Buddhasahassanāmāvali - Verse 100

Verse 100

        सीलग्गो समाधिप्पत्तो,
        पञ्‍ञप्पत्तो सुभावितो;
         धम्मसुधारसं पायी,
        बुद्धं तं पणमाम्यहं.
    
        Sīlaggo samādhippatto,
        Paññappatto subhāvito;
        Dhammasudhārasaṃ pāyī,
        Buddhaṃ taṃ paṇamāmyahaṃ.
    
        I bow to the Buddha,
        Foremost in preserving the precepts of morality,
        He had attained concentration and wisdom,
        Developed all of these and made the people drink the excellent nectar of Dhamma.
    

Vocabulary

  1. sīlaggo: sīla + aggo - morality + top, first, pre-eminent
  2. samādhi +p + patto - concentration + attained
  3. pañña + p + patto - wisdom + attained
  4. su + bhāvito - well + developed
  5. sudhā + rasaṃ - nectar + taste
  6. pibati/pivati - drink, swallow
  7. pāyī (caus. of pibati) - gave to drink


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