sinhala_tex is a package of Metafont fonts and a preprocessor suitable for writing Sinhala script using TeX or LaTeX. This package was originally developed by Yannis Haralambous <Yannis.Haralambous@univ-lille1.fr>, with funding from the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE, England (Contact person: Dominik Wujastyk <D.Wujastyk@ucl.ac.uk>), which is using the font in its Catalogue of Sinhala Manuscript. The original package was available by ftp at ftp.bcc.ac.uk in /pub/users/ucgadkw/indology/software/sinhala1-TeX.zip It was later modified by Vasantha Saparamadu <email@example.com> to add support for 'samanala' transliteration scheme developed by Prasad Dharmasena <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
sinhala – Support for the Sinhala language
A collection of METAFONT fonts and macros, to support typesetting of Sinhala, in particular using the samanala transcription scheme.
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support for languages of the Indian subcontinent|