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).

वर्णप्रकृतिवेश्मानि संस्थानानि च लक्ष्मभिः ।
विधेयानि प्रतिग्रामं प्रतिपूः प्रतिपत्तनम् ॥ १४ ॥

varṇaprakṛtiveśmāni saṃsthānāni ca lakṣmabhiḥ |
vidheyāni pratigrāmaṃ pratipūḥ pratipattanam || 14 ||

The English translation of Verse 2.14 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 (2.14). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Varna, Varnan, Prakrit, Veshman, Samsthana, Lakshman, Vidheya, Pratigramam, Pratipur, Tana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 2.14). 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: “varṇaprakṛtiveśmāni saṃsthānāni ca lakṣmabhiḥ
  • varṇa -
  • varṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    varṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    varṇan (noun, masculine)
    varṇan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • prakṛti -
  • prakṛti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    prakṛt (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    prakṛt (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    prakṛt (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • veśmāni -
  • veśman (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • saṃsthānāni -
  • saṃsthāna (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • lakṣmabhiḥ -
  • lakṣman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “vidheyāni pratigrāmaṃ pratipūḥ pratipattanam
  • vidheyāni -
  • vidheya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • pratigrāmam -
  • pratigrāmam (indeclinable)
  • pratipūḥ -
  • pratipur (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • pratipat -
  • pratipad (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • tanam -
  • tana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tanā (noun, feminine)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 2.14

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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