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).

कुर्यादेकादशांशेन तथास्यैव प्रपालकम् ।
स्तम्भान् कुर्यादृतेऽष्टांशान्नव द्वादशधाथवा ॥ २१ ॥

kuryādekādaśāṃśena tathāsyaiva prapālakam |
stambhān kuryādṛte'ṣṭāṃśānnava dvādaśadhāthavā || 21 ||

The English translation of Verse 28.21 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 (28.21). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kuryada, Kat, Kas, Sha, Tatha, Asi, Iyam, Idam, Prapalaka, Stambha, Rite, Rita, Riti, Ashta, Ava, Dvadashadha, Athava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 28.21). 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: “kuryādekādaśāṃśena tathāsyaiva prapālakam
  • kuryāde -
  • kuryāda (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kuryāda (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • kād -
  • kāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    kās (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • aśāṃ -
  • śā (verb class 3)
    [aorist active first single]
    śā (verb class 4)
    [aorist active first single]
  • śena -
  • śa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    śa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • asyai -
  • asi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [instrumental single], [dative single]
    asi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [instrumental single], [dative single]
    as -> asya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √as]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    iyam (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [present active second single]
    as (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single], [imperative passive first single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • prapālakam -
  • prapālaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “stambhān kuryādṛte'ṣṭāṃśānnava dvādaśadhāthavā
  • stambhān -
  • stambha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • kuryād -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative active third single]
  • ṛte' -
  • ṛte (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ṛte (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ṛta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ṛta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ṛti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ṛti (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • aṣṭāṃ -
  • aṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    -> aṣṭā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √ class 5 verb]
  • śānn -
  • śa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ava -
  • ava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    av (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    u (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • dvādaśadhā -
  • dvādaśadhā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • athavā -
  • athavā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 28.21

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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