[INDOLOGY] Hess' "SIDDHARTHA" in Sanskrit

soni at staff.uni-marburg.de soni at staff.uni-marburg.de
Sat Jan 4 14:59:04 UTC 2014

Dear Dominik,
It is clear that I have not mentioned a single email address of any  
members of any LISTS.  No one will get the electronic Siddharta  
without personally asking for it.

The email addresses of the LISTS themselves are public, aren't they?  
If it was an error on my part to make these known to persons mentioned  
in my Cc, I sincerely apologise for this.

Thank you in any case for the caution you raised.

With best wishes,

----- Message from Matthew Kapstein <mkapstei at uchicago.edu> ---------
    Date: Sat, 4 Jan 2014 09:53:57 +0000
    From: Matthew Kapstein <mkapstei at uchicago.edu>
Subject: RE: [INDOLOGY] Hess' "SIDDHARTHA" in Sanskrit
      To: Dominik Wujastyk <wujastyk at gmail.com>, soni at staff.uni-marburg.de
      Cc: mahavir2400 at gmail.com, Indology  
<indology at list.indology.info>, INDOLOGIE at listserv.uni-heidelberg.de,  
sheelchandrasuriji at yahoo.com, risa-l <risa-l at lists.sandiego.edu>

> Dear Dominik,
> So far as I can determine from this thread, our colleague Jay Soni  
> responded to the request not by distributing anyone's address, but  
> merely by
> forwarding the original message with the suggestion that we respond  
> individually. His Netiquette thus seems to have been impeccable.
> But thank you for the reminder.
> best,
> Matthew
> Matthew Kapstein
> Directeur d'études,
> Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes
> Numata Visiting Professor of Buddhist Studies,
> The University of Chicago
> ________________________________________
> From: INDOLOGY [indology-bounces at list.indology.info] on behalf of  
> Dominik Wujastyk [wujastyk at gmail.com]
> Sent: Saturday, January 04, 2014 3:20 AM
> To: soni at staff.uni-marburg.de
> Cc: mahavir2400 at gmail.com; Indology;  
> INDOLOGIE at listserv.uni-heidelberg.de; sheelchandrasuriji at yahoo.com;  
> risa-l
> Subject: Re: [INDOLOGY] Hess' "SIDDHARTHA" in Sanskrit
> The addresses of the members of the INDOLOGY forum are not public.   
> It is, in any circumstances, a violation of internet  
> Netiquette<http://indology.info/email/email-rfc-1855/> to distribute  
> other people's email addresses.
> While this Siddhartha translation will be interesting to many  
> Sanskrit scholars, the forced distribution by wrongly shared email  
> addresses is absolutely the wrong way to share the work.  Most  
> people will be angry that their email address has been given to a  
> distributor without their permission, and correspondingly unhappy to  
> receive this work.  It will create the opposite of the intended  
> impression.
> I would ask all members of the INDOLOGY list to remember that it is  
> a violation of the list's terms to distribute other members' email  
> addresses.
> Dominik Wujastyk
> INDOLOGY committee
> On 3 January 2014 16:47,  
> <soni at staff.uni-marburg.de<mailto:soni at staff.uni-marburg.de>> wrote:
> Message passed on to you on behalf Muni Sheelchandrasuriji:
> "I am happy to inform you that one of my disciples has translated  
> Herman Hess' classic novel "SIDDHARTHA" into Sanskrit from its  
> English translation by HILDA ROSNER.
> We wish to send a copy of this translation to Sanskrit scholars and  
> Universities in Europe/America. Would you please provide us the  
> names and email address of scholars and universities who might be  
> interested in having the translation?"
> If Sanskrit readers would like to take advantage of this generous  
> offer and have a copy of the  translation please write to Muniji  
> directly at:
> sheelchandrasuriji at yahoo.com<mailto:sheelchandrasuriji at yahoo.com>  
> with a Cc to mahavir2400 at gmail.com<mailto:mahavir2400 at gmail.com>
> With best wishes,
> Jay Soni
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