The akSarAH was invented by Aniruddha Basu in 1998 and was inspired
the Brahmic scripts. Unlike such scripts, akSarAH vowels are written
with individual letters while consonant are written with diacritics.
- Type of writing system: alpha-syllabary
- Direction of writing: left to right in horizontal lines.
- Used to write: virtually any language written with scripts
descended from the Brahmi script, including Sanskrit, Hindi,
Bengali and Punjabi.
Examples of usage
Sarvē mānavāḥ svatantratāḥ
samutpannāḥ vartantē api ca, gauravadr̥śā
adhikāradr̥śā ca samānāḥ
All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.
in a spirit of brotherhood.
(Part of Article 1 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights)
If you have any questions about the akSarAH script, you can contact Aniruddha at:
Other constructed scripts