Buddhasahassanāmāvali - Verse 15
महाकरुणासम्पत्तो, महामेत्तायभिरतो; महाजनहितरतो, बुद्धं तं पणमाम्यहं.
Mahākaruṇāsampatto, Mahāmettāyabhirato; Mahājanahitarato, Buddhaṃ taṃ paṇamāmyahaṃ.
I bow to the Buddha, Who was supremely compassionate, Took delight in radiating paramount loving-kindness, And was fully devoted to bringing the highest welfare to all.
- mahākaruṇāsampatto - greatly compassionate
(mahā + karuṇā + sampatto (pp. of sampāpuṇāti) greatly + compassionate + attained, reached)
- mahāmettāyabhirato - took delight in radiating utmost loving-kindness
(mahā + mettāya + abhirato great + compassion + delighting in)
- mahājanahitarato - fully devoted in bringing highest welfare to the greatest number of people
(mahā + jana + hita + rato great + people + benefit + enjoying)
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