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)

इमं संशयमद्यापि मम तच्छेतुमर्हसि ।
अस्माल् लोकात्परं लोकं को गतो ऽत्यंतवंचितः ॥ ३७ ॥ {३७}

imaṃ saṃśayamadyāpi mama tacchetumarhasi |
asmāl lokātparaṃ lokaṃ ko gato 'tyaṃtavaṃcitaḥ || 37 || {37}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 8.37 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 (8.37). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Idam, Samshaya, Adyapi, Asmad, Tat, Tad, Asma, Loka, Param, Para, Kah, Gat, Gata, Atyanta, Vancita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “imaṃ saṃśayamadyāpi mama tacchetumarhasi
  • imam -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • saṃśayam -
  • saṃśaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • adyāpi -
  • adyāpi (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • mama -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • tacch -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • śetum -
  • śi -> śetum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √śi]
    śi -> śetum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √śi]
    śī -> śetum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √śī]
    śī -> śetum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √śī]
    śī -> śetum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √śī]
  • arhasi -
  • arh (verb class 1)
    [present active second single]
  • Line 2: “asmāl lokātparaṃ lokaṃ ko gato 'tyaṃtavaṃcitaḥ
  • asmāl -
  • asma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    asma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
  • lokāt -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • param -
  • param (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • lokam -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ko* -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gato' -
  • gat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • atyanta -
  • atyanta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atyanta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vañcitaḥ -
  • vañcita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vañc -> vañcita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vañc]
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