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 निश्चित्य सा देवी वसुलक्ष्मी कृपार्दिता ।
तत्र समाधिमाधाय त्रिमुर्त्तिं सा समादधौ ॥ ५० ॥ {५०}

iti niścitya sā devī vasulakṣmī kṛpārditā |
tatra samādhimādhāya trimurttiṃ sā samādadhau || 50 || {50}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 38.50 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 (38.50). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Iti, Nishcitya, Devi, Devin, Vasulakshmi, Krip, Kripa, Ardita, Tatra, Samadhi, Adhaya, Tti, Sama, Adhi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 38.50). 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 niścitya devī vasulakṣmī kṛpārditā
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • niścitya -
  • niścitya (indeclinable)
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • devī -
  • devī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    devin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vasulakṣmī -
  • vasulakṣmī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • kṛpā -
  • kṛpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛp (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    kṛpā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arditā -
  • arditā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ard (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    ard (verb class 6)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    ard (verb class 7)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • Line 2: “tatra samādhimādhāya trimurttiṃ samādadhau || 50 |
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • samādhim -
  • samādhi (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ādhāya -
  • ādhāya (indeclinable)
  • tri -
  • tri (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • mur -
  • mur (noun, masculine)
  • ttim -
  • tti (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • samād -
  • sama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • adhau -
  • adhi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    adhi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • Cannot analyse 50
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