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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
मान्यायै शरण्यायै नमस्काराः। अभियान्त्रिकचातुर्येण संस्कृतसेवा युष्माभिस् स्वनिष्ठीयमाना ऽस्त्य् अस्मत्प्रोत्साहनस्य सम्मोदस्य च हेतुः। ननु वयमत्र तादृशेष्वेव कार्येषु प्रगतिं साधयितुम्!forum/sanskrit-programmers इत्यत्र सङ्घटिताः, अपरत्र च निःक्षिप्तपदाः।
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I Dictionaries online

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 00:02
*Is it possible to convert Google Translate in to KDictionaries mode for Indic languages? * *This type of Dictionaries may include instantly
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Re: {भारतीयविद्वत्परिषत्} Devanagari not displaying correctly on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 06:54
Install the following packages: iBus-m17n ibus-qt4 m17n-db m17n-contrib ttf-indic-fonts Then use one of the many options available in m17n (such as ITRANS or OPTITRANS). Please note that some (latest) versions of Chrome, Firefox and Opera break these input methods (esp. on spreadsheets
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