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).

द्व्यर्धाक्षांशपरावृत्तं द्व्यर्धाक्षांसं च ते उभे ।
द्विज्वाक्षे व्यन्तरे प्रोक्ते चित्रशास्त्रविशारदैः ॥ ११ ॥

dvyardhākṣāṃśaparāvṛttaṃ dvyardhākṣāṃsaṃ ca te ubhe |
dvijvākṣe vyantare prokte citraśāstraviśāradaiḥ || 11 ||

The English translation of Verse 79.11 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:

Buy now! English translation by Sudarshan Kumar Sharma (2007)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (79.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dvyardha, Akshamsha, Paravritta, Akshamsa, Tad, Yushmad, Ubha, Vyantara, Prokte, Prokta, Citra, Shastravisharada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 79.11). 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: “dvyardhākṣāṃśaparāvṛttaṃ dvyardhākṣāṃsaṃ ca te ubhe
  • dvyardhā -
  • dvyardha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dvyardha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dvyardhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akṣāṃśa -
  • akṣāṃśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    akṣāṃśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • parāvṛttam -
  • parāvṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    parāvṛtta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    parāvṛttā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dvyardhā -
  • dvyardha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dvyardha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dvyardhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akṣāṃsam -
  • akṣāṃsa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • ubhe -
  • ubha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ubhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “dvijvākṣe vyantare prokte citraśāstraviśāradaiḥ
  • Cannot analyse dvijvākṣe*vy
  • vyantare -
  • vyantara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vyantara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • prokte -
  • prokte (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    prokta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    prokta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    proktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • citra -
  • citra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    citra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śāstraviśāradaiḥ -
  • śāstraviśārada (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    śāstraviśārada (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 79.11

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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