We can outline here how to draw up a table for the Āryā metre here, which will then serve as the example for all the other metres also. In the first table write guru-s wherever possible. In the 1st line the exception is in the 6th gaṇa, which must be jagaṇa or nagaṇa. As jagaṇa has a guru we write that shape first. In the 2nd line the 6th gaṇa has only one laghu, so we have to write that there instead of a guru:
1st table:
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
to make the second table we replace sarvaguru in the first gaṇa with the next gaṇa variety given in the original table above, which is sagaṇa. Proceeding in this way we can now proceed to draw up the first 21 tables, which will be sufficient to demonstrate the methodology involved:
2nd table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
⏑⏑− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
3rd table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−⏑⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
4th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
⏑⏑⏑⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
5th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
⏑⏑− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
6th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
⏑⏑− |
⏑⏑− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
7th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−⏑⏑ |
⏑⏑− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
8th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
⏑⏑⏑⏑ |
⏑⏑− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
9th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
10th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
⏑⏑− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
11th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−⏑⏑ |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
12th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
⏑⏑⏑⏑ |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
13th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−⏑⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
14th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
⏑⏑− |
−⏑⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
15th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−⏑⏑ |
−⏑⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
16th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
⏑⏑⏑⏑ |
−⏑⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
17th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
⏑⏑⏑⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
18th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
⏑⏑− |
⏑⏑⏑⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
19th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−⏑⏑ |
⏑⏑⏑⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
20th table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
⏑⏑⏑⏑ |
⏑⏑⏑⏑ |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
21st table
1st line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
⏑⏑− |
−− |
−− |
⏑−⏑ |
−− |
− |
2nd line
1^{st} |
2^{nd} |
3^{rd} |
4^{th} |
5^{th} |
6^{th} |
7^{th} |
8^{th} |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
−− |
⏑ |
−− |
− |
and so on...