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Can you identify this Sanskrit character?

Can you identify a Sanskrit character? It's the first photo in this post. Thanks!
posted by zachawry on Feb 12, 2013 - 10 answers

Sanskrit 101 Online

Are there any reputable online equivalents to a university level "intro to Sanskrit"? [more inside]
posted by eric1halfb on Mar 20, 2012 - 3 answers

Name this Sanskrit singer

Who is the lady who sings the Sanskrit chant (the first voice) in Enigma's "The Child in Us" (from their 1996 album)? Where can I buy tracks of more of her work or singing like it by others? [more inside]
posted by Bwithh on Mar 28, 2011 - 3 answers

Ganesh's bomb shelter...

Hindi speakers, especially Hindus with some familiarity with religious texts! Please, I need some CREATIVE translation / collaboration for a very short (one or two phrases / sentences) bit of work in Devanagari script. [more inside]
posted by Meatbomb on Jul 5, 2010 - 22 answers

Where can I get a quality Sanskrit audio?

Mantrafilter: Your recommendations for the best audio versions of the Bhagavad Gita or the Ramayana? [more inside]
posted by girlgenius on Jun 14, 2009 - 1 answer

goodbye first friend

Is this sanskrit translation correct? [more inside]
posted by Neonshock on Nov 19, 2008 - 10 answers

Love Your Fate

Anyone know Sanskrit? Are you familiar with the phrase "Love Your Fate" (and this is the Western version of "You Art Thou")? I have a translation, now I need validation. [more inside]
posted by panoptican on Oct 21, 2008 - 7 answers

Vedic Sanskrit Phonology

Papers on Vedic Sanskrit phonology please. I've looked at a few papers e.g HH Hock Kessler etc. Any more resources?
posted by Taksi Putra on Aug 23, 2008 - 1 answer

Sanskrit pronunciation guide

I have a desperate need to gain some basic command over Sanskrit terms written in the English alphabet (i.e. with the diacritical marks). Can someone point me to a no-nonsense pronunciation guide, as I am having difficulty finding one that doesn't assume preexisting linguistics knowledge.
posted by aletheia on Mar 22, 2008 - 3 answers

Looking for a sanskrit image of the word 'dukkha' (suffering)

Hey, I'm trying to find a decently-sized image of the word 'dukkha', written in sanskrit. On the Wiki entry (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dukkha) you see a very small icon of it, but I can't enlarge it in a satisfying way (it needs to be replicated by an artist friend of mine) Thanks muchly.
posted by heylight on Oct 6, 2007 - 13 answers

Source my quote

I would like to know, for real, the source of this (translated) sanskrit quote: [more inside]
posted by shothotbot on May 6, 2006 - 5 answers

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