Overview for Vaiyakaranabhusana of Kaundabhatt: Lakarartha-nirnaya (Volume II)
The Vaiyakarnabhusana of Kondabhatta (also spelt at Kaundabhatta) belongs to the category of the sabdabodha (verbal understanding) literature contributed by the grammarians. The text Vaiyakarnabhusana is divided into thirteen chapters dealing with thirteen components of a Sanskrit expression. The present book contains English translation of the second chapter of the book Lakarartha nirnaya (discussion on the meaning of a personal suffix).
V.N. Jha (Translator)
Dr. V.N. Jha is M.A. (Sanskrit), M.A. (Comparative Philology), Ph.D.(A Linguistic Analysis of the Rgvedapadapatha), Kavya-Veda-Vyakarana-Tirtha, and Rashtraphasha Ratna. Formerly, Sub-Editor, Dictioanry of Sanskrit on Historical Principles, Deccan College Post-Graguate and Resarch Institute, Pune. Since 1979 he is Reader in Nyaya in the Centre of Advanced Study in Sanskrit, University of Poona. His fields of specialisation are Vedic linguistics, Vyakarana, Navya Nyaya, Mimamsa, Indian Semantics, Philosophy of language, and Kavyasastra.