Saturday, February 09, 2019

Sanskrit declension table

नमस्ते I created some tools to help you learn Sanskrit declensions.

Below is a template that I uploaded to SlideShare:
 
You may clip this slide from SlideShare and print so that you can practice declensions.

Alternatively, you may download a template in PDF from Google Sites.

I have also created a study set on Quizlet so that you can learn the Sanskrit declension cases.


Friday, February 01, 2019

Districts of India with Shakti Pithas

Here is a map that I created of districts of India that contain at least one shakti pitha.

Districts with Shakti Pithas
Here is the table I used to create the map:



I will update blog content to tell the story behind the shakti pithas and explain how I created the map.

Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Ten useful sites for learning Sanskrit


I've been taking online courses in Sanskrit through the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies, and here are ten sites that have been helpful in my studies:
  1. Glashoff, K. (n.d.). Sanskrit Dictionary for Spoken Sanskrit. Retrieved January 9, 2019, from http://spokensanskrit.org/
  2. Google Input Tools. (n.d.). Retrieved January 9, 2019, from https://www.google.com/inputtools/
  3. Huet, G. (n.d.). The Sanskrit Grammarian. Retrieved January 9, 2019, from https://sanskrit.inria.fr/DICO/grammar.fr.html
  4. Huet, G. (n.d.). The Sandhi Engine. Retrieved January 9, 2019, from https://sanskrit.inria.fr/DICO/sandhi.fr.html
  5. Jha, G. N. (n.d.). Computational Linguistics R & D at J.N.U. New Delhi. Retrieved January 9, 2019, from http://sanskrit.jnu.ac.in/index.jsp
  6. Kurumathur, P. (2018, February 07). Lesson 2 – Declension. Retrieved January 9, 2019, from https://oursanskrit.com/2016/12/11/lesson-2/
  7. Sanskrit. (n.d.). Retrieved January 9, 2019, from https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Sanskrit
  8. Sanskrit Dictionary. (n.d.). Retrieved January 9, 2019, from http://sanskritdictionary.com/
  9. Sanskrit verb conjugation. (n.d.). Retrieved January 9, 2019, from https://www.verbix.com/languages/sanskrit.html
  10. Wiktionary. (n.d.). Retrieved January 9, 2019, from https://www.wiktionary.org/

Tuesday, January 01, 2019


Source: Kaveri River map at The Full Wiki http://maps.thefullwiki.org/map.php?t=Kaveri_River

Places to visit in India

It's been over five years since my husband and I last visited India. I'm anxious to reconnect with family and friends.

Here's a video that I created in Google Earth Pro.



This is the list of places where I'd like to visit:

citystate
DelhiDL
KolkataWB
BankuraWB
BardhmanWB
BengaluruKA
KozhikodeKL
AldonaGA
MumbaiMH
VadodaraGJ