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Amazing Mind Blowing Facts About Sanskrit Language

Less Known Facts About Sanskrit To Blow Your Mind

Sanskrit is among the oldest languages of the world which still exists today in its purest form. The old scriptures that exist today are found to be mostly written in Sanskrit, which traces its roots to ancient India. It is referred to as “Dev Vaani” which recites as “God’s own language”. In Hinduism, it is considered to be generated by Lord Brahma who passed it to the Rishis (ancient sages) who then communicated to the disciples on Earth from where it got pictured.

Today, we at FactWish, have come with very astonishing facts about the less spoken language in the modern era. Lets get started.

1. The word “Sanskrit” is synchronization of two words: ‘Sanskar’ + ‘Krit’. Sanskar denotes the essence of moral values, while Krit means inculcating.

The word "Sanskrit" is synchronization of two words: 'Sanskar' + 'Krit'

2. As per a report by Nasa scientist “Rick Briggs”, Sanskrit is the most suitable language for algorithms in computers being the only language that is purely unambiguous.

Sanskrit is the most suitable language for algorithms in computers

3. Approximately, 97% of the languages spoken across the world are influenced by Sanskrit. It is also referred to as “mother of all languages”.

Approximately, 97% of the languages spoken across the world are influenced by Sanskrit

4. It is also said to be the most perfect language since the pronunciation, dialect and grammar has prevailed the same across all ages.

Sanskrit is also said to be the most perfect language

5. Sanskrit is taught as a major subject in universities worldwide including Oxford University, Cambridge University, The State University of Ohio, The University of Columbia & Harvard University.

Sanskrit is taught as a major subject in universities worldwide

6. The most ancient scripture in Hinduism, Rig Veda (around 7000 BC old) is written in Sanskrit.

The most ancient scripture in Hinduism, Rig Veda (around 7000 BC old) is written in Sanskrit

7. Sanskrit is the only language in the world that can express a sentence in the minimum word count.

Sanskrit is the only language in the world that can express a sentence in the minimum word count

8.  Sanskrit is very systematic & powerful in grammar. For water itself, there exist 70 synonyms, while 100 for elephant & 96 for love, each having different actions associated.

Sanscrit is very systematic & powerful in grammar

9. Research says that Sanskrit, when spoken regularly, improves the brain health & creativity, and is seen helpful in Speech Therapy. It has unique phonetics for 49 different sounds.

Research says that Sanskrit, when spoken regularly, improves the brain health & creativity, and is seen helpful in Speech Therapy

10. There is a village named Mattur’ in Karnataka, India where conversation happens in Sanskrit only.

There is a village named 'Mattur' in Karnataka, India where conversation happens in Sanskrit only

11. ‘Sudharma’, the only Sanskrit newspaper is running since 1970. The newspaper is now available as an e-newspaper as well.

'Sudharma', the only Sanskrit newspaper is running since 1970

12. NASA has its own department for Sanskrit which specifically works on researches related to it.

NASA has its own department for Sanskrit which specifically works on researches related to it

13. Sanskrit also has the longest word among all the languages.

निरन्तरान्धकारित-दिगन्तर-कन्दलदमन्द-सुधारस-बिन्दु-सान्द्रतर-घनाघन-वृन्द-सन्देहकर-स्यन्दमान-मकरन्द-बिन्दु-बन्धुरतर-माकन्द-तरु-कुल-तल्प-कल्प-मृदुल-सिकता-जाल-जटिल-मूल-तल-मरुवक-मिलदलघु-लघु-लय-कलित-रमणीय-पानीय-शालिका-बालिका-करार-विन्द-गलन्तिका-गलदेला-लवङ्ग-पाटल-घनसार-कस्तूरिकातिसौरभ-मेदुर-लघुतर-मधुर-शीतलतर-सलिलधारा-निराकरिष्णु-तदीय-विमल-विलोचन-मयूख-रेखापसारित-पिपासायास-पथिक-लोकान्

Sanskrit also has the longest word among all the languages

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  • Sanskrit should be declared as the National language of India.
    But hum Indians ko to Angrezi bolne se fursat mile tab na

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