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).

सुखं जीवितुम् इच्छेत् चेत् श्रामण्यार्थेष्व् अवेक्षवान् ।
सांघिकं नावमन्येत चीवरं पानभोजनम् ॥ ११ ॥

sukhaṃ jīvitum icchet cet śrāmaṇyārtheṣv avekṣavān |
sāṃghikaṃ nāvamanyeta cīvaraṃ pānabhojanam || 11 ||

The English translation of Verse 13.11 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 (13.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sukham, Sukha, Ava, Avi, Ikshu, Sanghika, Nava, Nau, Ani, Anya, Eta, Civara, Panabhojana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 13.11). 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: “sukhaṃ jīvitum icchet cet śrāmaṇyārtheṣv avekṣavān
  • sukham -
  • sukham (indeclinable)
    sukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sukha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sukhā (noun, feminine)
  • jīvitum -
  • jīv -> jīvitum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √jīv]
  • icchet -
  • iṣ (verb class 6)
    [optative active third single]
  • Cannot analyse cet*śr
  • Cannot analyse śrāmaṇyārtheṣv*av
  • ave -
  • ava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [instrumental single], [dative single]
    avi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    avi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    u (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    av (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    u (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative active second single]
  • ikṣavā -
  • ikṣu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • ān -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “sāṃghikaṃ nāvamanyeta cīvaraṃ pānabhojanam
  • sāṅghikam -
  • sāṅghika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sāṅghika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nāvam -
  • nāva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nāvā (noun, feminine)
    nau (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • anye -
  • ani (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    anī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    anya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    anyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • eta -
  • eta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cīvaram -
  • cīvara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    cīvara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • pānabhojanam -
  • pānabhojana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
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