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).

पताकस्त्रिपताकश्च तृतीयः कर्तरीमुखः ।
अर्धचन्द्र स्तथारालः शुकतुण्डस्तथापरः ॥ २ ॥

patākastripatākaśca tṛtīyaḥ kartarīmukhaḥ |
ardhacandra stathārālaḥ śukatuṇḍastathāparaḥ || 2 ||

The English translation of Verse 83.2 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 (83.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pataka, Tripataka, Tritiya, Kartarimukha, Ardhacandra, Tha, Arala, Shukatunda, Tatha, Apara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 83.2). 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: “patākastripatākaśca tṛtīyaḥ kartarīmukhaḥ
  • patākas -
  • patāka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tripatākaś -
  • tripatāka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tṛtīyaḥ -
  • tṛtīya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kartarīmukhaḥ -
  • kartarīmukha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “ardhacandra stathārālaḥ śukatuṇḍastathāparaḥ
  • ardhacandra -
  • ardhacandra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ardhacandra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sta -
  • as (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • thā -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • arālaḥ -
  • arāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śukatuṇḍas -
  • śukatuṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aparaḥ -
  • apara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 83.2

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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