Buddhasahassanāmāvali - Verse 98

Verse 98

        धम्ममेघो पञ्‍ञामेघो,
        धम्मामतं पवस्सयी;
        रजोजल्‍लं विधोवेसि,
        बुद्धं तं पणमाम्यहं.
    
        Dhammamegho paññāmegho,
        Dhammāmataṃ pavassayī;
        Rajojallaṃ vidhovesi,
        Buddhaṃ taṃ paṇamāmyahaṃ.
    
        I bow to the Buddha,
        Who, like a cloud of Dhamma and wisdom,
        Poured the Dhamma, nectar-like,
        And who washed away the dirt and mire (of ignorance).
    

Vocabulary

  1. megho - cloud
  2. pavassayī (aor. of pavassati) - rain, shed rain
  3. rajo + jalla - dirt + mud, mire
  4. vi + dhovesi (aor. of dhovati) - wash, cleanse


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