These coins carried legends in both Greek and Kharosthi
. The legends on his coins read the following: Maharaja Tratarasa Menadrasa.
He said that despite the passage of centuries, inscriptions in the Kharosthi
script are still intact at the bottom of some of the stupas which feature the names and titles of their donors.
Incidentally, Ali knows more than 15 languages, including Arabic, Ugaritic, Hebrew, Brahmi, Greek, Nabataean, Phoenician and Kharosthi
. "It is all due to my interest in books on history, mythology and languages.
Thus, they implemented early Brahmi, Kharosthi
and Buddhist texts.
The Persian scribes brought into India a form of writing which came to be known as Kharosthi
A New Version of the Gandhari Dharmapada and a Collection of Previous-Birth Stories: British Library Kharosthi
Fragments 16 + 25.
Extensive training on ancient scripts such as Brahmi, Kharosthi
, Grantha, Takri, Modi, Nandinagari, Sarada, and Tigalari is needed to enable scholars to decipher and read the content of manuscripts.
He further observes that at about 250 AD -d- and perhaps -t- still turned up in Kharosthi
documents of Khotan where also the clusters with sibilants and clusters with stops and -r- survived.
(5) Perhaps the western Sumpa: the Sobyi of the so-called prophesy of the Li country or the Supiya from the Central Asian Kharosthi
This script utilizes the Kharosthi
alphabet, but expressed in Greek letters, and the actual language is perhaps a Sakan variant that may have been spoken by the Kushans.
Four Gandhari Samyuktagama sutras; Senior Kharosthi
they also began to use Indian months and Kharosthi