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).

जीवन्त्ययुतमब्दानां सर्वेऽपि लकुचाशिनः ।
कुरुष्वभीष्टदैर्वृक्षैर्जीवन्ति स्त्रीयुता नराः ॥ ४८ ॥

jīvantyayutamabdānāṃ sarve'pi lakucāśinaḥ |
kuruṣvabhīṣṭadairvṛkṣairjīvanti strīyutā narāḥ || 48 ||

The English translation of Verse 5.48 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 (5.48). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Jivanti, Jivat, Ayuta, Abda, Sarva, Api, Lakuca, Ashin, Kuru, Abhishta, Vriksha, Striyuta, Nara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 5.48). 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: “jīvantyayutamabdānāṃ sarve'pi lakucāśinaḥ
  • jīvantya -
  • jīvanti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    jīvantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    jīvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [nominative plural], [vocative dual], [vocative plural], [accusative dual], [accusative plural]
    jīv -> jīvat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √jīv class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √jīv class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √jīv class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √jīv class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √jīv class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √jīv class 1 verb]
    jīv -> jīvantī (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √jīv class 1 verb], [vocative single from √jīv class 1 verb]
    jīv (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • ayutam -
  • ayuta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ayuta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ayutā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    yu (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second dual]
  • abdānām -
  • abda (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    abda (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    abdā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • sarve' -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • lakucā -
  • lakuca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    lakuca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aśinaḥ -
  • aśin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    aśin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “kuruṣvabhīṣṭadairvṛkṣairjīvanti strīyutā narāḥ
  • kuruṣva -
  • kuru (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
    kuru (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [imperative middle second single]
  • abhīṣṭa -
  • abhīṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    abhīṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dair -
  • da (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    da (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • vṛkṣair -
  • vṛkṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • jīvanti -
  • jīvanti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    jīvantī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    jīvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    jīv -> jīvat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √jīv class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √jīv class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √jīv class 1 verb]
    jīv -> jīvantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √jīv class 1 verb]
    jīv (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • strīyutā* -
  • strīyuta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • narāḥ -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    narā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 5.48

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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