Title Author Duration
Introduction to Prosody Dr. R Ganesh 7m 3s
Importance of Metre Dr. R Ganesh 5m 24s
Advantages of Versification Dr. R Ganesh 6m 45s
Purpose of this course Dr. R Ganesh 4m 6s
Structural Aspects Dr. R Ganesh 3m 54s
Basic Rules Dr. R Ganesh 3m 42s
Gaṇa-vibhāga Classification into Gaṇas Dr. R Ganesh 5m 22s
Examples Dr. R Ganesh 6m 11s
Yati Dr. R Ganesh 7m 11s
Vasantatilaka Dr. R Ganesh 4m 4s
Upajāti Dr. R Ganesh 8m 34s
Anuṣṭup Dr. R Ganesh 11m 1s
Ghosha of Anuṣṭup Dr. R Ganesh 7m 27s
Some nuances of composition Dr. R Ganesh 5m 11s
Composing in Anuṣṭup Dr. R Ganesh 7m 31s
Rathoddhatā Dr. R Ganesh 5m 30s
Transforming a prose passage into a verse Dr. R Ganesh 3m 11s
Drutavilaṃbitam Dr. R Ganesh 3m 7s
Śālinī Dr. R Ganesh 2m 24s
Śārdūlavikrīḍitam Dr. R Ganesh 4m 36s
Basics of mātrā-chandas Dr. R Ganesh 10m 29s
Possibilities in mātrā-chandas Dr. R Ganesh 3m 39s
Example for tri-mātrā composition Dr. R Ganesh 2m 57s
Example for catur-mātrā composition Dr. R Ganesh 2m 25s
Example for pañca-mātrā composition Dr. R Ganesh 2m 48s
Miśra-gati (3+4) Dr. R Ganesh 3m 3s
More examples tri-mātrā gati Dr. R Ganesh 3m 31s
More examples catur-mātrā gati Dr. R Ganesh 7m 15s
More examples pañca-mātrā gati Dr. R Ganesh 3m 13s
More examples Miśra-gati Dr. R Ganesh 4m 19s
More examples Santulita-druta-gati Dr. R Ganesh 5m 37s
More examples Santulita-madhya-gati Dr. R Ganesh 3m 51s
Āryā-gītī Dr. R Ganesh 10m 55s
Āryā Dr. R Ganesh 3m 50s
Karṇāṭa-viṣaya-jāti Bandhas Dr. R Ganesh 3m 49s
Sāṅgatya Dr. R Ganesh 5m 35s
Conclusion Dr. R Ganesh 2m 21s


This course is an introduction to composing verses in classical Sanskrit metres. Learn about the advantages of composing verse, and the technical aspects of Sanskrit poetry, such as yati and gaṇas, and get a peek into some popular metrical forms


Prerequisites

-  A basic knowledge of Sanskrit

-  The ability to speak and write Sanskrit prose

Consider watching Foundations in Sanskrit and Traditional Method of Teaching Poetry before taking this up


Level : IntermediateLanguage : EnglishDuration : 3 hr 12 min


Dr. R Ganesh

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