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)

पौराणीश्रुतिनेष लोकमहितो बुद्धः किलायं हरिर्दृष्ट्वा जन्मजराविपत्तिवशगं लोकं कृपाभ्युद्यतः ।
जातः शाक्यकुलेन्दुरच्युतमतिस्त्राता नृणां गौतमः शास्तारं हितमेव कस्तमधुना नावैति मूढो जनः ॥ १६२ ॥ {७८}

paurāṇīśrutineṣa lokamahito buddhaḥ kilāyaṃ harirdṛṣṭvā janmajarāvipattivaśagaṃ lokaṃ kṛpābhyudyataḥ |
jātaḥ śākyakulenduracyutamatistrātā nṛṇāṃ gautamaḥ śāstāraṃ hitameva kastamadhunā nāvaiti mūḍho janaḥ || 162 || {78}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 27.162 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 (27.162). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Paurani, Shrutin, Shruti, Isha, Ishan, Loka, Ahita, Buddha, Kila, Aya, Idam, Hari, Janmaja, Ravin, Ravi, Vashaga, Krip, Kripa, Abhyudyata, Jatri, Jata, Shaki, Shakin, Shakya, Akula, Indu, Acyuta, Ati, Stri, Nri, Gautama, Shastri, Hita, Eva, Kasta, Nava, Nau, Mudha, Jana, Janas,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 27.162). 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: “paurāṇīśrutineṣa lokamahito buddhaḥ kilāyaṃ harirdṛṣṭvā janmajarāvipattivaśagaṃ lokaṃ kṛpābhyudyataḥ
  • paurāṇī -
  • paurāṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • śrutine -
  • śrutin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single], [dative single]
    śrutin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single], [dative single]
    śrutī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single], [dative single]
  • iṣa -
  • iṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    iṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    iṣan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • lokam -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ahito* -
  • ahita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • buddhaḥ -
  • buddha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kilā -
  • kila (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    kila (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kil (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • harir -
  • hari (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    hari (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • dṛṣṭvā -
  • dṛś -> dṛṣṭvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dṛś]
  • janmaja -
  • janmaja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    janmaja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rāvi -
  • rāvin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    rāvin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    rāvī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    rāvī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    rāvī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • patti -
  • patti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    patti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pattin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • vaśagam -
  • vaśaga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vaśaga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vaśagā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • lokam -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • kṛpā -
  • kṛpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛp (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    kṛpā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhyudyataḥ -
  • abhyudyata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “jātaḥ śākyakulenduracyutamatistrātā nṛṇāṃ gautamaḥ śāstāraṃ hitameva kastamadhunā nāvaiti mūḍho janaḥ
  • jātaḥ -
  • jātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    jāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    jan -> jāta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √jan class 1 verb], [nominative single from √jan class 2 verb], [nominative single from √jan class 3 verb], [nominative single from √jan class 4 verb]
  • śākya -
  • śākī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    śākin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    śākin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śākya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śākya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śac -> śākya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √śac class 1 verb]
    śac -> śākya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √śac class 1 verb]
  • akule -
  • akula (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    akula (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    akulā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • indur -
  • indu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • acyutam -
  • acyuta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    acyuta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    acyutā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ati -
  • ati (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    ati (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • strā -
  • stṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [instrumental single]
  • ātā -
  • nṛṇām -
  • nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • gautamaḥ -
  • gautama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śāstāram -
  • śāstṛ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • hitam -
  • hita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    hita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    hitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    hi -> hita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √hi class 5 verb]
    hi -> hita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √hi class 5 verb], [accusative single from √hi class 5 verb]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kastam -
  • kas -> kasta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kas class 1 verb]
    kas -> kasta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kas class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kas class 1 verb]
  • adhunā* -
  • dhū (verb class 9)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • nāvai -
  • nāva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nāvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nau (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • eti -
  • eti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    i (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • mūḍho* -
  • mūḍha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    muh -> mūḍha (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √muh class 4 verb]
  • janaḥ -
  • janas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    jana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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