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).

पीठं द्विहस्तं कुर्वीत तत्रादौ पूर्वसूचितम् ।
जङ्घां त्रिभागिकोत्सेधां कूटोच्छ्रायं तु भागिकम् ॥ ३५ ॥

pīṭhaṃ dvihastaṃ kurvīta tatrādau pūrvasūcitam |
jaṅghāṃ tribhāgikotsedhāṃ kūṭocchrāyaṃ tu bhāgikam || 35 ||

The English translation of Verse 62.35 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 (62.35). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pitha, Dvihasta, Tatra, Ada, Purvasu, Ucita, Jangha, Tribha, Utsedha, Kuta, Ucchraya, Bhagika,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 62.35). 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: “pīṭhaṃ dvihastaṃ kurvīta tatrādau pūrvasūcitam
  • pīṭham -
  • pīṭha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pīṭha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dvihastam -
  • dvihasta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dvihasta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dvihastā (noun, feminine)
  • kurvīta -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative middle third single]
  • tatrā -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • adau -
  • ada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ad (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • pūrvasū -
  • pūrvasū (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    pūrvasū (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    pūrvasū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
  • ucitam -
  • ucita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ucita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ucitā (noun, feminine)
    uc -> ucita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    uc -> ucita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √uc class 4 verb], [accusative single from √uc class 4 verb]
  • Line 2: “jaṅghāṃ tribhāgikotsedhāṃ kūṭocchrāyaṃ tu bhāgikam
  • jaṅghām -
  • jaṅghā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • tribhā -
  • tribhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • gi -
  • (noun, feminine)
  • ko -
  • (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ku (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • utsedhā -
  • utsedha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    utsedha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • kūṭo -
  • kūṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kūṭa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ucchrāyam -
  • ucchrāya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • bhāgikam -
  • bhāgika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhāgika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhāgikā (noun, feminine)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 62.35

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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