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)

तत्सद्धर्मामृतं पातुं तत्र सर्वे समागताः ।
ब्रह्मशक्रादिदेवेन्द्रा लोकपाला दिगास्थिताः ॥ ९ ॥ {९}

tatsaddharmāmṛtaṃ pātuṃ tatra sarve samāgatāḥ |
brahmaśakrādidevendrā lokapālā digāsthitāḥ || 9 || {9}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 18.9 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 (18.9). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatsad, Harman, Amrita, Patu, Tatra, Sarva, Samagata, Brahma, Brahman, Shakra, Ida, Iva, Indra, Lokapala, Dish, Asthita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 18.9). 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: “tatsaddharmāmṛtaṃ pātuṃ tatra sarve samāgatāḥ
  • tatsaddh -
  • tatsad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    tatsad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • harmā -
  • harman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • amṛtam -
  • amṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    amṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    amṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • pātum -
  • -> pātum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √]
    -> pātum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √]
    -> pātum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √]
    pai -> pātum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √pai]
    pātu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • samāgatāḥ -
  • samāgata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    samāgatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “brahmaśakrādidevendrā lokapālā digāsthitāḥ
  • brahma -
  • brahma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    brahm (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • śakrād -
  • śakra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    śakra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ide -
  • idā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ive -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • indrā* -
  • indra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    indrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • lokapālā* -
  • lokapāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    lokapālā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • dig -
  • diś (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • āsthitāḥ -
  • āsthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    āsthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
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