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).

Verse 57b.444

सार्धं पदद्वयं कार्यो वेदीबन्धः सुशोभनः ।
चतुर्भागोन्नता जङ्घा भागार्धं रूपपट्टिका ॥ ४४४ ॥

sārdhaṃ padadvayaṃ kāryo vedībandhaḥ suśobhanaḥ |
caturbhāgonnatā jaṅghā bhāgārdhaṃ rūpapaṭṭikā || 444 ||

The English translation of Verse 57b.444 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 (57b.444). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sardham, Sardha, Padat, Vaya, Asmad, Kari, Karya, Vedi, Vedin, Bandha, Sushobhana, Caturbhaga, Unnata, Jangha, Bhaga, Ardha, Rupa, Pattika,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 57b.444). 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: “sārdhaṃ padadvayaṃ kāryo vedībandhaḥ suśobhanaḥ
  • sārdham -
  • sārdham (indeclinable)
    sārdha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sārdha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sārdhā (noun, feminine)
  • padad -
  • pad -> padat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √pad class 1 verb], [vocative single from √pad class 1 verb], [accusative single from √pad class 1 verb]
  • vayam -
  • vaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vayā (noun, feminine)
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative dual]
  • kāryo* -
  • kārī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kārya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
  • vedī -
  • vedī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    vedi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vedi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vedin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bandhaḥ -
  • bandha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • suśobhanaḥ -
  • suśobhana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “caturbhāgonnatā jaṅghā bhāgārdhaṃ rūpapaṭṭikā
  • caturbhāgo -
  • caturbhāga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    caturbhāga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    caturbhāgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • unnatā* -
  • unnata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    unnatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • jaṅghā* -
  • jaṅgha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    jaṅghā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhāgā -
  • bhāga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhāga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhāgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ardham -
  • ardha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ardha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ardhā (noun, feminine)
  • rūpa -
  • rūpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rūpa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • paṭṭikā -
  • paṭṭikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 57b.444

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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