Font Syllabary

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Font Specifications and Notes

Source: Developed by the GIST group at CDAC (Mumbai) and available for free download from Technology Development for Indian Languages (TDIL).
Stats: Version 2.0 has 666 glyphs and no kerning pairs.
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."

Text Sample

The opening lines of Kalidasa's Meghaduta, taken from the Unicode Sanskrit Documents website.

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