- See Sanskrit meter for meter in Classical Sanskrit poetry.
- "Chandas" redirects here. See Chandas (font) for the computer typeface.
The verses of the Vedas
have a variety of different meters
. They are grouped by the number of pada
s in a verse, and by the number of syllables in a pada. Chandas
, the study of Vedic meter
, is one of the six Vedanga
disciplines, or "organs of the vedas".