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)

राज्ञो पाञ्चालयोर्यन्मुनिकथितमिदं तत्प्रसिद्धावदानं ।
शृण्वन्ति श्रावयन्ति प्रमुदितमनसः श्रद्धया ये प्रसन्नाः ।
सर्वे ते बोधिसत्वाः सकलगुणधराः सर्वसंपत्सुखाढ्याः ।
कृत्वा लोकेषु भद्द्रं मुनिवरनिलये संप्रयान्ति प्रमोदाः ॥ २३१ ॥ {५२}

rājño pāñcālayoryanmunikathitamidaṃ tatprasiddhāvadānaṃ |
śṛṇvanti śrāvayanti pramuditamanasaḥ śraddhayā ye prasannāḥ |
sarve te bodhisatvāḥ sakalaguṇadharāḥ sarvasaṃpatsukhāḍhyāḥ |
kṛtvā lokeṣu bhaddraṃ munivaranilaye saṃprayānti pramodāḥ || 231 || {52}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 28.231 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 (28.231). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pancala, Yat, Yad, Munikathita, Idam, Tat, Tad, Prasiddha, Prasiddhi, Adana, Shrinvat, Shravayat, Shravayanti, Pramudita, Anas, Anasa, Shraddhaya, Shraddha, Yah, Prasanna, Sarva, Yushmad, Bodhin, Satvan, Sakala, Gunadhara, Sukha, Adhya, Kritva, Kritvan, Loka, Munivara, Nilaya, Pra, Praya, Anti, Pramoda,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 28.231). 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: “rājño pāñcālayoryanmunikathitamidaṃ tatprasiddhāvadānaṃ
  • rājño -
  • pāñcālayor -
  • pāñcāla (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    pāñcāla (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • yan -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • munikathitam -
  • munikathita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    munikathita (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • prasiddhāva -
  • prasiddha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    prasiddhi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • adānam -
  • adāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    adāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    adānā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    dān (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • Line 2: “śṛṇvanti śrāvayanti pramuditamanasaḥ śraddhayā ye prasannāḥ
  • śṛṇvanti -
  • śru -> śṛṇvat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √śru class 5 verb], [vocative plural from √śru class 5 verb], [accusative plural from √śru class 5 verb]
    śru (verb class 5)
    [present active third plural]
  • śrāvayanti -
  • śru -> śrāvayantī (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √śru]
    śru -> śrāvayat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √śru], [vocative plural from √śru], [accusative plural from √śru]
    śru -> śrāvayantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √śru]
    śru (verb class 0)
    [present active third plural]
  • pramuditam -
  • pramudita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pramudita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pramuditā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • anasaḥ -
  • anas (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    anasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    nas (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • śraddhayā -
  • śraddhayā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    śraddhā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • prasannāḥ -
  • prasanna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    prasannā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 3: “sarve te bodhisatvāḥ sakalaguṇadharāḥ sarvasaṃpatsukhāḍhyāḥ
  • 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]
  • 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]
  • bodhi -
  • bodhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bodhin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bodhin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • satvā -
  • satvan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    satvan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • aḥ -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • sakala -
  • sakala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sakala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • guṇadharāḥ -
  • guṇadhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    guṇadharā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sarvasampat -
  • sarvasampad (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • sukhā -
  • sukha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sukha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sukhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āḍhyāḥ -
  • āḍhya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    āḍhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 4: “kṛtvā lokeṣu bhaddraṃ munivaranilaye saṃprayānti pramodāḥ
  • kṛtvā -
  • kṛtvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • lokeṣu -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • Cannot analyse bhaddram*mu
  • munivara -
  • munivara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nilaye -
  • nilaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • sam -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • prayā -
  • prā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    prayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • anti -
  • anti (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    anti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    antī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • pramodāḥ -
  • pramoda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pramodā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
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