Rameshvara-bhatta, aka: Rāmeśvara-bhaṭṭa; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Rāmeśvara-bhaṭṭa can be transliterated into English as Ramesvara-bhatta or Rameshvara-bhatta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)

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Rāmeśvara-bhaṭṭa (रामेश्वर-भट्ट) or Rāmeśvarabhaṭṭa was the father of Nārāyaṇabhaṭṭa (born 1513 C.E.): author of Vṛttaratnāvali and who was also the celebrated authority on Dharmaśāstra, residing in Benares in the 16th Century. Nārāyaṇa Bhaṭṭa hails from the famous Bhaṭṭa family of Benares, who were migrated from Maharashtra. In this regard Kane says that “Nārāyaṇa Bhaṭṭa’s father Rāmeśvara Bhaṭṭa whose gotra was Viśvāmitra, migrated from Pratiṣṭhāna (Paithan) in Deccan to Benares”.

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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