sanskrit

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    Sanskrit: Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision...

    Hi! I would like to have the following quote translated into Sanskrit script. "Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day. " Any help appreciated! thanks
  2. V

    Sanskrit/German: grammar

    Hello: I was told that German grammar is very similar to that of Sanskrit's. Can anyone validate this? Thanks, Vikram
  3. L

    Hindi&Sanskrit: Siddhanta

    Helo everybody! "Siddhanta" is an Indian phrase - possibly Hindi, or else. Could someone please tell me its meaning, and the language to which it belongs. Thanks in advance.
  4. M

    Sanskrit: Devanagari script

    Hi, Does anyone know of any sites that teach the Devanagari script as it is used for Sanskrit? I could only find basic reference sites. One really nice site that I found was for the version of the script used for Hindi and it doesn't seem to have all the vowels of Sanskrit, and plus it doesn't...
  5. panjabigator

    Sanskrit: Can it be spoken colloquially?

    The reason I ask this is because Sanskrit is not really spoken much in India, however many people learn it to understand religion better (Hinduism is based in Sanskrit) and because of the linguistics of it. It is spoken by one city in South India natively (the name slips my mind, but I've seen...
  6. P

    Sanskrit-Devanagari: Vadami

    = I speak Can someone type this in Devanagari for me please, I can't type it in my computer. Dhanyavaad
  7. P

    Sanskrit: Languages it influenced

    Hindi, Sindhi, Bengali, Tamil, Gujarati, Marathi, Bihari, Panjabi, Kashmiri, Nepali, Thai, and etc. I think that it would be useful if we can have a room for this language group so we can exchange our similarities and differences. I wonder how many languages use the persian influenced word...
  8. rob.returns

    Sanskrit: Jai Guru Deva Om (Beatles)

    Hi I have this favorite song of the Beatles, "Across the Universe"...It has those lyrics..Jai Guru Deva Om.(I dont know what kind of language is this). What does Jai Guru Deva Om mean? Thanks
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