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).

मासे मासे कुशाग्रेण यो हि भुञ्जीत भोजनम् ।
न तद् संघे प्रसादस्य कलाम् अर्घति षोडशीम् ॥ १९ ॥

māse māse kuśāgreṇa yo hi bhuñjīta bhojanam |
na tad saṃghe prasādasya kalām arghati ṣoḍaśīm || 19 ||

The English translation of Verse 24.19 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 (24.19). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mas, Masa, Kushagra, Yah, Bhojana, Tad, Sangha, Prasada, Kala, Shodashi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 24.19). 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: “māse māse kuśāgreṇa yo hi bhuñjīta bhojanam
  • māse -
  • mās (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    māsa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    māsā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • māse -
  • mās (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    māsa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    māsā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • kuśāgreṇa -
  • kuśāgra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kuśāgra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • bhuñjīta -
  • bhuj (verb class 7)
    [optative middle third single]
  • bhojanam -
  • bhojana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhojana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “na tad saṃghe prasādasya kalām arghati ṣoḍaśīm
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
  • saṅghe -
  • saṅgha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    saṅgha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • prasādasya -
  • prasāda (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • kalām -
  • kalā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • arghati -
  • argh (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • ṣoḍaśīm -
  • ṣoḍaśī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
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