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Vākyapadīya

The Vākyapadīya, a.k.a. Trikāṇḍī, is a set of around 2000 verses, divided in three books, treating the philosophy of Sanskrit grammar/philosophy of language. It is (one of) the most important works on philosophy of language in the Pāṇinian school as well as more generally, in the Sanskrit grammatical tradition (vyākaraṇa).
Approximate Date of Creation
450 A.D.
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Bhartṛhari

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