Sanskrit Resources


The main purpose of this Sanskrit collection is to offer access to audio and multimedia materials, including recordings by Ram Karan Sharma, one of the world's greatest living Sanskrit scholars. It is also a testbed for the development of web-based multimedia instructional materials that demonstrate the benefits of using audiovisual methods for language learning.

Ram Karan Sharma: Works and Downloads

Ram Karan Sharma biography and books
Gaṇeśa Sahasranāma
Gaṇapati Upaniṣad
Śrī Ucchiṣṭagaṇanāthasya Aṣṭottaraśatanāmāvalī
Śiva Sahasranāma
Śiva Sūtras
Viṣṇu Sahasranāma
Lalitā Sahasranāma
Nārada Bhakti Sūtras
Patañjali's Yoga Sūtras
Diamond Sūtra
Sanskrit Metrics
Ram Karan Sharma Lectures at the University of Pennsylvania
Epic Poetic Image Concordancing Project

Other Content

Croaking Frogs (Sanskrit Metrics and Figures of Speech)
Vidyut Sanskrit Keyboard For typing Sanskrit on Windows computers
Other Sanskrit Multimedia Files
Sanskrit in the news
Sanskrit search engine (optimized Google search for unicode texts) [FAQ on how it works]
Ram Karan Sharma biography
Sanskrit links
Usage Agreement (Creative Commons License)


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