Chandahshringara, aka: Chandaḥśṛṅgāra, Chandas-shringara; 1 Definition(s)

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Chandahshringara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Chandaḥśṛṅgāra can be transliterated into English as Chandahsrngara or Chandahshringara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chhandahshringara.

In Hinduism

Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)

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Chandaḥśṛṅgāra (छन्दःशृङ्गार) is the name of a work ascribed to Mahasiṃha related to the topics of Sanskrit prosody (chandas) but having an unknown period of composition.

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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