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).

वदन्त्यामिति मेदिन्यामाविरासीदथो पृथुः ।
संरम्भमुक्तहृदयो ब्रह्माणं प्रणनाम च ॥ ९ ॥

vadantyāmiti medinyāmāvirāsīdatho pṛthuḥ |
saṃrambhamuktahṛdayo brahmāṇaṃ praṇanāma ca || 9 ||

The English translation of Verse 1.9 is contained in the book Samarangana Sutradhara of Bhojadeva by Sudarshan Kumar Sharma. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.9). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vadanti, Iti, Medini, Avih, Atho, Prithu, Samrambha, Ukta, Hridaya, Brahma, Brahman, Prananama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 1.9). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “vadantyāmiti medinyāmāvirāsīdatho pṛthuḥ
  • vadantyām -
  • vad -> vadantī (participle, feminine)
    [locative single from √vad class 1 verb]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • medinyām -
  • medinī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • āvir -
  • āviḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    āviḥ (indeclinable)
  • āsīd -
  • ās (verb class 2)
    [aorist active third single], [injunctive active third single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • atho -
  • atho (indeclinable)
  • pṛthuḥ -
  • pṛthu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “saṃrambhamuktahṛdayo brahmāṇaṃ praṇanāma ca
  • saṃrambham -
  • saṃrambha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṃrambhā (noun, feminine)
  • ukta -
  • ukta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ukta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vac -> ukta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √vac class 2 verb], [vocative single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vac -> ukta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √vac class 2 verb], [vocative single from √vac class 3 verb]
  • hṛdayo* -
  • hṛdaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • brahmā -
  • brahma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    brahmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    brahm (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • āṇam -
  • aṇ (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • praṇanāma -
  • praṇanāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    praṇanāma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 1.9

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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