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).

जलाधाररथं कर्णतः शालान्तेषु यथेष्टतः ।
ष---सु शिखरायामास्तन्मध्ये वलभी भवेत् ॥ १७४ ॥

jalādhārarathaṃ karṇataḥ śālānteṣu yatheṣṭataḥ |
ṣa---su śikharāyāmāstanmadhye valabhī bhavet || 174 ||

The English translation of Verse 59.174 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 (59.174). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Jaladhara, Ratha, Karnatah, Shala, Tad, Yatheshtatah, Sha, Shikhara, Tanmadhya, Valabhi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 59.174). 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: “jalādhārarathaṃ karṇataḥ śālānteṣu yatheṣṭataḥ
  • jalādhāra -
  • jalādhāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ratham -
  • ratha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • karṇataḥ -
  • karṇataḥ (indeclinable)
  • śālān -
  • śāla (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • teṣu -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • yatheṣṭataḥ -
  • yatheṣṭataḥ (indeclinable)
  • Line 2: “ṣa---su śikharāyāmāstanmadhye valabhī bhavet
  • ṣa -
  • ṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • su -
  • (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    so (noun, feminine)
  • śikharāyām -
  • śikharā (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • ās -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • tanmadhye -
  • tanmadhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • valabhī -
  • valabhī (noun, masculine)
    valabhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    valabhi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 59.174

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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