Sanskrit is an Indo-Aryan (Indic) language from the Indo-European language family.

It is one of the oldest members of the Indo-European language and with literature going back via Vedic Sanskrit to approximately 1400BC, Sanskrit has been key to the reconstuction of proto Indo-European.

The sacred Hindu texts (the Vedas) were written in Sanskrit, and it always been considered as high or literary language. Nevertheless it is still a living language and spoken in some villages in India.

Sanskrit is written using the Devanāgarī (देवनागरी) script. Some of the many languages using Devanāgarī are: Hindi, the Prakrits and Kashmiri.

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The days being spoken in Sanskrit.


Sanskrit varta contains articles on learning Sanskrit, Hindi and other regional languages.

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