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Re: Theos-World Re: Sanskrit

Jan 05, 2007 09:00 AM
by M K Ramadoss


Yesterday I was glad to find Google having indexed CW in Ton's website so
anyone can search the text and locate any reference.

mkr
On 1/5/07, Konstantin Zaitzev <kay_ziatz@yahoo.com> wrote:
>
>   Dear Ton,
>
> --- In theos-talk@yahoogroups.com <theos-talk%40yahoogroups.com>, "Ton den
> Hartog" <tonh@...> wrote:
>
> > Often these characters did not convert right and I personally
> > find Sanskrit words already difficult enough to remember without all
> stat stuff.
> > Would it harm the recognizability of these words a lot if I
> > would replace them with a version without the decorations?
>
> Generally no, with two exceptions. I would be very desirable to
> retain S with ' above ( will work satisfactory instead of it) and
> also A with _ above (often changed by , A with ^ in the old
> books). Both these characters are available in standard western
> character set, I hope that you could see them in my message well.
>  gives quite different sound, while  sometimes changes
> meaning (more often a form) of the word.
>
> By the way, I have prepared 7th vol with satisfactory formatting
> and half of 6th, though I have no possibility ti send it earlier that
> after several days. I very glad that our efforts to persuade TPH
> finally ended with success.
>
>  
>


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