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).

लक्षणं नृत्तहस्तानामिदानीमभिधीयते ।
चतुरश्रौ तथोद्वृत्तौ स्वस्तिकौ विप्रकीर्णकौ ॥ २२१ ॥

lakṣaṇaṃ nṛttahastānāmidānīmabhidhīyate |
caturaśrau tathodvṛttau svastikau viprakīrṇakau || 221 ||

The English translation of Verse 83.221 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 (83.221). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Lakshana, Nrittahasta, Idanim, Abhi, Caturashra, Caturashri, Tatha, Udvritta, Svastika, Viprakirna, Kah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 83.221). 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: “lakṣaṇaṃ nṛttahastānāmidānīmabhidhīyate
  • lakṣaṇam -
  • lakṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    lakṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    lakṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • nṛttahastānām -
  • nṛttahasta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    nṛttahasta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • idānīm -
  • idānīm (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • abhi -
  • abhi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    abhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    abhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    abhi (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • dhīyate -
  • dhā (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    dhā (verb class 2)
    [present passive third single]
    dhā (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
    dhā (verb class 4)
    [present passive third single]
    dhe (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    dhi (verb class 5)
    [present passive third single]
    dhi (verb class 6)
    [present passive third single]
    dhī (verb class 4)
    [present middle third single], [present passive third single]
    dhī (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
    dhyā (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    dhyā (verb class 2)
    [present passive third single]
  • Line 2: “caturaśrau tathodvṛttau svastikau viprakīrṇakau
  • caturaśrau -
  • caturaśra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    caturaśri (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    caturaśri (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • tatho -
  • 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]
  • udvṛttau -
  • udvṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • svastikau -
  • svastika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • viprakīrṇa -
  • viprakīrṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    viprakīrṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kau -
  • ku (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 83.221

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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