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).

तानि चत्वार्यपि द्वे द्वे लक्षे प्रोक्तानि मानतः ।
धरित्रीध्रुवयोर्मध्ये योजनानां चतुर्दश ॥ ८८ ॥

tāni catvāryapi dve dve lakṣe proktāni mānataḥ |
dharitrīdhruvayormadhye yojanānāṃ caturdaśa || 88 ||

The English translation of Verse 5.88 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 (5.88). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Tani, Catu, Arya, Api, Dva, Laksha, Prokta, Manatah, Manat, Dharitri, Dhruva, Madhye, Madhya, Yojana, Caturdasha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 5.88). 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: “tāni catvāryapi dve dve lakṣe proktāni mānataḥ
  • tāni -
  • tānī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    tānī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    tānī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • catvā -
  • catu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    catu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    catu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [instrumental single]
  • ārya -
  • ārya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ārya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ār -> ārya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ār]
    ār (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • dve -
  • dva (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    dva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    dvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • dve -
  • dva (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    dva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    dvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • lakṣe -
  • lakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    lakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    lakṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    lakṣ (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • proktāni -
  • prokta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mānataḥ -
  • mānataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    mān -> mānat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √mān class 1 verb], [ablative single from √mān class 1 verb], [genitive single from √mān class 1 verb]
    mān -> mānat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √mān class 1 verb], [genitive single from √mān class 1 verb]
    mān (verb class 1)
    [present active third dual]
  • Line 2: “dharitrīdhruvayormadhye yojanānāṃ caturdaśa
  • dharitrī -
  • dharitrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • dhruvayor -
  • dhruva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    dhruva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    dhruvā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • madhye -
  • madhye (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    madhya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    madhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    madhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • yojanānām -
  • yojana (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    yojanā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • caturdaśa -
  • caturdaśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    caturdaśa (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 5.88

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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