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)

पूजाङ्गैः पूजयित्वा तमुपगुप्तमवन्दत ।
स्थित्वा भूमौ स्वजानुभ्यामुत्तरासङ्गमुद्वहन् ॥ ७ ॥ {७}

pūjāṅgaiḥ pūjayitvā tamupaguptamavandata |
sthitvā bhūmau svajānubhyāmuttarāsaṅgamudvahan || 7 || {7}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 13.7 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 (13.7). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Puja, Anga, Pujayitva, Upagupta, Sthitva, Bhuma, Bhumi, Svaja, Uttarasanga, Udvahat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 13.7). 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: “pūjāṅgaiḥ pūjayitvā tamupaguptamavandata
  • pūjā -
  • pūja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pūja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pūjā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pūj (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • aṅgaiḥ -
  • aṅga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    aṅga (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • pūjayitvā -
  • pūj -> pūjayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √pūj]
    pūjayitvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • upaguptam -
  • upagupta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    upagupta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    upaguptā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • avandata -
  • vand (verb class 1)
    [imperfect middle third single]
  • Line 2: “sthitvā bhūmau svajānubhyāmuttarāsaṅgamudvahan
  • sthitvā -
  • sthitvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sthā -> sthitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √sthā]
  • bhūmau -
  • bhūma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    bhūmi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • svajān -
  • svaja (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ubhyām -
  • u (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    ū (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
  • uttarāsaṅgam -
  • uttarāsaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • udvahan -
  • udvahat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
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