Is "Sanskrit" Dravidian ?

Gail M. Coelho gail at UTXVMS.CC.UTEXAS.EDU
Fri Jun 11 12:25:18 UTC 1999

I think the motivation is more that some Indians hate the idea that
Sanskrit did not originate in India! And their reasons are of course
emotional ones, rather than anything based on good scholarly methodology.
We're getting into the Book of Genesis vs. Theory of Evolution debate here!

Gail Coelho

At 10:47 AM 6/10/99 -0700, you wrote:
>Lars Martin Fosse wrote:
>> Claiming that Sanskrit is of Dravidian origin undoubtedly creates
happiness in
>> the South.
>Wonder whereever you got this idea...  makes no sense whatsoever,  more so
>you seem to be generalizing way out of line here.

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