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Digital Tibetan

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 07:49
I came across this wiki just now: If you click around you find a quite extensive guide for users of Tibetan -- many of the questions/problems faced by users of Sanskrit are similar. Vishvas started and maintains this site:
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Sun, 04/16/2017 - 04:24
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tamIl dictionaries and updates to stardict dictionary updater.

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 04:54
shrI dAmodara has made available two versions of a tamiL dictionary (listed in tars.MD <> ). Example output : [image: इनलाइन चित्र 2] As usual, this can be installed with the Stardict dictionary updater <
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A universal subhAShita database.

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 06:42
Here's a head's up about a forthcoming project (extracted from <>) - For now, I request this list to pay close attention to the technical choices and point out mistakes and alternatives : Goal We've set
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An Indic OCR competition

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 05:38 -- -- Vishvas /विश्वासः
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Useful scala and java code for sanskrit processing now available in maven repository.

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 05:12
- Maven repository artifact here . ============================== A copy of the description: ​A collection of scala and java classes for some basic natural language processing (NLP) for the Sanskrit language, contributed
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Computational view of rasa theory.

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 10:14 -- -- Vishvas /विश्वासः
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Fwd: Your new chat room on Gitter

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 05:54
While investigating some technical matter, I discovered that many projects and developers use gitter. so I created one thinking that it might be useful to us as well sometime - gitter-chat-room here . I've placed a link in the mailing list web UI.
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SK XML version 1.8.4

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 15:33
APOLOGIES FOR CROSS POSTING Dear scholars, In pursuance to my earlier mails regarding a unicode XML of SK, this is a publication notice of version 1.8.4 of the same. Compared to the earlier publication version 1.1.0, the
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python transliteration module

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 20:47
shrI sAyi (cc-ed) seeks a python transliteration module (supporting a wide variety of scripts and transliterations schemes) so that he can (for various purposes) create a web-api for transliteration. I am aware of *sanscript.js * and sanscript.php
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Sefaria - open source platform for jewish texts

Fri, 03/10/2017 - 00:08
Just wanted to let you guys know about this site - It is a very well done site providing access to jewish texts, and probably has a lot of overlap with the goals of your group. The code is available here - Here is an example of
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Need for database of Sanskrit books

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 12:09
Number Sanskrit languages books is estimated to be in crores. (The national mission for manuscripts in New Delhi has estimated to have 2-3 crore manuscripts.) . This large number suggests that we should have a good database of Sanskrit books in this digital age. As far as I know, we have only
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Request for unicode version of tattvabodhinI 6.2

Sat, 02/25/2017 - 19:32 has tattvabodhinI commentary for all pAdas except 6.2 It seems that the source from which the data was derived lacked 6.2, as can be seen from discussion at I would be grateful
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Stardict dictionary updater - colordict problems

Sat, 02/25/2017 - 10:48
(Archinving the below here for future reference/ help) Forwarded conversation Subject: Star dict Dictionary Updater ------------------------ From: Aneesh Muliyala Date: 2017-02-22 20:55 GMT-08:00 To: I'm using stardict dictionary files. It was
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Newly available stardict dictionaries

Sat, 02/25/2017 - 03:03
A few new dictionaries are now avialable for convenient lookup: Thanks to dhavala (linked in: ​ sa-vyAkaraNa/tars/tars.MD): From siddhAnta-kaumudI 1.1.3 इको गुणवृद्धी १.१.३ गुणवृद्धिशब्दाभ्यां यत्र गुणवृद्धी विधीयेते तत्रेक इति षष्ठ्यन्तं पदमुपतिष्ठते ॥ From padamanjarI 1.1.3 इको
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Request for उणादिसूत्र unicode

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 20:37
Apologies for cross posting Dear scholars, I know this is a bit too much to ask. By any chance anyone has some unicode version of उणादिसूत्रs and/or their commentaries readily available. Thanks, -- Dr. Dhaval Patel, I.A.S Collector and District Magistrate, Anand
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whatsapp group for sanskrit computation discussion

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 23:29
​bvp to BCC.​ + sanskrit-programmers, edit subject 2017-02-22 4:57 GMT-08:00 Mārcis Gasūns : > >> ​Of course, if there is a project of immediate mutual interest, I (or >> others) would be happy to collaborate. It is perhaps a good idea to >> advertise such projects on
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Software to decrypt ancient Indian maths from classical texts

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 19:49
Software to decrypt ancient Indian maths from classical texts
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Stardict dictionaries to look up word occurance frequencies.

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 13:20
Thanks to shrI Martin from, who provided a version of data derived from shrI Oliver's DCS (both cc-ed): We now have a new addition (word occurance
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Re: Introduction to Sanskrit Research Institute and appeal for support

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 05:48
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