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).

चतुष्षष्टिपदाख्येन विभाज्यं शिबिरं बुधैः ।
निवेशः शिबिरस्योक्तो दुर्गकर्माथ कथ्यते ॥ ३८ ॥

catuṣṣaṣṭipadākhyena vibhājyaṃ śibiraṃ budhaiḥ |
niveśaḥ śibirasyokto durgakarmātha kathyate || 38 ||

The English translation of Verse 45.38 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 (45.38). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Catushshashti, Pad, Pada, Akhya, Vibhajya, Shibira, Budha, Nivesha, Ukta, Durgakarman, Atha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 45.38). 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: “catuṣṣaṣṭipadākhyena vibhājyaṃ śibiraṃ budhaiḥ
  • catuṣṣaṣṭi -
  • catuṣṣaṣṭī (noun, masculine)
    catuṣṣaṣṭī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    catuṣṣaṣṭī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • padā -
  • pad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    pada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pad (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ākhyena -
  • ākhya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ākhya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • vibhājyam -
  • vibhājya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vibhājya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vibhājyā (noun, feminine)
  • śibiram -
  • śibira (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śibira (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • budhaiḥ -
  • budha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    budha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “niveśaḥ śibirasyokto durgakarmātha kathyate
  • niveśaḥ -
  • niveśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śibirasyo -
  • śibira (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    śibira (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • ukto* -
  • ukta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vac -> ukta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative single from √vac class 3 verb]
  • durgakarmā -
  • durgakarman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
  • kathyate -
  • kath (verb class 10)
    [present passive third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 45.38

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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