Indian Languages

 History and literature
Languages taught in North America: InstitutionsTIFR Languages Site
Nepali, Sindhi: sindhi.org, free fonts, Sinhala Language 1, 2 325 dialects of India, Indian language Newspapers.  
Brahmi script: Historical Developments
Evolution of Indian scripts
Evolution of SE Asian scripts
Diffusion of Indian Scripts in Asia
Scripts:
North Indian, South Indian, South East Asian
Indian language alphabet comparison
Historical classification of Brahmi derived scripts (German)
Descent of Myanmar (Burma) script from Brahmi, Chart
Thai
Laguna Copperplate, Philippines 900AD, Javanese alphabet, Indian influence in Indonesia
Korean script Controversy about invention
Ancient Texts in Tamil
Excavations at Anuradhapura
Earliest surviving Buddhist texts
Katakana and Siddham
Evolution of Bengali, Mahasthangarh
Piparawa casket
Descent of Sinhal script from Brahmi, Modern Brahmi derived scripts comparision chart
Maldive script
Sharada Script: Development, Notes on Paippalada Atharvaveda & Sharda script
Fonts
Brahmi,Kharoshti,diacritics in html
Indian numerals in Arabia
Tocharian, manuscript images, 6-8th cent., Kumarajiva, Serindia, a eurocentric view
Ranjana script of Nepal/Tibet
Mongolian scripts
origin, Paspa script on Kubilai Khan's passports Soyombo Alphabet
Theories on origin of Brahmi:
Salomon, Kak (to come)
Grantha script of South India
Tibetan Script
Khojki script
Enhancement of noisy epigraphics images
Ancient Scripts of the World  
Manuscripts: images
Oldest Buddhist bhurjapatra text (1st cent CE)
Conservation: 5th century Gandharan Manuscript
Songs of Lake Anavatapta British Library Kharosthi manuscripts Palm leaf manuscript
Cave of Manuscripts, Central Asia, Tocharian
Vajracchedika-prajnaparamita-sutra (Diamond Sutra, CE 868)
Sangrahani-sutra manuscript 16th C.
Isa Upanishad manuscript text
Harwan terracotta with Kharoshthi numerals: 20, 20, 1 = 41

An Avestan text with sanskrit Patanjali's Yogasutra, text, translation
Kalpasutra 15th c
Bilva-mangala 1725AD 1 2
Illustrated manuscript (?)18th cent.
Basavapurana manuscript in Kannada, 1432 A.D
Raga/Ragini Hindola Nata, Kedarau
Tamil palm-leaf manuscripts at Institute of Asian Studies
Janam sakhi manuscript in Gurumukhi, 19th c.
Kalkacharya-Katha manuscript 15th c.
Abhisarika
Princely States Cout Documents Udaipur, Indragarh, Bundi.
Pancharaksa, AD 1289.

Bhagavata-purana, 10th skanda, AD 1689.
Unidnentified object: Can you identify this manuscript?
Ashoka's First Rock Edict prohibiting killing of animals (Translation)
Jayadeva Goswami's Gita Govinda
Hayagrvavidya in Gilgit script
Jivarama's sketchbook, 1435
Jaya Varma inscription, samvata 107
Manuscript covers
Tipitaka being written on palm leaves
Anawratha of Pagan conveying the Buddhist scriptures
Palm leaf manuscripts
Shrimad Bhagavatam1617 A.D
Sat Sandarbha1517 A.D
Mewari Gita-govinda 1714 AD
Jiva Institute Collection
Kushan period Kharoshthi scroll
Coins of various Dynasties, Coins of Ancient India, Ancient Indian coins, Jean-Michel Dumont's Indian Numismatic, Sri Lanka coins,
Chaurapanchaashika manuscript of 16th cent
The epic of Pabuji
Raghuvamsa Sarga 5
arakorum Highway Rock inscriptions
Letters of Rani of Jhansi to the Raja of Banpur  
Calligraphy, Bijaksharas and Yantras
 Om:, animated , on lotus, in tibetan, as Ganesha, Om page In Jainism Ik Onkar (Gurumukhi) AUM: Vaishnava Lockerbie Memorial
Bijaksharas kliim, ham, hriim, hri, Om-Arham , Om-Arham , Note on Bija-Aksharas
The Religious World of Letterforms
Sri Rama
Bildwerdung durch Wandlung
Bijaksharas in Siddham
"A" in Siddham
Kalachakra
, Wind Horse Prayer Flag
Om mani padme hum meaning, modern, flags in the wind , glacially-scoured rock , Namche Bazaar, yantra, rotating, Prayer Banner, Prayer wheel,
An explanation
Swastika: Anuradhapur2nd c.
Bijaksharas in Siddham script (China/Japan)
Bijaksharas: Thirteen Buddhas of the Shingon School
Swastika, in Buddhism
Yantras: Shriyantra, Mrityunjaya, How to draw Shri Yantra (.ps) Vishuddha Chakra
The Joy Of Sanskrit (illustration)
Turn of the century postcards
Calligraphy by Prof. Joshi, Calligraphic research
Diwali Greetings EGreetings, Tamil, IndiaChat, Singapore, HindustanTimes.
"Cool" commercial calligraphy
"Jesus Lived in India"Hindi-style English Calligraphy
Hindi Tattos by Anil Gupta
Saraswati
Cover: BalaGandharva  
Classical Languages and Texts
  Pre-Islamic Indus Valley Languages, Chart;
Sarasvati-Sindhu civilization Indus and Brahmi scripts Harappan sites, Objects, Vedic Glossary on Indus Seals
Sanskrit
Directory, Texts, Dictionary
Avesta texts, Avesta Dictionary, Avestan cognates and mnemonics
Zoroastrian terms
Sanskrit Resources, Ramayana, Mahabharata, Gita, Ramayana by Kanda, Mahabharata Outline
Vedas, Shatapatha-Brahmana
Garin-Michaud Roger's bibliography
Sanskrit MSS in the Wellcome Institute
Notes on (German)
  Amarkosha and Panini  Ancient Linguistics Panini & BNF
Indo-European Linguistics
Sanskrit texts in .dp format
The Relation between Sanskrit and Indian Conceptions of Time
Kyoto Sangyo University Sanskrit Texts, Pali texts
Pali: Dictionary
Pali-English, English-Pali, Grammar and Lessons.
For Chinese
Sanskrit and Pali instruction,
Under construction, Chinese Big-5 WWW Environment needed.
Austric in India Homepage
Tamil texts, Ancient Tamil poets
Indology Page
 , Discussion-List Archive, Jambudvipa.
Indian Archaeology
Panchanga software Radiocarbon dating
Indian-Western date conversion utility
Chronologies
Alok Vijay, Evansville, Kashmir, Hinduism Today, Islamic, askasia, Itihas, Rulers of Rajsthan , Comparative timelines of India, China & Japan
References, Texts Transliteration tables