Tippana, aka: Ṭippaṇa, Ṭīppaṇa; 3 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)

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Ṭīppaṇa (टीप्पण) is the name of an anonymous commentary on the Vṛttaratnākara of Kedārabhaṭṭa (C. 950-1050 C.E.), who was a celebrated author in Sanskrit prosody. The Vṛttaratnākara is considered as most popular work in Sanskrit prosody, because of its rich and number of commentaries.

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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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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ṭippaṇa (टिप्पण).—n See ṭipaṇa.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ṭippaṇa (टिप्पण).—n See ṭipaṇa.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Ṭippaṇī (टिप्पणी) or Ṭippanī (टिप्पनी).—A gloss, a comment; sometimes used in the sense of 'a g...
Ānandagiri (आनन्दगिरि).—N of a celebrated annotator on Śaṅkarāchārya. Derivable forms: ānandagi...

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