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Re: [Pali] Re. Udana verses. The numbers underneath

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  • Nina van Gorkom
    Venerable Bhante Santidhamma, thank you. I remember that Jim once explained about metrum. I find the Last Ch of Warder very difficult. I do not know anything
    Message 1 of 3 , Dec 31, 2005
      Venerable Bhante Santidhamma,
      thank you. I remember that Jim once explained about metrum. I find the Last
      Ch of Warder very difficult. I do not know anything about metrum.
      With respect,
      Nina.
      op 30-12-2005 21:43 schreef bh. santi op bh.santi@...:
      The numbers underneath are the number of syllables in each semi-line added
      > together, ie. 4 syllables in one semi line + 5 syllables in the other = 9. I
      > counted short syllables as 1/2 and long ones as 1, I think this is the
      > normal way to do it? This is the first time I tried to apply any of the info
      > about metres I read in Warder's Introduction.
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