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The Basics of Vedic Mythology
The Vedic language forms a chain with the isolating, agglutinative and inflexional stages of the Indus language, as proved by the march of the clause ta na Sa of the isolating Indus to the vedic root tarS (to be thirsty). At the isolating stage of the...
The Concept of Sarasvati
In my young age, on every occasion of the Sarasvati-Puja, I used to wonder how the goddess Sarasvati came to be associated with learning. There is no story of her birth as in case of Lakshmi and Parvati, for example. Therefore, the period of her appearing as...
The Horned God in India and Europe
Of all of the Gods that we honor in Paganism today probably the most revered is the Horned God, in the shape and form of Cernunnos. Pick up some modern Pagan literature and chances are he is in there, listen to conversation at a Moot and you will hear him...

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Indic Ideas in the Graeco-Roman World
Indic Ideas in the Graeco-Roman World. Subhash Kak. Louisiana State University.
The Brahmi-derived Indic scripts occupy a special place in the study of writing systems.
PROPHETOLOGY Indic Cycle Rama Krishna Shiva Buddha Semitic
PROPHETOLOGY. Indic Cycle. Roberto Calasso, Ka, Vintage, 1999.

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How Urdu got associated with Muslims in India — Part II
By Dr Tariq Rahman The first part of this article dwelt on the 18 th century movement of linguistic reform (which I called 'Islamisation of Urdu') which Persianised Urdu and changed its Indic-orientation to Islamic culture.
Geodesic Launches Chandamama App For Apple iPad, iPhone; Indic Plans
Samsung's Content Plans For Next Gen Tabs In India: Indic Books, Apalya's
On Indic language support, the company said that it plans to offer a better integration in the coming months.
The Taj to the Tuk-Tuk. Language in the Indian Wikiworld.
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Indic - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Type in Tamil - Google Transliteration
New! Download Google Transliteration IME Type a word in English and press SPACE to transliterate.
FAQ - Indic Scripts and Languages
Official FAQ from the Unicode Consortium discussing ISCII and Unicode as well as common problems faced by developers and users.
Indic IME Plugins for TinyMCE, FCKEditor, WordPress
Get the plugins for writing in Indian languages for various applications like tinyMCE, Wordpress, FCKEditor.
Center for Indic Studies - UMass Dartmouth

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