Vākyapadīya

Work
ID: 88354
Full name: Vākyapadīya
Author: Bhartṛhari
Language: Sanskrit
Discipline: Pāṇinīya, Vyākaraṇa
Length: About 2000 kārikās
Structure: In three books (kāṇḍas)
Table of contents:

1. Brahma-kāṇḍa (or Āgama-samuccaya)
2. Vākya-kāṇḍa
3. Pada-kāṇḍa (or Prakīrṇaka)

Alternative names: Trikāṇḍī
Name in local script: वाक्यपदीय, त्रिकाण्डी

Separate commentary in Potter: Vṛtti (Bhartṛhari)

Refs to refbooks:
NCC XVI, 158-159
Related Works
Works reusing:
  • Śivadṛṣṭi - Close version of, Loose paraphrase, Criticism (Bhartṛhari and his Vākyapadīya are never named, but the reference to "the grammarians" and the repeated paraphrases (primarily in chapter 2) of the VP are unmistakable.)
  • Nyāyamañjarī - Close version of, No attribution, Indifference (Vākyapadīya 3.3.30)
  • Laghupañcikā - Verbatim, No attribution (1.2)
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Last update: 21.05.2022 - 12:25
Suggested citation: Potter K., Y. Bronner, M. Rozenkrants. "Vākyapadīya." Pandit. <panditproject.org/entity/88354/work>. Updated on May 21, 2022 12:25 pm IST.