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).

सार्धत्रिगुणसूत्रेण पूर्वा कर्कटना भवेत् ।
चतुर्गुणं मूलसूत्रेण मध्ये कर्कटना स्मृतौ ॥ १०१ ॥

sārdhatriguṇasūtreṇa pūrvā karkaṭanā bhavet |
caturguṇaṃ mūlasūtreṇa madhye karkaṭanā smṛtau || 101 ||

The English translation of Verse 59.101 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 (59.101). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sardha, Triguna, Sutra, Sutrena, Purva, Karkata, Caturguna, Mulasutra, Madhye, Madhya, Nri, Smrita, Smriti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 59.101). 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: “sārdhatriguṇasūtreṇa pūrvā karkaṭanā bhavet
  • sārdha -
  • sārdha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sārdha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • triguṇa -
  • triguṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    triguṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sūtreṇa -
  • sūtreṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sūtreṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sūtra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • pūrvā -
  • pūrvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • karkaṭa -
  • karkaṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nā* -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “caturguṇaṃ mūlasūtreṇa madhye karkaṭanā smṛtau
  • caturguṇam -
  • caturguṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    caturguṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    caturguṇā (noun, feminine)
  • mūlasūtreṇa -
  • mūlasūtra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • madhye -
  • madhye (indeclinable)
    madhya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    madhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    madhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • karkaṭa -
  • karkaṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • smṛtau -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    smṛti (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative dual from √smṛ class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √smṛ class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √smṛ class 1 verb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 59.101

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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