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)

साधु साध्वि महाभागे चरास्तु ते सुभद्रकं ।
तां श्रीभगवतीलक्ष्मीं मन्नाम्ना प्रणमादरात् ॥ ६८८ ॥ {२६}

sādhu sādhvi mahābhāge carāstu te subhadrakaṃ |
tāṃ śrībhagavatīlakṣmīṃ mannāmnā praṇamādarāt || 688 || {26}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 38.688 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 (38.688). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sadhu, Sadhvi, Sadhvin, Mahabhaga, Cara, Tad, Yushmad, Subhadraka, Shri, Bhagavat, Bhagavati, Lakshmi, Asmad, Namna, Naman, Prana, Adara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 38.688). 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: “sādhu sādhvi mahābhāge carāstu te subhadrakaṃ
  • sādhu -
  • sādhu (indeclinable)
    sādhu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    sādhu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sādhu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • sādhvi -
  • sādhvī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sādhvin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sādhvin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mahābhāge -
  • mahābhāga (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    mahābhāga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    mahābhāgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • carās -
  • cara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    carā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • 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]
  • subhadrakam -
  • subhadraka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    subhadraka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    subhadrakā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “tāṃ śrībhagavatīlakṣmīṃ mannāmnā praṇamādarāt
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
  • bhagavatī -
  • bhagavatī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    bhagavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • lakṣmīm -
  • lakṣmī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • man -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • nāmnā -
  • nāmnā (indeclinable)
    nāman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • praṇam -
  • praṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    praṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    praṇā (noun, feminine)
  • ādarāt -
  • ādara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
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