klausnick/莫罗佐夫·尼科莱/профан (klausnick) wrote,
klausnick/莫罗佐夫·尼科莱/профан
klausnick

Sanskrit is dead

Sanskrit as a communicative medium in contemporary India is completely denaturalized. Its cultivation constitutes largely an exercise in nostalgia for those directly involved, and, for outsiders, a source of bemusement that such communication takes place at all.

The Death of Sanskrit
SHELDON POLLOCK
University of Chicago
© 2001 Society for Comparative Study of Society and History
Tags: санскрит
Subscribe

  • English-Hindi dictionary

    Eng Hin b e a fraid भय खाना डरना a ddress पता air हवा all सब always हमेशा and…

  • Всемирный день кошек

  • Кундера

    Любите ли вы Кундеру так, как я его люблю? Его манера анализа напоминает метод Ауэрбаха в «Мимесисе». Только Ауэрбах берёт более крупные…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments