Aviddhacurna, aka: Āviddhacūrṇa, Aviddha-curna; 1 Definition(s)


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Alternative spellings of this word include Aviddhachurna.

In Hinduism

Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)

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Āviddhacūrṇa (आविद्धचूर्ण) refers to one of the three types of Cūrṇaka according to Candraśekhara’s Vṛttamauktika. Cūrṇaka represents one of the three types of gadya.

Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature
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Chandas (छन्दस्) refers to Sanskrit prosody and represents one of the six Vedangas (auxiliary disciplines belonging to the study of the Vedas). The science of prosody (chandas-shastra) focusses on the study of the poetic meters such as the commonly known twenty-six metres mentioned by Pingalas.

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