Buddhasahassanāmāvali - Verse 6

Verse 6



यथावादी तथाकारी,

तथपत्तो तथागतो;

यथाकारी तथावादी,

बुद्धं तं पणमाम्यहं.


Yathāvādī tathākārī,

Tathapatto tathāgato;

Yathākārī tathāvādī,

Buddhaṃ taṃ paṇamāmyahaṃ.


I bow to the Buddha

Whatever he preached he practised accordingly,

Having attained the highest truth,

He is known as the Tathāgata,

Practising whatever he taught.



Vocabulary

  1. yathāvādī - as he teaches
  2. tathākārī - that he practises
  3. tathapatto - attained the highest truth
  4. tathāgato - known as the Tathāgata
  5. yathākārī - practising
  6. tathāvādī - whatever he teaches
    (yathā – tathā (rel.adv. – dem.adv) in what way/manner – in that way/manner)


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