Buddhasahassanāmāvali - Verse 9

Verse 9



महावीरो महाधीरो,

महासूरो महब्बलो;

महामारचमू मद्दि,

बुद्धं तं पणमाम्यहं.


Mahāvīro mahādhīro,

Mahāsūro mahabbalo;

Mahāmāracamū maddi,

Buddhaṃ taṃ paṇamāmyahaṃ.


I bow to the Buddha,

Who was brave and wise,

Courageous and strong,

And who vanquished the great army of Mara.



Vocabulary

  1. mahāvīro - a hero in bravery
  2. mahādhīro - firm in wisdom
  3. mahāsūro - great in courage
  4. mahabbalo - great in strength
  5. mahāmāracamū - great army of Mara
    (mahā+māra+camū - great+Mara+army)
  6. maddi - vanquished, crushed


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