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)

गृहपते सदा नित्यमारोग्यमस्तु वो ध्रुवं ।
बोधिप्रणिधिसिद्धिश्च भूयाद्भद्रं च सर्वदा ॥ ५६ ॥ {५६}

gṛhapate sadā nityamārogyamastu vo dhruvaṃ |
bodhipraṇidhisiddhiśca bhūyādbhadraṃ ca sarvadā || 56 || {56}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 18.56 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 (18.56). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Grihapati, Sada, Nityam, Nitya, Arogya, Astu, Yushmad, Dhruvam, Dhruva, Bodhin, Pranidhi, Siddhi, Bhuya, Bhadram, Bhadra, Sarvada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 18.56). 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: “gṛhapate sadā nityamārogyamastu vo dhruvaṃ
  • gṛhapate -
  • gṛhapati (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • sadā* -
  • sada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • nityam -
  • nityam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    nitya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nitya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nityā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ārogyam -
  • ārogya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ārogya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ārogyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • astu -
  • astu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    astu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    astu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [imperative active third single]
  • vo* -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • dhruvam -
  • dhruvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    dhruva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dhruva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dhruvā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “bodhipraṇidhisiddhiśca bhūyādbhadraṃ ca sarvadā
  • bodhi -
  • bodhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bodhin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bodhin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • praṇidhi -
  • praṇidhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    praṇidhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    praṇidhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    praṇidhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • siddhiś -
  • siddhi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhūyād -
  • bhūya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [benedictive active third single]
  • bhadram -
  • bhadram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    bhadra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhadra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhadrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sarvadā -
  • sarvadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sarvadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
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