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)

ग्राम्या जानपदाश्चापि कार्पटिकादयो ऽपि च ।
तीर्थिका अपि ते सर्वे जेतारामे उपागताः ॥ ११ ॥ {११}

grāmyā jānapadāścāpi kārpaṭikādayo 'pi ca |
tīrthikā api te sarve jetārāme upāgatāḥ || 11 || {11}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 28.11 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 (28.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Gramya, Janapada, Capin, Karpatika, Aya, Ayas, Api, Tirthika, Tad, Yushmad, Sarva, Jetarama, Upagata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 28.11). 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: “grāmyā jānapadāścāpi kārpaṭikādayo 'pi ca
  • grāmyā* -
  • grāmya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    grāmyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • jānapadāś -
  • jānapada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    jānapadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • cāpi -
  • cāpin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kārpaṭikād -
  • kārpaṭika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ayo' -
  • ayas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    aya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “tīrthikā api te sarve jetārāme upāgatāḥ
  • tīrthikā* -
  • tīrthika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • 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]
  • jetārāme -
  • jetārāma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    jetārāma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • upāgatāḥ -
  • upāgata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    upāgatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
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