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).

तत्रैशान्यां दिशि न्यस्येदीशानं लोकनायकम् ।
दानवानां निहन्तारं पूर्वस्यामपि वासवम् ॥ १२१ ॥

tatraiśānyāṃ diśi nyasyedīśānaṃ lokanāyakam |
dānavānāṃ nihantāraṃ pūrvasyāmapi vāsavam || 121 ||

The English translation of Verse 55.121 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 (55.121). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatra, Aishani, Dish, Nyasya, Ishana, Lokanayaka, Danava, Nihantri, Purva, Api, Vasava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 55.121). 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: “tatraiśānyāṃ diśi nyasyedīśānaṃ lokanāyakam
  • tatrai -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • aiśānyām -
  • aiśānī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • diśi -
  • diś (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • nyasye -
  • nyasya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    nyasya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    nyasyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • īśānam -
  • īśāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    īśāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    īśānā (noun, feminine)
    īś -> īśāna (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √īś class 2 verb]
    īś -> īśāna (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √īś class 2 verb], [accusative single from √īś class 2 verb]
  • lokanāyakam -
  • lokanāyaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “dānavānāṃ nihantāraṃ pūrvasyāmapi vāsavam
  • dānavānām -
  • dānava (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    dānava (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • nihantāram -
  • nihantṛ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • pūrvasyām -
  • pūrvā (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • vāsavam -
  • vāsava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vāsava (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vāsavā (noun, feminine)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 55.121

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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