Chando: 2 definitions
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Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Chando, (nt.) (Vedic chandas, from skandh, cp. in meaning Sk. pada; Gr. i)/ambos) metre, metrics, prosody, esp. applied to the Vedas Vin.II, 139 (chandaso buddhavacanaṃ āropeti to recite in metrical form, or Acc. to Bdhgh. in the dialect of the Vedas cp. Vin. Texts III, 15Q); S.I, 38; Sn.568 (Sāvittī chandaso mukhaṃ: the best of Vedic metres).
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Chando (छन्दो):—[from chad] in [compound] for das.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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Bodhisattvacharyavatara (by Andreas Kretschmar)
Text Section 183 < [Khenpo Chöga’s Oral Explanations]
Mundaka Upanishad with Shankara’s Commentary (by S. Sitarama Sastri)
Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) (by Swami Vireshwarananda)
Chapter IV - Degrees Of Efficacy In Good Relating To The Three Kealms < [Part I - Good States Of Consciousness]
Chapter IV - The Intoxicant Group < [Part I]
Chapter I - The Eight Main Types Of Thought Relating To The Sensuous Universe < [Part I - Good States Of Consciousness]
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Factors of Enlightenment < [Chapter VII - Abhidhamma Categories]
Different Combinations of Mental States < [Chapter II - Mental States]
52 Kinds of Mental States < [Chapter II - Mental States]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)