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).

शचीकृत् परावृत्तं ततोऽध्यर्धाक्षपूर्वकम् ।
पार्श्वागतं च नवमं स्थानं भित्तिकविग्रहम् ॥ ४ ॥

śacīkṛt parāvṛttaṃ tato'dhyardhākṣapūrvakam |
pārśvāgataṃ ca navamaṃ sthānaṃ bhittikavigraham || 4 ||

The English translation of Verse 79.4 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 (79.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shaci, Krit, Paravritta, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Adhyardha, Aksha, Purvakam, Purvaka, Parshvagata, Navama, Sthana, Bhittika, Vigraha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 79.4). 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: “śacīkṛt parāvṛttaṃ tato'dhyardhākṣapūrvakam
  • śacī -
  • śacī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śaci (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • kṛt -
  • kṛt (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    kṛt (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • parāvṛttam -
  • parāvṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    parāvṛtta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    parāvṛttā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tato' -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • adhyardhā -
  • adhyardha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    adhyardha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    adhyardhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akṣa -
  • akṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    akṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    akṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • pūrvakam -
  • pūrvakam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pūrvaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrvaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “pārśvāgataṃ ca navamaṃ sthānaṃ bhittikavigraham
  • pārśvāgatam -
  • pārśvāgata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pārśvāgata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • navamam -
  • navama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    navama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    navamā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • sthānam -
  • sthāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bhittika -
  • bhittika (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhittika (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vigraham -
  • vigraha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vigraha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vigrahā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 79.4

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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