correction Re: 'Vedic .l'

Maheswaran Nair swantam at ASIANETINDIA.COM
Wed Nov 5 03:27:04 UTC 2003

In Grantha, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada and Telugu there is separate character for .l which can be considered l-reated. It may be noted that these languages retain the letter .l.
K.Maheswaran Nair
Professor of Sanskrit & Director
Centre for Vedanta Studies
University of Kerala
<iswaran at>

----- Original Message -----
From: Arlo Griffiths <A.Griffiths at LET.LEIDENUNIV.NL>
Date: Friday, October 31, 2003 3:16 pm
Subject: correction Re: 'Vedic .l'

> Please read:
> > 3) What sign do South Indian mss. use for the sound in question: a
> > palaeographically l-related sIGN (as in Marathi mss.) or a .d-
> derived sIGN
> > (as in Oriya and ;Saaradaa mss.), or something else?
> Arlo Griffiths

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