Dedicated to Late Professor Shreedhar Ganesh Jinsiwale () my great- grand-mother’s maternal uncle who was the first Professor of Sanskrit (at the. Summary: Madhav M. Deshpande’s book Saṃskṛta-Subodhinī: A Sanskrit Primer is an excellent Sanskrit text book. Although not suited for the. Answers to exercises in Madhav Deshpande’s Sanskrit Primer – Sanskrtasubodhini.
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Deshpande M.M. A Sanskrit Primer
Devanagari One good thing about this book is that it partly respects the student who does not know Devanagari at the outset. Books by Thomas Egenes are very good. Notify me of new comments via email. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.
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Deshpande uses a simple and elegant language. Introduction to Sanskrit, Part 1. With clear and concise descriptions, together with many short and focused examples, he succeeds, on the most part, in providing a very readable account of Sanskrit. The book also contains examples from Hindu, Buddhist, and Jain traditions, as well as samples of Sanskrit poetry and satire.
The method is similar to that of the First Part. It prlmer at teaching Sanskrit as a language, rather than as a religious or mystical entity.
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The book’s examples include many modified versions of classical Sanskrit passages from epic texts such as The Mahabharata and The Ramayana. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Ships from and sold by Amazon. The main part of the book, spanning approximately pages, consists of Lessonseach of which contains many exercises without answersand a vocabulary of, typically, words.
Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Critical Studies in Indian Grammarians I. Work on this book began inand now deshpanre two generations of Professor Deshpande’s students have used successively improved versions. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. It also simplifies the process of learning Sanskrit by dissociating this language-learning process from the heavy burdens imposed both by the deshpanxe of Indo-European linguistics and the tradition of indigenous Sanskrit grammarians in India.
Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Although not suited for the typical self-study student if not complemented with other booksit is a nicely typeset volume with clear and concise prose that may be used during the first semesters of an introductory university Sanskrit program.
However and this is no downer on this textEgenes has some interesting info. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. This book feels like it was written for students wanting an easy introduction to Sanskrit Grammar. The explanations are clear and understandable. Although Vedas can be learnt using English diacritics, it will be almost impossible to master the correct pronunciation.
The way it should be taught! The Cambridge Introduction to Sanskrit. One of these items ships sooner than the other. A great resource for learning Sanskrit.
Leave a Reply Sanskrig reply Enter your comment here A Sanskrit Primer marks the culmination of Professor Deshpande’s experience of teaching Sanskrit at the University of Michigan for over twenty-five years.
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Tested in classes at Michigan and elsewhere and successively improved for over twenty years, the teaching materials in the book now offer an effective tool to learn and teach Sanskrit. R Mack Top Contributor: Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. It is still a useful and productive book for self-study, definitely 5-star material, but I’m knocking off a star because of the lack of an answer key.