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).

अध्यर्धाक्षमिदानीं च स्थानकं सू प्रचक्षते ।
ब्रह्मसूत्रमुखे कृत्वा मानमात्रं विधीयते ॥ ८३ ॥

adhyardhākṣamidānīṃ ca sthānakaṃ sū pracakṣate |
brahmasūtramukhe kṛtvā mānamātraṃ vidhīyate || 83 ||

The English translation of Verse 79.83 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 (79.83). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Adhyardha, Akshamin, Dani, Sthanaka, Pra, Brahmasutra, Ukha, Kritva, Kritvan, Manamatra, 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 79.83). 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: “adhyardhākṣamidānīṃ ca sthānakaṃ pracakṣate
  • adhyardhā -
  • adhyardha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    adhyardha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    adhyardhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akṣami -
  • akṣamin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    akṣamin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    kṣam (verb class 2)
    [imperfect middle first single]
  • dānīm -
  • dānī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sthānakam -
  • sthānaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sthānaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • -
  • (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • cakṣate -
  • cakṣ (verb class 2)
    [present middle third plural]
  • Line 2: “brahmasūtramukhe kṛtvā mānamātraṃ vidhīyate
  • brahmasūtram -
  • brahmasūtra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ukhe -
  • ukha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ukhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • kṛtvā -
  • kṛtvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mānamātram -
  • mānamātra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vidhī -
  • vidhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vidhī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    vidhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vidhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vidh (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vidh (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [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 print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 79.83

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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