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 संप्रार्थिते पुत्र्या तया स जनकः सुधीः ।
तं मुक्तां स्वात्मजं दृष्ट्वा सुचिरादेवमब्रवीत् ॥ १४४ ॥ {४२}

iti saṃprārthite putryā tayā sa janakaḥ sudhīḥ |
taṃ muktāṃ svātmajaṃ dṛṣṭvā sucirādevamabravīt || 144 || {42}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 36.144 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 (36.144). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Iti, Samprarthita, Putri, Putrya, Janaka, Sudhi, Tap, Mukta, Sucira, Evam, Eva,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 36.144). 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 saṃprārthite putryā tayā sa janakaḥ sudhīḥ
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • samprārthite -
  • samprārthita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    samprārthita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    samprārthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • putryā -
  • putrī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    putryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • janakaḥ -
  • janaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sudhīḥ -
  • sudhī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    sudhī (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “taṃ muktāṃ svātmajaṃ dṛṣṭvā sucirādevamabravīt || 144 |
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    tap (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    tap (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • muktām -
  • muktā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    muc -> muktā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √muc class 6 verb]
    muc -> muktā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √muc class 1 verb]
    muj -> muktā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √muj class 1 verb]
  • svātma -
  • svātman (noun, masculine)
  • jam -
  • ja (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ja (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
  • dṛṣṭvā -
  • dṛś -> dṛṣṭvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dṛś]
  • sucirād -
  • sucira (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sucira (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • 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)
  • abravīt -
  • brū (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • Cannot analyse 144
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