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).

तस्मादेतानि सर्वाणि पीडितान्युपलक्षयेत् ।
ज्ञात्वा सिराः सानुसिराश्च नाडीर्वंशानुवंशानपि वास्तुदेहे ।
यत्नेन मर्माणि फलानि चैषां वेधं त्यजेद्यस्तमुपैति नापत् ॥ ३७ ॥

tasmādetāni sarvāṇi pīḍitānyupalakṣayet |
jñātvā sirāḥ sānusirāśca nāḍīrvaṃśānuvaṃśānapi vāstudehe |
yatnena marmāṇi phalāni caiṣāṃ vedhaṃ tyajedyastamupaiti nāpat || 37 ||

The English translation of Verse 12.37 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 (12.37). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tasmat, Tad, Eta, Etad, Sarva, Sarvani, Pidita, Upala, Sira, Nadi, Vamsha, Sha, Api, Vastu, Deha, Yatna, Marman, Phala, Idam, Vedha, Yasta, Upa, Nri,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 12.37). 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: “tasmādetāni sarvāṇi pīḍitānyupalakṣayet
  • tasmād -
  • tasmāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
  • etāni -
  • eta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sarvāṇi -
  • sarvāṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • pīḍitānyu -
  • pīḍita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    pīḍ -> pīḍita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √pīḍ class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √pīḍ class 10 verb], [accusative plural from √pīḍ class 10 verb]
  • upala -
  • upala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣayet -
  • kṣi (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
    kṣī (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “jñātvā sirāḥ sānusirāśca nāḍīrvaṃśānuvaṃśānapi vāstudehe
  • jñātvā -
  • jñā -> jñātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jñā]
    jñā -> jñātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jñā]
  • sirāḥ -
  • sira (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sirā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sānu -
  • sānu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • sirāś -
  • sira (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sirā (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]
  • nāḍīr -
  • nāḍi (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
    nāḍī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vaṃśān -
  • vaṃśa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • uvaṃ -
  • ū (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    ū (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • śān -
  • śa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • vāstu -
  • vāstu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vāstu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • dehe -
  • deha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    deha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • Line 3: “yatnena marmāṇi phalāni caiṣāṃ vedhaṃ tyajedyastamupaiti nāpat
  • yatnena -
  • yatna (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • marmāṇi -
  • marman (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • phalāni -
  • phala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    phal (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first single]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • eṣām -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • vedham -
  • vedha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vedha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vedhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tyajed -
  • tyaj (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • yastam -
  • yasta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yasta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yastā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    yas -> yasta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √yas class 4 verb]
    yas -> yasta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √yas class 4 verb], [accusative single from √yas class 4 verb]
  • upai -
  • upā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    upa (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    upa (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    upa (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    upa (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
    upā (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • eti -
  • eti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    i (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • apat -
  • apad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    apad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 12.37

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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