buddhist teachings and narratives belonging to the school of early Buddhism (Mahasanghika). This edition only includes those metrical verses occuring in the various stories and Jatakas, as well as the corresponding English translation by J. J. Jones.

Verse 17.39

सा सलीलचारुवदना माता मारबलसंप्रमथनस्य ।
अभिरूहि सपरिवारा तानि मनोज्ञानि यानानि ॥ ३९ ॥

sā salīlacāruvadanā mātā mārabalasaṃpramathanasya |
abhirūhi saparivārā tāni manojñāni yānāni || 39 ||

She, the mother of the vanquisher of Mara’s might, speaking affectionate and loving words the while, with her escort mounted the lovely chariots. (39)

English translation by J. J. Jones (1949) Read online

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (17.39). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Salila, Caru, Mata, Mara, Bala, Pramathana, Abhiru, Saparivara, Tad, Tani, Manojna, Yana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahavastu Verse 17.39). 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: “sā salīlacāruvadanā mātā mārabalasaṃpramathanasya”
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (nominative single)
    (nominative single)
  • salīla -
  • salīla (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    salīla (vocative single)
    salīla (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    salīla (vocative single)
  • cāru -
  • cāru (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    cāru (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cāru (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cāru (nominative single)
    cāru (vocative single)
    cāru (accusative single)
  • vadanā -
  • mātā* -
  • māta (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    mātāḥ (nominative plural)
    mātāḥ (vocative plural)
    mātāḥ (nominative plural)
    mātāḥ (vocative plural)
    mātā (noun, feminine); (6 der.)
    mātāḥ (nominative plural)
    mātāḥ (vocative plural)
    mātāḥ (accusative plural)
    mātāḥ (nominative plural)
    mātāḥ (vocative plural)
    mātāḥ (accusative plural)
  • māra -
  • māra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    māra (vocative single)
    māra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    māra (vocative single)
  • bala -
  • bala (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bala (vocative single)
    bala (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bala (vocative single)
    bal (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bala (imperative active second single)
  • sam -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (nominative single)
    sam (accusative single)
  • pramathanasya -
  • pramathana (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    pramathanasya (genitive single)
    pramathana (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    pramathanasya (genitive single)
  • Line2: “abhirūhi saparivārā tāni manojñāni yānāni”
  • abhirū -
  • abhiru (noun, masculine); (8 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    abhirū (nominative dual)
    abhirū (nominative dual)
    abhirū (vocative dual)
    abhirū (vocative dual)
    abhirū (accusative dual)
    abhirū (accusative dual)
    abhiru (noun, feminine); (8 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    abhirū (nominative dual)
    abhirū (nominative dual)
    abhirū (vocative dual)
    abhirū (vocative dual)
    abhirū (accusative dual)
    abhirū (accusative dual)
    abhiru (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    abhiru (nominative single)
    abhiru (vocative single)
    abhiru (accusative single)
  • uhi -
  • u (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    uhi (imperative active second single)
  • saparivārā -
  • saparivārā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    saparivārā (nominative single)
  • tāni -
  • tānī (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tāni (adverb)
    tāni (vocative single)
    tānī (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    tāni (compound)
    tāni (adverb)
    tāni (vocative single)
    tānī (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    tāni (compound)
    tāni (adverb)
    tāni (nominative single)
    tāni (vocative single)
    tāni (accusative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tāni (nominative plural)
    tāni (vocative plural)
    tāni (accusative plural)
    tad (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    tāni (nominative plural)
    tāni (accusative plural)
  • manojñāni -
  • manojña (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    manojñāni (nominative plural)
    manojñāni (vocative plural)
    manojñāni (accusative plural)
  • yānāni -
  • yāna (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yānāni (nominative plural)
    yānāni (vocative plural)
    yānāni (accusative plural)
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