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)

श्रावस्त्यां वहिरुद्याने जेतवने जिनाश्रमे ।
अनाथपिण्डदारामे विहारे मणिमण्डिते ॥ ७ ॥ {७}

śrāvastyāṃ vahirudyāne jetavane jināśrame |
anāthapiṇḍadārāme vihāre maṇimaṇḍite || 7 || {7}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 10.7 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 (10.7). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shravasti, Vahi, Udyana, Jetavana, Jina, Ashrama, Anathapindada, Arama, Vihara, Manimandita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 10.7). 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: “śrāvastyāṃ vahirudyāne jetavane jināśrame
  • śrāvastyām -
  • śrāvastī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • vahir -
  • vahi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • udyāne -
  • udyāna (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • jetavane -
  • jetavana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • jinā -
  • jina (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jina (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ji (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ji (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    jinā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aśrame -
  • aśrama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    aśrama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    aśramā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “anāthapiṇḍadārāme vihāre maṇimaṇḍite
  • anāthapiṇḍadā -
  • anāthapiṇḍada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • arāme -
  • arāma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    arāma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • vihāre -
  • vihāra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • maṇimaṇḍite -
  • maṇimaṇḍita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    maṇimaṇḍita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    maṇimaṇḍitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
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