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).

सूत्रान्ताङ्गुल्यपर्यन्तः स्यात्सार्धैः षड्भिरङ्गुलैः ।
अक्षः सार्धाङ्गुले सूत्राद्भवेद्विस्तृतिदर्शनात् ॥ १६५ ॥

sūtrāntāṅgulyaparyantaḥ syātsārdhaiḥ ṣaḍbhiraṅgulaiḥ |
akṣaḥ sārdhāṅgule sūtrādbhavedvistṛtidarśanāt || 165 ||

The English translation of Verse 79.165 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 (79.165). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sutranta, Anguli, Aparyanta, Syat, Sya, Sardha, Shash, Angula, Aksha, Sutra, Darshana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 79.165). 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: “sūtrāntāṅgulyaparyantaḥ syātsārdhaiḥ ṣaḍbhiraṅgulaiḥ
  • sūtrāntā -
  • sūtrānta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aṅgulya -
  • aṅguli (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    aṅgulī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • aparyantaḥ -
  • aparyanta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • syāt -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    syāt (indeclinable)
    sya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • sārdhaiḥ -
  • sārdha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sārdha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ṣaḍbhir -
  • ṣaṣ (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    ṣaṣ (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • aṅgulaiḥ -
  • aṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “akṣaḥ sārdhāṅgule sūtrādbhavedvistṛtidarśanāt
  • akṣaḥ -
  • akṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṣar (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single], [imperfect active third single]
  • sārdhā -
  • sārdha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sārdha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sārdhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aṅgule -
  • aṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    aṅguli (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • sūtrād -
  • sūtra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • bhaved -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • vistṛti -
  • vistṛti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • darśanāt -
  • darśana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    darśana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 79.165

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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