Buddhasahassanāmāvali - Verse 50

Verse 50

अमतेन अतप्पि लोकं,
धम्ममेघपवस्सको;
अस्सासेसि यथा चन्दो,
बुद्धं तं पणमाम्यहं.
Amatena atappi lokaṃ,
Dhammameghapavassako;
Assāsesi yathā cando,
Buddhaṃ taṃ paṇamāmyahaṃ.
I bow to the Buddha,
Who gratified the world with the nectar of Dhamma,
Rained like a cloud of Dhamma,
And gave cooling comfort like the moon.

Vocabulary

  1. amatena (instr.) - deathless state
  2. atappi (a+tappatti; aor.) - satiate, gratify
  3. megha - cloud
  4. pavassako - raining
  5. assāsesi (aor. assāseti) - comfort, console, solace
  6. cando - moon
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