Chandonushasanaparyaya, aka: Chandonuśāsanaparyāya, Chandonushasana-paryaya; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Chandonuśāsanaparyāya can be transliterated into English as Chandonusasanaparyaya or Chandonushasanaparyaya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chhandonushasanaparyaya.

In Hinduism

Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)

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Chandonuśāsanaparyāya (छन्दोनुशासनपर्याय) is the name of a text dealing with Sanskrit prosody (chandas) for which no authorship could be traced. Usually the authors mention their names, parentage etc. in the colophon of their works. But there are certain works in which, the author leaves no impression of his identity. The Chandonuśāsanaparyāya is mentioned in the “New Catalogus Catalogorum” VII. p. 103.

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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