When Sanskrit sources exist in many scripts or alphabets, and particularly when the Brahmi based alphabets are not in common use, it is even more interesting for the Sanskrit community to find freely licensed fonts for these alphabets.
|Asokan Edict - Delhi Inscription
Writing system used to write Sanskrit
Ahom, Balinese, Batak, Bengali, Brahmi, Buhid, Burmese, Chakma, Cham, Dehong Dai, Devanagari, Dhives Akuru, Ethiopic, Evēla Akuru, Gondi, Grantha, Gujarati, Gupta, Gurmukhi (Punjabi), Hanuno'o, Hmong, Javanese, Kannada, Kharosthi, Khmer, Lanna, Lao, Lepcha, Limbu, Lontara/Makasar, Malayalam, Manpuri, Modi, New Tai Lue, Oriya, Pallava, Phags-pa, Ranjana, Redjang, Shan, Sharda, Siddham, Sindhi, Sinhala, Sorang Sompeng, Sourashtra, Soyombo, Sundanese, Syloti Nagri, Tagalog, Tagbanwa, Takri, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Tibetan, Tocharian, Varang KshitiIt may be that it is not only a Brahmi font that will add more value to the Sanskrit Wikisource for original texts in Sanskrit. An original text is written in its original script and such a script may have different styles. It is great that with the WebFonts extension we can truly provide an authentic experience. It is just a matter of having the freely licensed fonts and an expressed demand.