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)

रागादि दोषजनितानि वचान्सि विष्णोरुन्मत्तचेष्टितकराणि च यानि शम्भोः ।
निःशेषदोषशमकारिततथागतस्य वंद्यत्वमर्हति च को ऽत्र विचारयध्वं ॥ १५३ ॥ {६९}

rāgādi doṣajanitāni vacānsi viṣṇorunmattaceṣṭitakarāṇi ca yāni śambhoḥ |
niḥśeṣadoṣaśamakāritatathāgatasya vaṃdyatvamarhati ca ko 'tra vicārayadhvaṃ || 153 || {69}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 27.153 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 (27.153). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Raga, Dosha, Janita, Vaca, Vishnu, Unmatta, Ceshtita, Kara, Yani, Yat, Shambhu, Nihshesha, Shamaka, Arita, Tathagata, Vandya, Tva, Yushmad, Arhat, Kah, Atra, Vicara, Adhva,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 27.153). 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.

  • Line1: “rāgādi doṣajanitāni vacānsi viṣṇorunmattaceṣṭitakarāṇi ca yāni śambhoḥ
  • rāgā -
  • rāga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rāgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • adi -
  • ad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • doṣa -
  • doṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    doṣan (noun, neuter)
    [compound]
  • janitāni -
  • janita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    jan -> janita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √jan class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √jan class 10 verb], [accusative plural from √jan class 10 verb], [nominative plural from √jan], [vocative plural from √jan], [accusative plural from √jan]
  • vacān -
  • vaca (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • si -
  • si (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • viṣṇor -
  • viṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    viṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • unmatta -
  • unmatta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    unmatta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ceṣṭita -
  • ceṣṭita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ceṣṭita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ceṣṭ -> ceṣṭita (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √ceṣṭ]
    ceṣṭ -> ceṣṭita (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √ceṣṭ]
    ceṣṭ -> ceṣṭita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ceṣṭ]
    ceṣṭ -> ceṣṭita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ceṣṭ]
  • karāṇi -
  • kara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first single]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yāni -
  • yānī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first single]
  • śambhoḥ -
  • śambhu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śambhu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line2: “niḥśeṣadoṣaśamakāritatathāgatasya vaṃdyatvamarhati ca ko 'tra vicārayadhvaṃ
  • niḥśeṣa -
  • niḥśeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    niḥśeṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • doṣa -
  • doṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    doṣan (noun, neuter)
    [compound]
  • śamakā -
  • śamaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śamaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śamakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ārita -
  • ārita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ārita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tathāgatasya -
  • tathāgata (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tathāgata (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • vandya -
  • vandya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vandya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vand -> vandya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vand]
    vand -> vandya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √vand class 1 verb]
    vand -> vandya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √vand class 1 verb]
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • arhati -
  • arhat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    arhat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    arh (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ko' -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ku (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vicāra -
  • vicāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ya -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • adhvam -
  • adhva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    adhvan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
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