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).

सूत्रात्प्राग्भागमलके प्रान्तः पञ्चभिरङ्गुलैः ।
अर्धाङ्गुलं क्षयः कार्यः परभागोरुजङ्घयोः ॥ ७६ ॥

sūtrātprāgbhāgamalake prāntaḥ pañcabhiraṅgulaiḥ |
ardhāṅgulaṃ kṣayaḥ kāryaḥ parabhāgorujaṅghayoḥ || 76 ||

The English translation of Verse 79.76 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 (79.76). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sutra, Pragbhaga, Alaka, Pranta, Prat, Panca, Bha, Gula, Ardha, Angula, Kshaya, Kshi, Kari, Karya, Parabhaga, Jangha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 79.76). 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: “sūtrātprāgbhāgamalake prāntaḥ pañcabhiraṅgulaiḥ
  • sūtrāt -
  • sūtra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • prāgbhāgam -
  • prāgbhāga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • alake -
  • alaka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    alaka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    alakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • prāntaḥ -
  • prānta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    prā -> prāt (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √prā class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √prā class 2 verb]
  • pañca -
  • pañca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañc (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • bhi -
  • bhī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    bhā (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • raṅ -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • gulaiḥ -
  • gula (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “ardhāṅgulaṃ kṣayaḥ kāryaḥ parabhāgorujaṅghayoḥ
  • ardhā -
  • ardha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ardha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ardhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aṅgulam -
  • aṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • kṣayaḥ -
  • kṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṣi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • kāryaḥ -
  • kārī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kārya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [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 -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
  • parabhāgo -
  • parabhāga (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ru -
  • ru (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • jaṅghayoḥ -
  • jaṅgha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    jaṅghā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 79.76

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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