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).

इति त्रिपताकः ॥ त्रिपताके यदा हस्ते भवेद् पृष्ठावलोकिनी ।
तर्जनी मध्यमायाश्च तदासौ कर्तरीमुखः ॥ ६३ ॥

iti tripatākaḥ || tripatāke yadā haste bhaved pṛṣṭhāvalokinī |
tarjanī madhyamāyāśca tadāsau kartarīmukhaḥ || 63 ||

The English translation of Verse 83.63 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 (83.63). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Iti, Tripataka, Yada, Yad, Hasta, Prishtha, Avalokin, Avalokini, Tarjani, Madhyama, Tada, Asi, Asu, Adah, Kartarimukha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 83.63). 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: “iti tripatākaḥ
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • tripatākaḥ -
  • tripatāka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tripatāke yadā haste bhaved pṛṣṭhāvalokinī
  • tripatāke -
  • tripatāka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    tripatāka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tripatākā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • yadā -
  • yadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yadā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • haste -
  • hasta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    hasta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    hastā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • bhaved -
  • pṛṣṭhā -
  • pṛṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • avalokinī -
  • avalokinī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    avalokin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 3: “tarjanī madhyamāyāśca tadāsau kartarīmukhaḥ
  • tarjanī -
  • tarjanī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • madhyamāyāś -
  • madhyamā (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • asau -
  • asi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    asi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    asu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    adaḥ (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kartarīmukhaḥ -
  • kartarīmukha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 83.63

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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