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)

तेन मे संपदः सर्वा विनक्ष्यन्ति निरर्थिताः ।
एतच्चिन्ताविषार्त्ताहं तिष्ठामि पुत्रवांछितः ॥ ३८ ॥ {३८}

tena me saṃpadaḥ sarvā vinakṣyanti nirarthitāḥ |
etaccintāviṣārttāhaṃ tiṣṭhāmi putravāṃchitaḥ || 38 || {38}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 10.38 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 (10.38). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Tena, Asmad, Sampad, Sampada, Saru, Sarva, Anti, Nih, Arthita, Etad, Cinti, Cinta, Ish, Isha, Ishan, Aha, Putravat, Putrava, Shita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 10.38). 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: “tena me saṃpadaḥ sarvā vinakṣyanti nirarthitāḥ
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • sampadaḥ -
  • sampad (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sampada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarvā* -
  • saru (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • vinakṣya -
  • vic (verb class 7)
    [present active second single]
  • anti -
  • anti (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    anti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    antī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • nir -
  • niḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    niḥ (indeclinable)
    ni (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arthitāḥ -
  • arthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    arthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “etaccintāviṣārttāhaṃ tiṣṭhāmi putravāṃchitaḥ
  • etac -
  • etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • cintāvi -
  • cinti (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    cinta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • iṣā -
  • iṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    iṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    iṣan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    iṣ (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    iṣ (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    iṣ (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    iṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arttā -
  • ard (verb class 7)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • tiṣṭhāmi -
  • sthā (verb class 1)
    [present active first single]
  • putravāñch -
  • putravat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    putrava (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • śitaḥ -
  • śita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    śā -> śita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śā class 3 verb], [nominative single from √śā class 4 verb]
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