CDAC-GISTYogesh (CDACYGNT.TTF [normal], CDACYGBT.TTF [bold], and CDACYGIT.TTF [italic])
Font Specifications and Notes
Source: Developed by the GIST group at CDAC (Mumbai) and available for free download from the Technology Development for Indian Languages (TDIL) site.
Stats: Version 2.0 has 666 glyphs and no kerning pairs.
Support: Devanagari and Latin.
OpenType Layout Tables: Devanagari.
Special Notes: [from the TDIL site:] "The special features of the Devanagari script, namely the ‘reph’, ‘rakar’, ‘akhands’ (conjuncts), ‘nukta’, reordering and repositioning of characters, below-base forms, half forms are implemented in this font."
The opening page of Premchand's "Tale of Two Bulls," taken from The Premchand Reader, edited by Norman Zide (Honolulu, HI: East-West Center Press, 1965); p.1.