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).

एतैर्विंशतिभागैश्च प्रासादाः पूर्वसूचिताः ।
पीठादारभ्य घण्टान्तं पञ्चैते लक्षणान्विताः ॥ १७२ ॥

etairviṃśatibhāgaiśca prāsādāḥ pūrvasūcitāḥ |
pīṭhādārabhya ghaṇṭāntaṃ pañcaite lakṣaṇānvitāḥ || 172 ||

The English translation of Verse 62.172 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 (62.172). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Eta, Etad, Esha, Vimshatibhaga, Prasada, Purvasu, Ucita, Pitha, Arabhya, Ghanta, Panca, Pancan, Lakshananvita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 62.172). 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: “etairviṃśatibhāgaiśca prāsādāḥ pūrvasūcitāḥ
  • etair -
  • eta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    eta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • viṃśatibhāgaiś -
  • viṃśatibhāga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prāsādāḥ -
  • prāsāda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • 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]
  • ucitāḥ -
  • ucita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    ucitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    uc -> ucita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √uc class 4 verb], [vocative plural from √uc class 4 verb]
    uc -> ucitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √uc class 4 verb], [vocative plural from √uc class 4 verb], [accusative plural from √uc class 4 verb]
  • Line 2: “pīṭhādārabhya ghaṇṭāntaṃ pañcaite lakṣaṇānvitāḥ
  • pīṭhād -
  • pīṭha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    pīṭha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ārabhya -
  • ārabhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ārabhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ghaṇṭān -
  • ghaṇṭa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • pañcai -
  • pañca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañcan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    pañcan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pañcā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pañc (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single], [imperative middle first single]
  • aite -
  • lakṣaṇānvitāḥ -
  • lakṣaṇānvita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    lakṣaṇānvitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 62.172

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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