I recently discovered Scan Tent (seems to be a cousin of the Transkribus project):
At face value this looks promising for anyone travelling around and needing a convenient, high-quality solution for scanning manuscripts.  

If you have tried Scan Tent on Indian manuscripts, please post your experience here in INDOLOGY.


Professor Dominik Wujastyk

Singhmar Chair in Classical Indian Society and Polity

University of Alberta, Canada

South Asia at the U of A: