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).

अङ्गुलैः पञ्चभिर्मूलमूरोः पार्श्वात्यमुच्यते ।
चतुर्भिरङ्गुलैः सार्धैः करमध्यं च पृष्ठतः ॥ १३८ ॥

aṅgulaiḥ pañcabhirmūlamūroḥ pārśvātyamucyate |
caturbhiraṅgulaiḥ sārdhaiḥ karamadhyaṃ ca pṛṣṭhataḥ || 138 ||

The English translation of Verse 79.138 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 (79.138). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Angula, Pancan, Mula, Uru, Parshva, Yah, Ucyat, Catus, Sardha, Karamadhya, Prishthatah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 79.138). 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: “aṅgulaiḥ pañcabhirmūlamūroḥ pārśvātyamucyate
  • aṅgulaiḥ -
  • aṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • pañcabhir -
  • pañcan (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    pañcan (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • mūlam -
  • mūla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mūla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mūlā (noun, feminine)
  • ūroḥ -
  • ūru (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • pārśvāt -
  • pārśva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    pārśva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yam -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ucyate -
  • uc -> ucyat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    uc -> ucyat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    vac (verb class 2)
    [present passive third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
  • Line 2: “caturbhiraṅgulaiḥ sārdhaiḥ karamadhyaṃ ca pṛṣṭhataḥ
  • caturbhir -
  • catus (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • aṅgulaiḥ -
  • aṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • sārdhaiḥ -
  • sārdha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sārdha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • karamadhyam -
  • karamadhya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pṛṣṭhataḥ -
  • pṛṣṭhataḥ (indeclinable)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 79.138

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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