Vrittasaravali, Vṛttasārāvalī, Vritta-saravali: 1 definition

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Vrittasaravali 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 Vṛttasārāvalī can be transliterated into English as Vrttasaravali or Vrittasaravali, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)

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Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature

Vṛttasārāvalī (वृत्तसारावली) is the name of a work ascribed to Yaśodhara related to the topics of Sanskrit prosody (chandas) but having an unknown period of composition.

The Vṛttasārāvalī is composed under the patronage of Karṇa Siṃha. The lakṣaṇa of the work is given in Sanskrit, while the lakṣya is given in Prākṛt language.

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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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