Udanavarga [sanskrit]

by W. Woodville Rockhill | 1892 | 13,101 words

The Udanavarga is a collection of Sanskrit verses representing aphorisms attributed to the Buddha and his disciples. The Udanavarga resembles the Pali Dhammapada and Udana, yet it belong the ancient tradition of early Buddhism. Alternative titles: Udānavarga (उदानवर्ग).

एतज् ज्ञात्वा यथा भूतं बुद्धानां श्रावकः सदा ।
सत्कारं नाभिनन्देत विवेकम् अनुबृंहयेत् ॥ ६ ॥

etaj jñātvā yathā bhūtaṃ buddhānāṃ śrāvakaḥ sadā |
satkāraṃ nābhinandeta vivekam anubṛṃhayet || 6 ||

The English translation of Verse 13.6 is contained in the book Udanavarga by W. Woodville Rockhill. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

English translation by W. Woodville Rockhill (1892)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (13.6). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yatha, Bhuta, Buddha, Shravaka, Sada, Sad, Satkara, Nabh, Nabhi, Viveka, Anu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “etaj jñātvā yathā bhūtaṃ buddhānāṃ śrāvakaḥ sadā
  • Cannot analyse etaj*jñ
  • jñātvā -
  • jñā -> jñātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jñā]
    jñā -> jñātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jñā]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • bhūtam -
  • bhūta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhūta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhūtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [injunctive active second dual]
  • buddhānām -
  • buddha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    buddha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    buddhā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • śrāvakaḥ -
  • śrāvaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sadā -
  • sadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “satkāraṃ nābhinandeta vivekam anubṛṃhayet
  • satkāram -
  • satkāra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • nābhi -
  • nābhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    nābhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    nābhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    nābhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    nābhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    nābh (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • nandeta -
  • nand (verb class 1)
    [optative active second plural]
  • vivekam -
  • viveka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • anu -
  • anu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    anu (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    anu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    anu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    anu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    anu (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • bṛṃhayet -
  • bṛṃh (verb class 10)
    [optative active third single]
    bṛh (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
    bṛh (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
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