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).

कर्णिकारधवप्लक्षकपित्थविषमच्छदाः ।
शिरीषोदुम्बराश्वत्थशेलुन्यग्रोधचम्पकाः ॥ १९ ॥

karṇikāradhavaplakṣakapitthaviṣamacchadāḥ |
śirīṣodumbarāśvatthaśelunyagrodhacampakāḥ || 19 ||

The English translation of Verse 16.19 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 (16.19). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Karnikara, Dhava, Plaksha, Kapittha, Vishamacchada, Shirisha, Udumbara, Ashvattha, Nyagrodha, Campaka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 16.19). 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: “karṇikāradhavaplakṣakapitthaviṣamacchadāḥ
  • karṇikāra -
  • karṇikāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    karṇikāra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhava -
  • dhava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhav (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    dhū (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • plakṣa -
  • plakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    plakṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • kapittha -
  • kapittha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kapittha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viṣamacchadāḥ -
  • viṣamacchada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “śirīṣodumbarāśvatthaśelunyagrodhacampakāḥ
  • śirīṣo -
  • śirīṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • udumbarā -
  • udumbara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    udumbara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aśvattha -
  • aśvattha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aśvattha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śelu -
  • śelu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • nyagrodha -
  • nyagrodha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • campakāḥ -
  • campaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    campakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 16.19

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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