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).

निवसन्ति सुखं तत्र शेषवासुकितक्षकाः ।
हेमाब्जकर्णिकाकारः सुमेरुर्मणिकन्दरः ॥ २३ ॥

nivasanti sukhaṃ tatra śeṣavāsukitakṣakāḥ |
hemābjakarṇikākāraḥ sumerurmaṇikandaraḥ || 23 ||

The English translation of Verse 5.23 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 (5.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nivasanti, Sukham, Sukha, Tatra, Shesha, Vasuki, Takshaka, Hema, Heman, Abja, Karnika, Akara, Sumeru, Mani, Kandara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 5.23). 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: “nivasanti sukhaṃ tatra śeṣavāsukitakṣakāḥ
  • nivasanti -
  • nivasantī (noun, masculine)
    nivasantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    nivasantī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • sukham -
  • sukham (indeclinable)
    sukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sukha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sukhā (noun, feminine)
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • śeṣa -
  • śeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śeṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śaṣ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
    śiṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vāsuki -
  • vāsuki (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vāsukī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • takṣakāḥ -
  • takṣaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “hemābjakarṇikākāraḥ sumerurmaṇikandaraḥ
  • hemā -
  • hema (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hema (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    heman (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    heman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    hemā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abja -
  • abja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    abja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • karṇikā -
  • karṇika (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    karṇika (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    karṇikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akāraḥ -
  • akāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sumerur -
  • sumeru (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sumeru (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • maṇi -
  • maṇi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    maṇī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    maṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    maṇī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kandaraḥ -
  • kandara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 5.23

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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