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)

एवं स्तुत्वा मुनीन्द्रं तं सर्वे ते संप्रसादिताः ।
कृताञ्जलिपुटा नत्वा स्वगृहं गन्तुमीहिरे ॥ १८८ ॥ {७८}

evaṃ stutvā munīndraṃ taṃ sarve te saṃprasāditāḥ |
kṛtāñjalipuṭā natvā svagṛhaṃ gantumīhire || 188 || {78}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 1.188 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 (1.188). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Evam, Eva, Munindra, Sarva, Tad, Yushmad, Prasadita, Kritanjaliputa, Svagriha, Gantu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 1.188). 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: “evaṃ stutvā munīndraṃ taṃ sarve te saṃprasāditāḥ
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • stutvā -
  • stu -> stutvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √stu]
  • munīndram -
  • munīndra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    munīndrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • sam -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • prasāditāḥ -
  • prasādita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    prasāditā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “kṛtāñjalipuṭā natvā svagṛhaṃ gantumīhire
  • kṛtāñjalipuṭā* -
  • kṛtāñjalipuṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kṛtāñjalipuṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • natvā -
  • nam -> natvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √nam]
  • svagṛham -
  • svagṛha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svagṛha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • gantum -
  • gam -> gantum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √gam]
    gam -> gantum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √gam]
    gam -> gantum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √gam]
    gantu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • īhire -
  • īh (verb class 1)
    [perfect middle third plural]
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