Re: [indic] Unicode Processing Requirements for Tamil (was: 28th IUC paper - Tamil Unicode New)

From: N. Ganesan (
Date: Sat Sep 03 2005 - 09:44:35 CDT

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    James Kass wrote:
    >However, I'm not clear as to how to handle the use of what
    >appear to be Telugu vowel signs appearing in the Tamil text.

    These are Vedas and post-Vedic Sanskrit texts written
    in Tamil script.

    1) There are no Telugu vowel signs here. An anusvara
    sign (Vedic accent) is used.

    2) In most books, we find superscripts or subscripts
    immediately following consonants.

    N. Ganesan

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