Samarangana-sutradhara [sanskrit]

61,230 words | ISBN-10: 8171103022

The Sanskrit edition of the Samarangana Sutradhara including grammatical analysis. The Samarangana Sutradhara is an encyclopedic work on classical Indian architecture (Vastu Shastra). Alternative titles: Samaranganasutradhara, Samarāṅgaṇa Sūtradhāra (समराङ्गण सूत्रधार), Samarāṅgaṇasūtradhāra (समराङ्गणसूत्रधार).

Chapter 66: maṇḍapa-lakṣaṇa

samarāṅgaṇasūtradhāra adhyāyasūcī |
atha maṇḍapalakṣaṇaṃ nāma ṣaṭṣaṣṭitamo'dhyāyaḥ |
idānīṃ maṇḍapānaṣṭau brūmaḥ prāsādasaṃsthitān |
prāsādaṃ kalpayedpūrvaṃ bhāgaśuddhaṃ sulakṣaṇam || 1 ||
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saṃvṛto vā bhavedeṣa vyatirikto'thavā kvacit |
caturaśro vibhāgaiśca ghaṭaṃteḥ ya samaṃvṛtaḥ || 2 ||
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paśubhāgairvighaṭate vyatiriktaḥ sa kīrtitaḥ |
garbho garbhasamaḥ śastaḥ sonyaghaṭoṣamāvahet || 3 ||
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evaṃ niveśayedagre maṇḍapānyeva sadmataḥ |
bhajecchatapadākhyena jyeṣṭhamadhyadanīyasaḥ || 4 ||
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maṇḍapāṃsteṣu bhadraḥ syānnandanākhyastathāparaḥ |
mahendro vardhamānaśca svastikaḥ sarvabhadra kaḥ || 5 ||
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mahāpadmo'ṣṭamaścaiṣāṃ gṛharājaḥ prakīrtitaḥ |
ete yathārthanāmāno lakṣmaiteṣāṃ pracakṣmahe || 6 ||
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prāsādadviguṇāyāmaḥ pādonadviguṇāyataḥ |
kāryo yastathā vyarthamagrataḥ suramandirāt || 7 ||
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prāsādocchrāyatulyaṃ vā kāryā maṇḍapavistṛtiḥ |
śukanāsānvitāḥ kāryāste cālindasamanvitāḥ || 8 ||
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alindaḥ sarvatobhāganirgatā lāvavistṛtāḥ |
kadācitsārdhabhāgena niṣkrāntā bhāgavistṛtā || 9 ||
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--- bhirbhājayedbhāgairbhadraṃ prājñaḥ samantataḥ |
śṛṅgāṇi syurdvibhāgāni sahitānyudakāntaraiḥ || 10 ||
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bhāgaṃ pramā --- rādāmūlatalamastakam |
śṛṅgeṣu rathikā kāryā bhāgapādena nirgatā || 11 ||
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bhāgenaikena niṣkrāntaṃ vistṛtaṃ catuśvatān |
madhyabhadraṃ vidhātavyamāśāsu catasṛṣvapi || 12 ||
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pīṭhaṃ prāsādapīṭhasya nātra kurvīta maṇḍape |
talapaṭṭe bhavecchokanāśoyākṣitiraṅgikā || 13 ||
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talapaṭṭamadhastasyā maṇḍapasya niveśayet |
kartavyamevamagre'gre nimnaṃ nimnataraṃ tataḥ || 14 ||
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athavā tatsamaṃ dadyātsthapatiḥ śāstravittamaḥ |
catubhāgāyatadvāraṃ ṣaḍdvārukasamanvitam || 15 ||
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agrabhadraṃ vidhātavyaṃ catustambhavibhūṣitam |
pṛṣṭhataśca bhavedevaṃ saṃsṛtiścaitramaṇḍape || 16 ||
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saṃsṛteḥ śukanāsā syādbhūmitāḥ pṛṣṭhabhadra kam |
śeṣaṃ tathaiva kartavyaṃ vidhānaṃ maṇḍapasya tu || 17 ||
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sa bhittibhiḥ parikṣiptaḥ kartavyaḥ pārśvayordvayoḥ |
bhāgena kalpayedbhittiṃ gavākṣairupaśobhitām || 18 ||
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vātāyanāśca kartavyāḥ saha candrā valokanaiḥ |
prāsādadvāravaddvāravistāro maṇḍape bhavet || 19 ||
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sapādaḥ satribhāgo vā sārdhaḥ saumyāthavā bhavet |
ūrdhvadvāravidhiḥ kāryo mūladvārānatikramāt || 20 ||
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jālavyālakapotālīmattavāraṇakairyutāḥ |
bhramanirmāpitaiḥ stambhaiḥ kartavyāśca gavākṣakāḥ || 21 ||
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vātāyanaṃ tadardhena pādonaṃ dvāvalokanam |
kṣaṇamadhye prakurvīta catuṣkīṃ vidhivacchubhām || 22 ||
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kṣobhāyāṃ bāhyato rekhā kṣātyā dra maṃ ca vivarjayet |
dārukarmavidhermadhye yathā syātkathyate tathā || 23 ||
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samaiḥ kṣaṇaiḥ samaiḥ stambhaiḥ samaiścālindakairyutaḥ |
samaiḥ karṇaiśca --- samadra vyavidhānavān || 24 ||
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ṣaḍdārukaistiraścīnaiḥ kāryāḥ kaiścinmukhāyataiḥ |
tulā samatalā yadvā protkṣiprā madhyadeśagā || 25 ||
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tulāṣaḍdārukādhīnāṃstadadhīnāni tāni vā |
kecinmanthānasaṃsthānālīgatiryutāpa || 26 ||
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athavā madhyataḥ kāryā --- stambhālindaveṣṭitāḥ |
mahādharayutā kāryā catuṣkyubhayataḥ samā || 27 ||
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gajatālulumākarma dra vyaiḥ syāduttarottaraiḥ |
ete nānāvidhāḥ kāryā dra vyairavikalaistathā || 28 ||
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yā kācidro cate prājñastāmekāṃ kārayetkriyām |
kṣaṇāntarāṇyalaṅkuryādillītoraṇakaistathā || 29 ||
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vajrabandhasamāyuktā ghaṇṭikāpallavairyutāḥ |
hārapadmadalākīrṇāḥ śālabhañjīvirājitāḥ || 30 ||
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stambhakāśca vidhātavyāḥ pañcābharaṇabhūṣitāḥ |
kaṇṭhakairaticitraiśca rathakaistoraṇaiḥ saha || 31 ||
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vidhānairvicidhākārai rūpakarmopaśobhitaiḥ |
evaṃvidhā vidhātavyā sīmātulyāstulodayāḥ || 32 ||
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prāggrīvakeṣvalindeṣu madhye bhāge ca pārśvayoḥ |
na talāni vidhīyante yathākāmaṃ kriyā bhavet || 33 ||
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sīmādvāre yathā vāyoḥ praveśaṃ naiva pīḍayet |
tathāddhvarikā kāryā paṭṭasyoparyavasthitā || 34 ||
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vedivyālakapotālī mattavāraṇatulodayaḥ |
ṣaḍdvārukaṃ --- bhadre tatra kurvīta buddhimān || 35 ||
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bāhyato maṇḍape'pyevaṃ mānataḥ karmato'pi ca |
kapotālīvaraṇḍībhistathācāntarapatrakaiḥ || 36 ||
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karṇaprāsādakaiścitraiḥ karma syādbhadra maṇḍape |
ucchrāyasya vivecīyādaśasttvanyatamo budhaiḥ || 37 ||
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śikharasya tribhāgena pādonaikena vā bhavet |
ucchrāyo maṇḍapasyāmaḥ śukanāsasamucchrite || 38 ||
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harmyaṃ vā tatra kurvīta cārukarṇopaśobhitam |
bhadra maṇḍapalakṣaṇam || caturaśrīkṛte kṣetre nandanaṃ pravibhājayet || 39 ||
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bhadraṃ ṣaḍbhāgamāyāmāścaturbhāgaṃ tathā pava |
bhāgabhāgaṃ niṣkrānte stambhaiḥ prāggrīvakalpitaiḥ || 40 ||
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pañcabhāgāyatā jñeyā karṇe bhadrā ntarasthitā |
bhittiḥ syādbhāgavistārā salilāntarasaṃyutā || 41 ||
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evaṃ caturdiśaṃ kāryo nandano maṇḍapaḥ sadā |
nandanaḥ || mahendra sya talacchandaḥ karṇau lāṅgalasaṃyutau || 42 ||
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caturbhāgāyato dikṣu dārukarmavibhūṣitaḥ |
dvibhāgikāni śṛṅgāṇi kṣobhayedudakāntaraiḥ || 43 ||
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caturbhāgāyataṃ bhāga --- mekaṃ tu nissṛtam |
ekataśca mukhaṃ dadyāddārukarmaparicyutam || 44 ||
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mahendraḥ || nandanaścedbahibhadrai rjalamārgairvivarjitaḥ |
bhāgadvitayavistāro bhāgamekaṃ vinigatau || 45 ||
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prāggrīvapārśvayoardadyāducchrāyordhvapadasthitau |
votayenau vā kurvīta vardhamānastathā bhavet || 46 ||
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vardhamānaḥ || pakṣadvaye nandanasya bhadre bhittyābhiveṣṭayet |
gavākṣakairalaṅkuryānna kuryādudakāntaram || 47 ||
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svastiko'yaṃ samākhyātaḥ sarvalakṣaṇalakṣitaḥ |
svastikaḥ || athābhidhīyate samyaksarvatobhadra lakṣaṇam || 48 ||
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karṇe karṇe lāṅgale cetsārdhabhāgadvayāyatam |
kāryā parasparaṃ teṣu dārukarmavikalpanā || 49 ||
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bhāgenaikena niryātaṃ bhāgaṣaṭkena cāyatam |
ṣaḍdārukadvayaṃ bhadraṃ kārayed bāhyavasthitam || 50 ||
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sarvatobhadraḥ || caturaśrīkṛte kṣetre --- prāgbhāgairvibhājayet |
tyaktvā tesa madhye karṇeṣvādadhyāllāṅgalāni ca || 51 ||
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caturbhāgāntarasthāni ṣaḍdāruyutāni ca |
kartavyaṃ bhāganiṣkrāntaṃ dikṣu bhadra catuṣṭayam || 52 ||
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catuṣpadastadāyāmātsarvato'lindako bahiḥ |
pratibhadrā ṇi kurvīta caturbhāgāyatāni ca || 53 ||
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nirgatānirabhāgena dikṣu stambhānvitāni ca |
ityetairlakṣaṇairyukto mahāpadmaḥ prakīrtitaḥ || 54 ||
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mahāpadmaḥ || caturaśrīkṛte kṣetre catuṣkoṇavibhūṣite |
alindāveṣṭitaṃ kuryātprāggrīvaṃ mukhasaṃśritam || 55 ||
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gavākṣakāśca kartavyāstathā candrā valokanāḥ |
vātāyanāstathoddyotāḥ samantādrū paśobhitāḥ || 56 ||
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gṛharājakriyā hyevaṃ sarvaśobhāsamanvitā |
evaṃ lakṣaṇasaṃyuktamatṛgomapi mandiram || 57 ||
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gṛharājaḥ || vṛdvarā śukanāsasya śukanāsasya mūlataḥ |
kanīyasaṃ maṇḍapānāṃ karturicchāvaśādbhavet || 58 ||
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pārśvayorubhayostulyaṃ vidadhyāttiryagāyatam |
vyāpicakṣu raghanadyāpi vā --- || 59 ||
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prāsādamasamaṃ sthānaṃ vidadhyānmaṇḍapaṃ bahiḥ |
yathāpūrva dvāravistāravistīrṇāsteṣu kāryā gavākṣakāḥ || 60 ||
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samā sapādapādonā sārdhā cocchritirāyatā |
aṣṭāṅgulabrūmopetā daśāṃśe dvāravistṛte || 61 ||
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vistāro maṇḍapastambhadvārocchrāyasamocchritiḥ |
garbhavyāso maṇḍapasya sāṣṭāṃśaḥ sāṃśa eva ca || 62 ||
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sārdho vā maṇḍapasyāyaṃ garbhe --- || 63 ||
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| kāryati śaktyā |
yāṃ devasaṃyati sa sadmani devatānā- |
māste'psarogaṇavṛtaḥ śaradāṃ śatāni || 64 ||
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iti mahārājādhirājaparameśvaraśrībhojadevaviracite samarāṅgaṇasūtradhāranāmni vāstuśāstre maṇḍapādhyāyo nāma ṣaṭṣaṣṭitamaḥ |
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Chapter 66: maṇḍapa-lakṣaṇa

Cover of edition (2007)

Samarangana Sutradhara of Bhojadeva
by Sudarshan Kumar Sharma (2007)

An Ancient Treatise on Architecture (In Two Volumes); With An Introduction, Sanskrit Text, Verse by Verse English Translation and Notes.

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Cover of edition (2011)

Samrangana Sutradhara: Treatise of Housing Architecture, Machines, Inconography and Dance
by Maharajdhiraj Shri Bhoj Dev (2011)

Sanskrit text with Hindi Transalation; Set of two volumes.

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