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).

छिन्नकर्णं विकर्णं च वज्रं सूचीमुखं तथा ।
वर्तुल व्यजनाकारं चापाकृतिधरं च यत् ॥ ५३ ॥

chinnakarṇaṃ vikarṇaṃ ca vajraṃ sūcīmukhaṃ tathā |
vartula vyajanākāraṃ cāpākṛtidharaṃ ca yat || 53 ||

The English translation of Verse 10.53 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 (10.53). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Chinnakarna, Vikarna, Vajra, Sucimukha, Tatha, Vartula, Vyajana, Akara, Capa, Akritin, Dhara, Yat, Yad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 10.53). 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.

  • Line1: “chinnakarṇaṃ vikarṇaṃ ca vajraṃ sūcīmukhaṃ tathā”
  • chinnakarṇam -
  • chinnakarṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    chinnakarṇam (adverb)
    chinnakarṇam (accusative single)
    chinnakarṇa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    chinnakarṇam (adverb)
    chinnakarṇam (nominative single)
    chinnakarṇam (accusative single)
    chinnakarṇā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    chinnakarṇam (adverb)
  • vikarṇam -
  • vikarṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vikarṇam (adverb)
    vikarṇam (accusative single)
    vikarṇa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vikarṇam (adverb)
    vikarṇam (nominative single)
    vikarṇam (accusative single)
    vikarṇā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vikarṇam (adverb)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • vajram -
  • vajra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vajram (adverb)
    vajram (accusative single)
    vajra (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vajram (adverb)
    vajram (nominative single)
    vajram (accusative single)
    vajrā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vajram (adverb)
  • sūcīmukham -
  • sūcīmukha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sūcīmukham (adverb)
    sūcīmukham (accusative single)
    sūcīmukha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sūcīmukham (adverb)
    sūcīmukham (nominative single)
    sūcīmukham (accusative single)
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    tathā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tathā (nominative single)
  • Line2: “vartula vyajanākāraṃ cāpākṛtidharaṃ ca yat”
  • vartula -
  • vartula (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vartula (vocative single)
    vartula (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vartula (vocative single)
  • vyajanā -
  • vyajana (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vyajana (vocative single)
  • akāram -
  • akāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    akāram (adverb)
    akāram (accusative single)
  • cāpā -
  • cāpa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    cāpa (vocative single)
    cāpa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    cāpa (vocative single)
  • akṛti -
  • akṛtin (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    akṛti (compound)
    akṛti (adverb)
    akṛtin (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    akṛti (compound)
    akṛti (adverb)
    akṛti (nominative single)
    akṛti (vocative single)
    akṛti (accusative single)
  • dharam -
  • dhara (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dharam (adverb)
    dharam (accusative single)
    dhara (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    dharam (adverb)
    dharam (nominative single)
    dharam (accusative single)
    dharā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dharam (adverb)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    yad (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    yat (compound)
    yat (adverb)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (accusative single)
    i -> yat (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (vocative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (accusative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (accusative single)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 10.53

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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