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).

पर्व त्रीण्यङ्गुलान्याहुर्मुष्टिः स्याच्चतुरङ्गुला ।
तलं स्यात्पञ्चभिः षड्भिः करपादाङ्गुलैर्भवेत् ॥ ४१ ॥

parva trīṇyaṅgulānyāhurmuṣṭiḥ syāccaturaṅgulā |
talaṃ syātpañcabhiḥ ṣaḍbhiḥ karapādāṅgulairbhavet || 41 ||

The English translation of Verse 9.41 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:

Buy now! English translation by Sudarshan Kumar Sharma (2007)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (9.41). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Parvan, Syat, Sya, Caturam, Gula, Tala, Pancan, Shash, Kara, Pada, Angula,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 9.41). 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: “parva trīṇyaṅgulānyāhurmuṣṭiḥ syāccaturaṅgulā
  • parva -
  • parvan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    parv (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Cannot analyse trīṇyaṅgulānyāhurmuṣṭiḥ*sy
  • syāc -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    syāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • caturaṅ -
  • caturam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • gulā -
  • gulā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “talaṃ syātpañcabhiḥ ṣaḍbhiḥ karapādāṅgulairbhavet
  • talam -
  • tala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    talā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • syāt -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    syāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • pañcabhiḥ -
  • pañcan (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    pañcan (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ṣaḍbhiḥ -
  • ṣaṣ (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    ṣaṣ (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • kara -
  • kara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • pādā -
  • pāda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aṅgulair -
  • aṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 9.41

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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