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)

ततः स गृहभृच्छ्रेष्ठी दृष्ट्वा वंशनिरन्तरं ।
निराशाप्रतिखिन्नात्मा तस्थावेवं यथातुरः ॥ ९८ ॥ {९८}

tataḥ sa gṛhabhṛcchreṣṭhī dṛṣṭvā vaṃśanirantaraṃ |
nirāśāpratikhinnātmā tasthāvevaṃ yathāturaḥ || 98 || {98}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 23.98 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 (23.98). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Bhrit, Shreshthin, Vamsha, Nirantara, Nirasha, Aprati, Khinna, Asmad, Tastha, Evam, Eva, Yatha, Atura,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 23.98). 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: “tataḥ sa gṛhabhṛcchreṣṭhī dṛṣṭvā vaṃśanirantaraṃ
  • tataḥ -
  • 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]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gṛha -
  • gṛha (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • bhṛcch -
  • bhṛt (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    bhṛt (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • śreṣṭhī -
  • śreṣṭhin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dṛṣṭvā -
  • dṛś -> dṛṣṭvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dṛś]
  • vaṃśa -
  • vaṃśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nirantaram -
  • nirantara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nirantara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nirantarā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “nirāśāpratikhinnātmā tasthāvevaṃ yathāturaḥ || 98 |
  • nirāśā -
  • nirāśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nirāśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nirāśā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aprati -
  • aprati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    aprati (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    aprati (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • khinnāt -
  • khinna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    khinna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    khid -> khinna (participle, masculine)
    [ablative single from √khid class 4 verb], [ablative single from √khid class 6 verb], [ablative single from √khid class 7 verb]
    khid -> khinna (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √khid class 4 verb], [ablative single from √khid class 6 verb], [ablative single from √khid class 7 verb]
  • -
  • (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • tasthāve -
  • tastha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sthā (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • aturaḥ -
  • atura (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tur (verb class 6)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • Cannot analyse 98
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