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Meetup on Sanskrit Technology

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 09:29
Hi, I am organising a meetup in Bangalore for Sanskrit Software Compiler Technology. Here is the sign-up link. Interested people in sanskrit or compilers or technology or philosophers or artists, are cordially invited to share and collaborate together.
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Google's syntactic parser

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:03
Google have released their framework for a syntactic parser, and an English-language parser built on that framework: (Also see Of course it's not useful
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walkman chanakya font for mac.

Sat, 05/14/2016 - 17:38
can anybody give me walkman chanakya font which could be installed in Mac? I think that I need rtf extension file of font.
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Re: ओसीआर

Fri, 05/13/2016 - 22:21
+sanskrit-programmers, dhaval मान्य श्री विपिन जी। डा॰ हेल्विग के तन्त्रांश की बारे मेँ निम्नलिखित सारांश मेरे मित्रोँ के लिए भी रुचिकर होगा। इस कारण उन्हे भी भेज रहा हूँ। इस सम्बन्ध मेँ धवलजी से लिखी गई यह लेख भी देखिए - । विशेष तरह
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Re: The future of

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 03:08
+ sanskrit-programmers fyi Wish you good speed, aruNa! 2016-05-11 12:45 GMT-07:00 : > Dear friends, well-wishers, and anyone who wanted to be notified for > updates to > > Thanks to, I've had the pleasure of
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Wed, 05/11/2016 - 00:00
+sanskrit-programmers - fyi - importance of scanning clean images. 2016-05-10 9:42 GMT-07:00 Vipin Kumar : > Two images are attached. These have been generated by scanning and > cleaning by HP Scanjet 200 . These images give excellent results on > transformation by Google
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Re: Fwd: TDIL-DC Newsletter May 2016

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 07:00
+ sanskrit-programmers fyi 2016-05-08 18:18 GMT-07:00 Sanskrit Team member : > Thanks for the announcement from TDIL. > > CDAC-TDIL has been working hard for so long but it is not reaching the > users. > If someone writes or puts a video
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Changes in colordict: stardict dictionaries must be in gz files!

Sat, 05/07/2016 - 03:59
+ sandeep and sanskrit-programmers Thanks for letting me know! 2016-05-06 15:10 GMT-07:00 Shrivathsa B : > Pl see my latest mail. I was working late and hence not diligent. Read > stardict as colordict. > > After colordict updated last week etc. etc. > On 07-May-2016
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Re: Welcoming dAmodara + telugu dict + zim format

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:33
Duh - It looks like I had forgotten to add +sanskrit-programmers, +samskrita Several sanskrit (kannada and telutu) websites are available for offline use! Links here - 2016-03-11 10:02 GMT-08:00 विश्वासो वासुकिजः
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Re: [Samskrita] Re: morpheus v.0.3

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:02
(+sanskrit-programmers fyi) This is a wondeful tool! Thanks, Michael! It worked on Google Chrome Version 50.0.2661.86 (64-bit), which I run with Ubuntu. मंगलवार, 3 मई 2016 को 8:32:51 पूर्व UTC-7 को, Michael Bykov ने लिखा: > > > > 2016-05-03 15:09 GMT+03:00
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Morpheus v.0.3

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 17:55
Greetings, Please look Morpheus v.0.3 - a plugin for browser Chromium. full description - Morpheus was build on a huge amount of tests. For tests I used the full transcript of the Bhagavad Gita from site. Morpheus used only node.js and
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A 4 yr old interview pertaining to sanskrit and

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 11:10
bcc: suhas who passed this on. ​Very interesting!​ -- -- Vishvas /विश्वासः
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CLT and moses

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:21
​Forwarding the below snippet of a conversation involving kyle johnson and bhUpendra singh to sanskrit-programmers, some of whose members might like to follow these projects.​ ​Please see - includes (yet another) - transliteration tool.​
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Sandhi function in Python for an IAST string

Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:30
Greetings, Is anyone aware of a stable Python function for applying Sandhi to an IAST string? We have the same in other languages but need it currently in Python. I noted this but it seems to work with SLP1 currently: Kindest Wishes, Martin
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Re: [Samskrita] Re: Frequency list of Sanskrit words

Tue, 04/19/2016 - 10:43
+ martin and sanskrit-programmers There is also by mArtin Gluckman, using data from Oliver's DCS site. सोमवार, 21 मार्च 2016 को 9:04:22 अपर UTC-7 को, अनुनाद सिंह: ने लिखा: > > Great! It has become so easy.... > > The frequency list output for
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OCR on Internet archive.

Fri, 04/15/2016 - 20:30
+ shankara, a frequent uploader, so that he may specify good language metadata Lots of old sanskrit texts are uploaded to Internet archive (, and such uploads can be very convenient for future proofreading on wikisource (through various import tools which match the OCR text with the
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Vedic Signs in non-Devanagari scripts

Fri, 04/15/2016 - 14:40
If you have photos or scans of published printed material in non-Devanagari scripts using the Vedic signs, please post a copy on so that appropriate support can be included in Unicode. As per
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An interesting DLI + cloud OCR effort!

Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:41
+ bcc FYI:!forum/sanskrit-programmers (where there has been some recent discussion about OCR) That's a good idea and very interesting! My suggestions: - I strongly suggest hosting your code off github and updating the repository periodically, even though your
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Fwd: Fw: Changes at DLI

Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:30
So far, reports indicate that some of the books previously available as TIFF images are now available as pdf files (which is more convenient), whereas others are not available anymore. ---------- Forwarded message ---------- If you are not aware of it already, DLI has discontinued their
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Sandhi splitting tool

Wed, 04/13/2016 - 19:14
Namaste, I have been a member on this group for quite some time but this is my first post. Does anybody know of an open source implementation of a sandhi-splitting tool? I'm aware of a few online services (available here , here
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