Letters

Viccheda-Samyoga

Viccheda-Samyoga

वर्णविच्छेदः वर्णसंयोगः च वर्णविच्छेदः (varṇavicchedaḥ): This is the separation of letters (वर्णाः) of a certain word (शब्दः). e.g.- जननी = ज्…

Ayogavahau

Ayogavahau

अयोगवाहाः (Ayogavāhāḥ) अयोगवाहाः (Ayogavāhāḥ) are Varnas in Sanskrit which always come after vowels. They cannot be pronounced by themselves. There are…

Consonants

Consonants

Consonants – व्यञ्जनानि (Vyañjanāni) व्यञ्जनानि (Vyañjanāni) are the consonants of Sanskrit. They are 33 in number. Consonants, when not mixed with…

Sanskrit Alphabet

Sanskrit Alphabet

Sanskrit alphabet – वर्णमाला (Varṇamālā) The वर्णमाला (Varṇamālā) contains all the letters of Sanskrit alphabet in a systematic way. It is quite…

Sanskrit Vowels

Sanskrit Vowels

Sanskrit Vowels – स्वराः (Svarāḥ) स्वराः (Svarāḥ), are vowels of the Sanskrit alphabet. They are also known as अच् (Ac), as…

Maheshwari Sutrani

Maheshwari Sutrani

Maheshwari Sutrani The Māheśvarī-Sūtrāṇi are fourteen sounds which contain all the letters of the Sanskrit alphabet. Lord Shiva, when he performed…