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Grammatical Sūtra: छन्दस्यृदवग्रहात्‌ chandasyṛdavagrahāt‌
Individual Word Components: chandasi ṛdavagrahāt
Sūtra with anuvṛtti words: chandasi ṛdavagrahāt pūrvatra (8.2.1), asiddham (8.2.1), saṁhitāyām (8.2.108), raṣābhyām (8.4.1), naḥ (8.4.1), ṇaḥ (8.4.1), samānapade (8.4.1)
Type of Rule: vidhi
Preceding adhikāra rule:8.3.64 (1sthādiṣv abhyāsena ca abhyāsasya)


In the Chhandas, ((na)) of a second term is changed into ((ṇa)), when the prior term ends with a short ((ṛ)) even when there is an {avagraha} or hiatus between the two terms. Source: Aṣṭādhyāyī 2.0

In the domain of Chándas [the substitute retroflex nasal stop ṇ replaces dental nasal stop n 1 of a posterior member of a compound co-occurring after a prior member ending in 1.1.72] the phoneme short r̥(T) [separated in the Padapāṭha] by an avagrahá `mark of separation' [in continuous utterance 2.108]. Source: From Aṣṭādhyāyī of Pāṇini In Roman Transliteration translated by Sumitra M. Katre, Copyright © 1987. Courtesy of the University of Texas Press.

Source:Srisa Chandra Vasu's Aṣṭādhyāyī of Pāṇini

Anuvṛtti: 8.4.1, 8.4.2


Kāśikāvṛttī1: purvapadātiti vartate. ṛkārāntādavagrahāt pūrvapadāduttarasya ṇakārādeśo bhavati   See More

Kāśikāvṛttī2: chandasyṛdavagrahāt 8.4.26 purvapadātiti vartate. ṛkārāntādavagrahāt rvapadād   See More

Nyāsa2: chandasyṛdavagrahāt?. , 8.4.25 avagṛhrate vicchidya paṭha()ta ityavagrahaḥccās   See More

1.Source: Arsha Vidya Gurukulam
2.Source: Sanskrit Documents


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