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).

दृढव्यायतदेहाश्च क्षत्रियास्त इहाभवन् ।
विक्रमो लोकसंरक्षाविभागो व्यवसायिता ॥ १२ ॥

dṛḍhavyāyatadehāśca kṣatriyāsta ihābhavan |
vikramo lokasaṃrakṣāvibhāgo vyavasāyitā || 12 ||

The English translation of Verse 7.12 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 (7.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dridhavya, Tada, Iha, Kshatriya, Tas, Vikrama, Loka, Samraksha, Ibha, Aga, Vyavasayin, Tan,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 7.12). 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: “dṛḍhavyāyatadehāśca kṣatriyāsta ihābhavan
  • dṛḍhavyāya -
  • dṛḍhavya (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    dṛḍhavya (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • tade -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • īhāś -
  • īha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    īhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣatriyās -
  • kṣatriya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kṣatriyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ta* -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ihā -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • abhavan -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third plural]
  • Line 2: “vikramo lokasaṃrakṣāvibhāgo vyavasāyitā
  • vikramo* -
  • vikrama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • loka -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃrakṣāvi -
  • saṃrakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ibhā -
  • ibha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ago* -
  • aga (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vyavasāyi -
  • vyavasāyin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vyavasāyin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 7.12

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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