Ratnamalavadana [sanskrit]

83,177 words | ISBN-10: 8172702957 | ISBN-13: 9788172702953

The Sanskrit edition of the Ratnamalavadana: a collection of Buddhist stories (avadana) belonging to the Mahayana tradition. Literally, “a garland of precious gems” or “a collection of edifying tales”, these 38 stories revolve around king Ashoka and the monk Upagupta. Original titles: Ratnamālāvadāna (रत्नमालावदान), Ratnamālā-āvadāna (रत्नमाला-आवदान, Ratnamala-avadana)

तत्सर्वं नक्ष्यते व्यर्थं मया यात्नैरुपार्जितं ।
अपुत्रस्य हि सर्वस्वं नूनं राजा ग्रहीष्य्ति ॥ ४१ ॥ {[४१]}

tatsarvaṃ nakṣyate vyarthaṃ mayā yātnairupārjitaṃ |
aputrasya hi sarvasvaṃ nūnaṃ rājā grahīṣyti || 41 || {[41]}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 1.41 is contained in the book Ratnamalavadana by Prof. Ramesh Kumar Dwivedi. 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 (1.41). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tat, Tad, Sarvam, Sarva, Vyartham, Vyartha, Maya, Yat, Uparjita, Aputra, Sarvasva, Nunam,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 1.41). 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: “tatsarvaṃ nakṣyate vyarthaṃ mayā yātnairupārjitaṃ
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nakṣyate -
  • nakṣ (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
  • vyartham -
  • vyartham (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    vyartha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vyartha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vyarthā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • mayā* -
  • maya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • yāt -
  • yāt (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yāt (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • nair -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • upārjitam -
  • upārjita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    upārjita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    upārjitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “aputrasya hi sarvasvaṃ nūnaṃ rājā grahīṣyti
  • aputrasya -
  • aputra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    aputra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • sarvasvam -
  • sarvasva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sarvasvā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • nūnam -
  • nūnam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • rājā* -
  • Cannot analyse grahīṣyti
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