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).

वलयो दुन्दुभिः प्रान्तः पद्मः कान्तश्चतुर्मुखः ।
माण्डूकाख्योऽथ कूर्मश्च तालीगृह उलूपिकः ॥ १४ ॥

valayo dundubhiḥ prāntaḥ padmaḥ kāntaścaturmukhaḥ |
māṇḍūkākhyo'tha kūrmaśca tālīgṛha ulūpikaḥ || 14 ||

The English translation of Verse 49.14 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 (49.14). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Valaya, Dundu, Dundubhi, Pranta, Prat, Padma, Kanta, Caturmukha, Manduka, Atha, Kurma, Tali, Talin, Grih, Ulupika,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 49.14). 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: “valayo dundubhiḥ prāntaḥ padmaḥ kāntaścaturmukhaḥ
  • valayo* -
  • valaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dundubhiḥ -
  • dundu (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    dundubhi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • prāntaḥ -
  • prānta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    prā -> prāt (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √prā class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √prā class 2 verb]
  • padmaḥ -
  • padma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kāntaś -
  • kānta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kam -> kānta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kam class 1 verb]
  • caturmukhaḥ -
  • caturmukha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “māṇḍūkākhyo'tha kūrmaśca tālīgṛha ulūpikaḥ
  • māṇḍūkā -
  • māṇḍūka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    māṇḍūka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • akhyo' -
  • khyā (verb class 2)
    [aorist active second single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
  • kūrmaś -
  • kūrma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tālī -
  • tālī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    tāli (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tālin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gṛha* -
  • gṛh (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gṛh (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • ulūpikaḥ -
  • ulūpika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 49.14

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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