Buddhasahassanāmāvali - Verse 121

Verse 121

    ञाणवन्तो ञाणवरो, 
    ञाणधरो सुञ्‍ञणवा; 
    ञाणकेतु ञाणद्धजो, 
                 बुद्धं तं पणमाम्यहं.               
  
    Ñāṇavanto ñāṇavaro, 
    Ñāṇadharo suññaṇavā; 
    Ñāṇaketu ñāṇaddhajo, 
               Buddhaṃ taṃ paṇamāmyahaṃ.               
  
    I bow to the Buddha,
    Who was proficient in knowledge, and the best among the knowledgeable,
    A very wise upholder of knowledge,
        Who unfurled the flag of knowledge and kept it high.        
  

Vocabulary

  1. vanto: pp. of vamati - discharge, eject (vomit)
  2. suññāṇavā: su + ñ + ñāṇa + vā - well + knowledge
  3. ketu - flag
  4. dhajo - flag, banner


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