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).

समराङ्गणसूत्रधार अध्यायसूची ।
अष्टङ्गलक्षणं नाम पञ्चचत्वारिंशोऽध्यायः ।
प्रोक्तं चतुर्धा स्थापत्यं वास्तुतत्त्वस्य सिद्धये ।
ब्रूमस्तदेव चेदानीमङ्गैः संयुक्तमष्टभिः ॥ १ ॥

samarāṅgaṇasūtradhāra adhyāyasūcī |
aṣṭaṅgalakṣaṇaṃ nāma pañcacatvāriṃśo'dhyāyaḥ |
proktaṃ caturdhā sthāpatyaṃ vāstutattvasya siddhaye |
brūmastadeva cedānīmaṅgaiḥ saṃyuktamaṣṭabhiḥ || 1 ||

The English translation of Verse 45.1 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 (45.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Samaranganasutradhara, Adhyaya, Suci, Sucin, Ashta, Gala, Kshanam, Kshana, Naman, Pancacatvarimsha, Prokta, Caturdha, Sthapatya, Vastutattva, Siddhi, Tada, Iva, Ani, Anga, Samyuktam, Samyukta, Ashtan,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 45.1). 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: “samarāṅgaṇasūtradhāra adhyāyasūcī
  • samarāṅgaṇasūtradhāra -
  • samarāṅgaṇasūtradhāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    samarāṅgaṇasūtradhāra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • adhyāya -
  • adhyāya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sūcī -
  • sūcī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    sūcī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    sūci (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sūci (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sūcin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “aṣṭaṅgalakṣaṇaṃ nāma pañcacatvāriṃśo'dhyāyaḥ
  • aṣṭaṅ -
  • -> aṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √]
    -> aṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √]
    -> aṣṭā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √]
    aṣṭan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    aṣṭan (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
    -> aṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √ class 5 verb]
    -> aṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √ class 5 verb]
  • gala -
  • gala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gal (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • kṣaṇam -
  • kṣaṇam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • pañcacatvāriṃśo' -
  • pañcacatvāriṃśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • adhyāyaḥ -
  • adhyāya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    dhyā (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • Line 3: “proktaṃ caturdhā sthāpatyaṃ vāstutattvasya siddhaye
  • proktam -
  • prokta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prokta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    proktā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • caturdhā -
  • caturdhā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    caturdhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sthāpatyam -
  • sthāpatya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sthāpatya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sthāpatyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vāstutattvasya -
  • vāstutattva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • siddhaye -
  • siddhi (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
  • Line 4: “brūmastadeva cedānīmaṅgaiḥ saṃyuktamaṣṭabhiḥ
  • brūmas -
  • brū (verb class 2)
    [present active first plural]
  • tade -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • cedā -
  • cad (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • anīm -
  • anī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • aṅgaiḥ -
  • aṅga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    aṅga (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • saṃyuktam -
  • saṃyuktam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    saṃyukta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṃyukta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saṃyuktā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • aṣṭabhiḥ -
  • aṣṭan (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    aṣṭan (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 45.1

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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