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)

तत्र ज्ञातिगणांश्चासौ वन्धुमित्रसुहृज्जनान् ।
कृपणातिथिसंघादिं वांछितार्थैरतोषयत् ॥ २२१ ॥ {२१}

tatra jñātigaṇāṃścāsau vandhumitrasuhṛjjanān |
kṛpaṇātithisaṃghādiṃ vāṃchitārthairatoṣayat || 221 || {21}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 10.221 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 (10.221). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatra, Gana, Casa, Andhu, Mitra, Suhrijjana, Kripana, Atithin, Sangha, Vanchita, Artha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 10.221). 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: “tatra jñātigaṇāṃścāsau vandhumitrasuhṛjjanān
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • jñāti -
  • jñāti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • gaṇāṃś -
  • gaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • cāsau -
  • cāsa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • va -
  • u (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ū (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    ū (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    au (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    au (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    va (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    va (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • andhu -
  • andhu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    andhū (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    andhū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    andhū (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • mitra -
  • mitra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mitra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • suhṛjjanān -
  • suhṛjjana (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “kṛpaṇātithisaṃghādiṃ vāṃchitārthairatoṣayat
  • kṛpaṇā -
  • kṛpaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛpaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛpaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • atithi -
  • atithi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    atithin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    atithin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • saṅghād -
  • saṅgha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    saṅgha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • im -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • vāñchitā -
  • vāñchita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vāñchita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vāñchitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vāñch -> vāñchita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √vāñch class 1 verb]
    vāñch -> vāñchita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √vāñch class 1 verb]
    vāñch -> vāñchitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √vāñch class 1 verb]
    vāñch (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • arthair -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • atoṣayat -
  • tuṣ (verb class 0)
    [imperfect active third single]
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