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).

चतुर्भिरङ्गुलैः पार्ष्णिर्मध्यसूत्राद्विधीयते ।
यथोक्तमानेनाङ्गुल्यस्तथा पादतलं भवेत् ॥ १४२ ॥

caturbhiraṅgulaiḥ pārṣṇirmadhyasūtrādvidhīyate |
yathoktamānenāṅgulyastathā pādatalaṃ bhavet || 142 ||

The English translation of Verse 79.142 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 (79.142). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Catus, Angula, Parshni, Madhyasutra, Vidh, Vidhi, Iyat, Iyata, Yathokta, Ana, Anguli, Tatha, Padatala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 79.142). 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: “caturbhiraṅgulaiḥ pārṣṇirmadhyasūtrādvidhīyate
  • caturbhir -
  • catus (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • aṅgulaiḥ -
  • aṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • pārṣṇir -
  • pārṣṇi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • madhyasūtrād -
  • madhyasūtra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative 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]
  • Line 2: “yathoktamānenāṅgulyastathā pādatalaṃ bhavet
  • yathoktam -
  • yathokta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yathokta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yathoktā (noun, feminine)
  • ānenā -
  • āna (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • aṅgulyas -
  • aṅgulī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • pādatalam -
  • pādatala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 79.142

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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