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).

प्राग्रीवकाः प्रकल्प्यन्ते चत्वारोऽलिन्दवेष्टिताः ।
प्र ग्रीवकास्तिर्यगग्रे भवन्त्यन्ये तदग्रतः ॥ १२४ ॥

prāgrīvakāḥ prakalpyante catvāro'lindaveṣṭitāḥ |
pra grīvakāstiryagagre bhavantyanye tadagrataḥ || 124 ||

The English translation of Verse 49.124 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 (49.124). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prak, Pra, Catu, Ara, Aru, Alinda, Veshtita, Griva, Tiryak, Agre, Agra, Agri, Bhavanti, Bhavat, Bhavant, Anya, Tad, Tat, Agratah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 49.124). 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: “prāgrīvakāḥ prakalpyante catvāro'lindaveṣṭitāḥ
  • prāg -
  • prāk (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • rīva -
  • rīv (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • kāḥ -
  • kās (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • kalpyante -
  • kḷp (verb class 0)
    [present passive third plural]
  • catvā -
  • catu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    catu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    catu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [instrumental single]
  • āro' -
  • āra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    āru (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    āru (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (verb class 1)
    [aorist active second single]
    (verb class 3)
    [aorist active second single]
    (verb class 5)
    [aorist active second single]
  • alinda -
  • alinda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • veṣṭitāḥ -
  • veṣṭita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    veṣṭitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    veṣṭ -> veṣṭita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √veṣṭ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √veṣṭ class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √veṣṭ], [vocative plural from √veṣṭ]
    veṣṭ -> veṣṭitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √veṣṭ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √veṣṭ class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √veṣṭ class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √veṣṭ], [vocative plural from √veṣṭ], [accusative plural from √veṣṭ]
  • Line 2: “pra grīvakāstiryagagre bhavantyanye tadagrataḥ
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • grīva -
  • grīva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kās -
  • kās (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tiryag -
  • tiryak (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • agre -
  • agre (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    agra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    agra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    agrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    agri (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • bhavantya -
  • bhavanti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhavantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    bhavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [nominative plural], [vocative dual], [vocative plural], [accusative dual], [accusative plural]
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • anye -
  • anya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    anyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • agrataḥ -
  • agrataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 49.124

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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