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Sarasvati 1.0.0 is Released

I'm very excited to be releasing the first version of Sarasvati under the General Public License.

I think this program fills a great need because there hasn't previously been a way to input Sanskrit into Windows using a QWERTY layout, unless using the expensive and generic Keyman from TavulteSoft.

Sarasvati is easy to learn and efficient to use. There are many key sequence shortcuts to avoid pressing shift constantly, which saves time. Frequent characters are placed nearer to your hands so that they remain in the ideal position, stationed around 'f' and 'j'. Whereas with the Inscript layout you find yourself moving your hands all over the keyboard.... read more

Posted by Stefan Webb 2005-02-11