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)

नैव राजन्मया बोधिरेकस्यार्थे प्रसाधिता ।
अपि च सर्वसत्वानां हितार्थे ह्यनुकंपिना ॥ २०७ ॥ {९}

naiva rājanmayā bodhirekasyārthe prasādhitā |
api ca sarvasatvānāṃ hitārthe hyanukaṃpinā || 207 || {9}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 2.207 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 (2.207). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Naiva, Rajan, Rajat, Maya, Bodhi, Eka, Artha, Prasadhita, Api, Sarvasatva, Hita, Anukampin,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 2.207). 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: “naiva rājanmayā bodhirekasyārthe prasādhitā
  • naiva -
  • naiva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • rājan -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
    rāj -> rājat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [accusative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
  • mayā* -
  • maya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bodhir -
  • bodhi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ekasyā -
  • eka (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    eka (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • arthe -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    arth (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • prasādhitā -
  • prasādhitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “api ca sarvasatvānāṃ hitārthe hyanukaṃpinā || 207 |
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sarvasatvānām -
  • sarvasatva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sarvasatva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • hitā -
  • hita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    hi -> hita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √hi class 5 verb]
    hi -> hita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √hi class 5 verb]
    hi -> hitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √hi class 5 verb]
  • arthe -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    arth (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • anukampinā -
  • anukampin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    anukampin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • Cannot analyse 207
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