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)

तदा तं श्रीघनं नत्वा सुप्रियः सो ऽनुमोदितः ।
कृताञ्जलिः पुरः स्थित्वा प्रव्रज्यां समयाचत ॥ ६७ ॥ {६७}

tadā taṃ śrīghanaṃ natvā supriyaḥ so 'numoditaḥ |
kṛtāñjaliḥ puraḥ sthitvā pravrajyāṃ samayācata || 67 || {67}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 14.67 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 (14.67). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tada, Shrighana, Supriya, Sah, Anumodita, Kritanjali, Purah, Pur, Pura, Sthitva, 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 14.67). 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: “tadā taṃ śrīghanaṃ natvā supriyaḥ so 'numoditaḥ
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • śrīghanam -
  • śrīghana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śrīghana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • natvā -
  • nam -> natvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √nam]
  • supriyaḥ -
  • supriya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • so' -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    so (noun, feminine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • anumoditaḥ -
  • anumodita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “kṛtāñjaliḥ puraḥ sthitvā pravrajyāṃ samayācata
  • kṛtāñjaliḥ -
  • kṛtāñjali (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛtāñjali (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • puraḥ -
  • puraḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    puraḥ (indeclinable)
    pur (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    pura (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sthitvā -
  • sthitvā (indeclinable)
    sthā -> sthitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √sthā]
  • 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 -
  • ac (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
    añc (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
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