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)

ततो ज्ञातिगणान् सर्वान् वन्धुमित्रसुहृज्जनान् ।
सर्वानतिथिवर्गांश्च वांछितार्थैः प्रतोषयन् ॥ १०३ ॥ {३}

tato jñātigaṇān sarvān vandhumitrasuhṛjjanān |
sarvānatithivargāṃśca vāṃchitārthaiḥ pratoṣayan || 103 || {3}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 11.103 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 (11.103). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Gana, Sarva, Andhu, Mitra, Suhrijjana, Atithin, Varga, Vanchitartha, Pratosha, Yat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 11.103). 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: “tato jñātigaṇān sarvān vandhumitrasuhṛjjanān
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • jñāti -
  • jñāti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • gaṇān -
  • gaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • sarvān -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • 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: “sarvānatithivargāṃśca vāṃchitārthaiḥ pratoṣayan || 103 |
  • sarvān -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • atithi -
  • atithi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    atithin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    atithin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • vargāṃś -
  • varga (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāñchitārthaiḥ -
  • vāñchitārtha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    vāñchitārtha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • pratoṣa -
  • pratoṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yan -
  • yat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    i -> yat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • Cannot analyse 103
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