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)

एवं पित्रोदितं श्रुत्वा सा क्षेमा प्रहताशया ।
उत्थाय स्वालये गत्वा तूष्णीभूता न्यषीदत ॥ १३१ ॥ {३१}

evaṃ pitroditaṃ śrutvā sā kṣemā prahatāśayā |
utthāya svālaye gatvā tūṣṇībhūtā nyaṣīdata || 131 || {31}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 33.131 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 (33.131). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Evam, Eva, Pitri, Udita, Kshema, Prahata, Asha, Ashaya, Utthaya, Uttha, Svalaya, Tushni,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 33.131). 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: “evaṃ pitroditaṃ śrutvā kṣemā prahatāśayā
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • pitro -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • uditam -
  • udita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    udita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uditā (noun, feminine)
    vad -> udita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vad class 1 verb]
    vad -> udita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vad class 1 verb], [accusative single from √vad class 1 verb]
  • śrutvā -
  • śru -> śrutvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √śru]
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kṣemā -
  • kṣemā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • prahatā -
  • prahata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prahata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prahatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āśayā -
  • āśā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    āśayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “utthāya svālaye gatvā tūṣṇībhūtā nyaṣīdata
  • utthāya -
  • utthāya (indeclinable)
    uttha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    uttha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • svālaye -
  • svālaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    svālaya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • gatvā -
  • gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
    gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
    gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
  • tūṣṇī -
  • tūṣṇī (noun, masculine)
    tūṣṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • bhūtā* -
  • Cannot analyse nyaṣīdata
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