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)

तत्रासौ सुगतं दृष्ट्वा कृतांजलिपुटो मुदा ।
भगवंतं तमानम्य प्रव्रज्यां समयाचत ॥ २२३ ॥ {२३}

tatrāsau sugataṃ dṛṣṭvā kṛtāṃjalipuṭo mudā |
bhagavaṃtaṃ tamānamya pravrajyāṃ samayācata || 223 || {23}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 10.223 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 (10.223). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sugata, Kritanjaliputa, Mud, Muda, Bhagavanta, Bhagavat, Tama, Pravrajya, Sama, Samaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 10.223). 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: “tatrāsau sugataṃ dṛṣṭvā kṛtāṃjalipuṭo mudā
  • tatrāsau -
  • sugatam -
  • sugata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sugata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sugatā (noun, feminine)
  • dṛṣṭvā -
  • dṛś -> dṛṣṭvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dṛś]
  • kṛtāñjalipuṭo* -
  • kṛtāñjalipuṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mudā -
  • mud (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mudā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “bhagavaṃtaṃ tamānamya pravrajyāṃ samayācata || 223 |
  • bhagavantam -
  • bhagavanta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • tamān -
  • tama (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • amya -
  • pravrajyām -
  • pravrajyā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • samayā -
  • samaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    samā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    samayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sam (verb class 10)
    [imperative active second single]
  • acata* -
  • Cannot analyse 223
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