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).

पराक्षिमध्यगं सूत्रं लम्बभूभिप्रतिष्ठितम् ।
परपादतनान्तात्प्रागङ्गुलेन विधीयते ॥ ७७ ॥

parākṣimadhyagaṃ sūtraṃ lambabhūbhipratiṣṭhitam |
parapādatanāntātprāgaṅgulena vidhīyate || 77 ||

The English translation of Verse 79.77 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 (79.77). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Para, Dha, Dhi, Aga, Sutra, Lamba, Bhu, Bha, Pratishthita, Pada, Tana, Anta, Prak, Angula, Vidh, Vidhi, Iyat, Iyata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 79.77). 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: “parākṣimadhyagaṃ sūtraṃ lambabhūbhipratiṣṭhitam
  • parā -
  • parā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    parā (Preverb)
    parā (Preverb)
    para (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • akṣima -
  • kṣi (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first plural]
  • dhya -
  • dhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    dhī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [compound]
    dhā (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • agam -
  • aga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    agā (noun, feminine)
  • sūtram -
  • sūtra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • lamba -
  • lamba (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    lamba (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhū -
  • bhū (noun, masculine)
    bhū (noun, feminine)
    bhu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • bhi -
  • bhī (noun, feminine)
    bhā (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • pratiṣṭhitam -
  • pratiṣṭhita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pratiṣṭhita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pratiṣṭhitā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “parapādatanāntātprāgaṅgulena vidhīyate
  • para -
  • para (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • pāda -
  • pāda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tanā -
  • tanā (indeclinable)
    tanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    tana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • antāt -
  • anta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    anta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • prāg -
  • prāk (indeclinable)
  • aṅgulena -
  • aṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • vidhī -
  • vidhī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    vidhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single], [adverb], [vocative single]
    vidh (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vidhi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [compound], [adverb]
    vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [compound], [adverb]
    vidhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vidh (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • iyate -
  • iyat (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    iyat (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    iyatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    i (verb class 2)
    [present middle third plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 79.77

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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