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)

इति मे वचसा राजा प्रसेनजित्स कौशलः ।
प्रार्थनीयस्त्वया साधो गछास्तु त्वं समाहितः ॥ ५७ ॥ {५७}

iti me vacasā rājā prasenajitsa kauśalaḥ |
prārthanīyastvayā sādho gachāstu tvaṃ samāhitaḥ || 57 || {57}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 33.57 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 (33.57). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Iti, Asmad, Vacasa, Raja, Rajan, Raj, Prasenajit, Kausha, Las, Prarthaniya, Tva, Yushmad, Sadha, Cha, Samahita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 33.57). 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: “iti me vacasā rājā prasenajitsa kauśalaḥ
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • vacasā* -
  • vacasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vacasā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • rājā -
  • rājā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    rājan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    rāj (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    rāj (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • prasenajit -
  • prasenajit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kauśa -
  • kauśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kauśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • laḥ -
  • las (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    las (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    la (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “prārthanīyastvayā sādho gachāstu tvaṃ samāhitaḥ
  • prārthanīyas -
  • prārthanīya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tvayā -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • sādho* -
  • sādha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ga -
  • ga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • chās -
  • cha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    chā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • samāhitaḥ -
  • samāhita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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