Akshar Unicode (akshar.ttf)
Font Specifications and Notes
Source: Free download from Kamban Software.
Stats: Version 0.07 December 23, 2004 has 1,751 glyphs and no kerning pairs.
Support: Devanagari, Kannada, Latin, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu.
OpenType Layout Tables: Devanagari, Kannada, Malayalam (old style), Sinhala, Tamil, Telugu.
Sample taken from the Introduction to Aamunktha-maalyada by Kavi Samraat Viswanaatha Sathya Naarayana, courtesy of Krishna Desikachary's kavya-nandanam.com.