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)

तथापि प्रष्टुमिछामि तत्समादेष्टुमर्हसि ।
एकः कालगतो देवपुत्रः स्वर्गाच्च्युतो गतः ॥ ७३ ॥ {७३}

tathāpi praṣṭumichāmi tatsamādeṣṭumarhasi |
ekaḥ kālagato devaputraḥ svargāccyuto gataḥ || 73 || {73}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 6.73 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 (6.73). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatha, Api, Pra, Tatsama, Eka, Kalagata, Devaputra, Svarga, Cyut, Cyuta, Gat, Gata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 6.73). 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: “tathāpi praṣṭumichāmi tatsamādeṣṭumarhasi
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • praṣ -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṭu -
  • ṭu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • michāmi -
  • mich (verb class 6)
    [present active first single]
  • tatsamād -
  • tatsama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    tatsama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • eṣṭum -
  • iṣ -> eṣṭum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √iṣ]
  • arhasi -
  • arh (verb class 1)
    [present active second single]
  • Line 2: “ekaḥ kālagato devaputraḥ svargāccyuto gataḥ
  • ekaḥ -
  • eka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kālagato* -
  • kālagata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • devaputraḥ -
  • devaputra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • svargāc -
  • svarga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    svarga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • cyuto* -
  • cyut (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    cyut (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    cyuta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gataḥ -
  • gat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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