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).

गजः ।
चतुःषष्टिपदः सिंहो भद्रं भागचतुष्टयम् ।
द्व्यंशकौ मूलकर्णौ च गर्भः षोडशभिः पदैः ॥ ८३ ॥

gajaḥ |
catuḥṣaṣṭipadaḥ siṃho bhadraṃ bhāgacatuṣṭayam |
dvyaṃśakau mūlakarṇau ca garbhaḥ ṣoḍaśabhiḥ padaiḥ || 83 ||

The English translation of Verse 55.83 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 (55.83). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Gaja, Catuhshashti, Pad, Simha, Bhadram, Bhadra, Bhaga, Catushtaya, Dvyamsha, Kah, Mulaka, Rina, Garbha, Shodashan, Pada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 55.83). 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: “gajaḥ
  • gajaḥ -
  • gaja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “catuḥṣaṣṭipadaḥ siṃho bhadraṃ bhāgacatuṣṭayam
  • catuḥṣaṣṭi -
  • catuḥṣaṣṭi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    catuḥṣaṣṭī (noun, masculine)
    catuḥṣaṣṭī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    catuḥṣaṣṭī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • padaḥ -
  • pad (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • siṃho* -
  • siṃha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhadram -
  • bhadram (indeclinable)
    bhadra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhadra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhadrā (noun, feminine)
  • bhāga -
  • bhāga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhāga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • catuṣṭayam -
  • catuṣṭaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    catuṣṭaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 3: “dvyaṃśakau mūlakarṇau ca garbhaḥ ṣoḍaśabhiḥ padaiḥ
  • dvyaṃśa -
  • dvyaṃśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dvyaṃśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kau -
  • ku (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • mūlakar -
  • mūlaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mūlaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ṛṇau -
  • ṛṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • garbhaḥ -
  • garbha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṣoḍaśabhiḥ -
  • ṣoḍaśan (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    ṣoḍaśan (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • padaiḥ -
  • pada (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 55.83

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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