36 Consonants in Sanskrit

The number of consonants in Sanskrit varies in deifferent versions of the alphabet. The 36 consonants are linked with the 36 Tattvas. They are multiplied by the 16 Nityas (phases of the moon) to create 576, a key number in determining the Yugas (eras of time in India). 36 Consonants - 15 Vowels Siva - Shakti