VYAKARAN: Re: Classical Sanskrit Accent
jehms at globalxs.nl
Sun Apr 6 20:40:07 UTC 1997
Op 06-apr-97 schreef Mr B.Philip.Jonsson [Seeker of Useless :
>This question of Sanskrit accents in different parts of India rises the
>question what model a western student should adopt: a theoretical
>"scientifically reconstructed" accent -- more or less that of P^a.nini i.e.
>--, the modern Indian accent closest to this ideal (Maharashtra?), the
>accent of their Indic teacher, or allow for a greater degree of influence
>from their _western_ substrate languages?
how about the meaning of the word 'saNskRta'? shouldn't we strive for one
(re)constructed standard of decent pronounciation and rise above our indian or
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