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).

अथवा मध्यतः कार्या --- स्तम्भालिन्दवेष्टिताः ।
महाधरयुता कार्या चतुष्क्युभयतः समा ॥ २७ ॥

athavā madhyataḥ kāryā --- stambhālindaveṣṭitāḥ |
mahādharayutā kāryā catuṣkyubhayataḥ samā || 27 ||

The English translation of Verse 66.27 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 (66.27). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Athava, Madhyatah, Kari, Karya, Stambha, Alinda, Veshtita, Mah, Maha, Adhara, Yut, Yuta, Catushki, Catushkin, Ubhayatah, Ubhayatas, Sama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 66.27). 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: “athavā madhyataḥ kāryā --- stambhālindaveṣṭitāḥ
  • athavā -
  • athavā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • madhyataḥ -
  • madhyataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • kāryā -
  • kāri (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    kārī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    kāryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [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 -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
  • stambhā -
  • stambha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    stambh (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • alinda -
  • alinda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • veṣṭitāḥ -
  • veṣṭita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    veṣṭitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    veṣṭ -> veṣṭita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √veṣṭ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √veṣṭ class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √veṣṭ], [vocative plural from √veṣṭ]
    veṣṭ -> veṣṭitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √veṣṭ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √veṣṭ class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √veṣṭ class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √veṣṭ], [vocative plural from √veṣṭ], [accusative plural from √veṣṭ]
  • Line 2: “mahādharayutā kāryā catuṣkyubhayataḥ samā
  • mahā -
  • maha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    maha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mahat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    mah (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    mahā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    mah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • adhara -
  • adhara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    adhara (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • yutā -
  • yut (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    yut (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    yutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    yu -> yutā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √yu class 2 verb], [nominative single from √yu class 6 verb], [nominative single from √yu class 9 verb]
    yu -> yutā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √yu class 3 verb]
  • kāryā -
  • kāri (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    kārī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    kāryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [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 -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
  • catuṣkyu -
  • catuṣkī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    catuṣkin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    catuṣkin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ubhayataḥ -
  • ubhayataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ubhayatas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • samā -
  • samā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    samā (Preverb)
    [Preverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 66.27

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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