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Transliteration tools to convert text in one indic script encoding to another

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Indic transliteration tools

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For users

Installation or upgrade:

  • sudo pip install indic_transliteration -U
  • sudo pip install git+ -U
  • Web.


In [1]: from indic_transliteration import sanscript
   ...: from indic_transliteration.sanscript import SchemeMap, SCHEMES, transliterate

In [2]: data = 'idam adbhutam'

In [3]: print(transliterate(data, sanscript.HK, sanscript.TELUGU))
ఇదమ్ అద్భుతమ్

In [4]: print(transliterate(data, sanscript.ITRANS, sanscript.DEVANAGARI))
इदम् अद्भुतम्

In [5]: scheme_map = SchemeMap(SCHEMES[sanscript.VELTHUIS], SCHEMES[sanscript.TELUGU])

In [6]: print(transliterate(data, scheme_map=scheme_map))
ఇదమ్ అద్భుతమ్

Lazy anusvaara-s

assert deduplication.fix_lazy_anusvaara_itrans("shaMkara") == "sha~Nkara"
assert deduplication.fix_lazy_anusvaara_itrans("saMchara") == "sa~nchara"
assert deduplication.fix_lazy_anusvaara_itrans("saMvara") == "sav.Nvara"
assert deduplication.fix_lazy_anusvaara_itrans("saMyukta") == "say.Nyukta"
assert deduplication.fix_lazy_anusvaara_itrans("saMlagna") == "sal.Nlagna"

Dravidian language extension

In [1]: from indic_transliteration import xsanscript
   ...: from indic_transliteration.xsanscript import SchemeMap, SCHEMES, transliterate

In [2]: data = 'असय औषधिः ग्रन्थः। ऎ ऒ यॆक्ककॊ?'

In [3]: print(transliterate(data, xsanscript.DEVANAGARI, xsanscript.KANNADA))
ಅಸಯ ಔಷಧಿಃ ಗ್ರನ್ಥಃ।   ಯೆಕ್ಕಕೊ?

For contributors


Have a problem or question? Please head to github.


  • ~/.pypirc should have your pypi login credentials.
python bdist_wheel
twine upload dist/* --skip-existing

Build documentation

  • sphinx html docs can be generated with cd docs; make html


Run pytest in the root directory.

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