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(29) The eternal perfection of the Sanskrit language which is the mother language of the world.

       Now we come back to the defects of the statement of Sir William Jones of 1786 and subsequently its blind acceptance by the writers of the whole world without checking its credibility.

We have already explained in article 11 about the perfection of the alphabet, grammar, word formation, morphology, the literary presentation, and have discussed about the eternal stability of the Sanskrit language whose apbhransh words were adopted by all other languages of the world. Anyone studying Sanskrit grammar understands these facts from the beginning as they are the basic characteristics of the Sanskrit language, whereas all the western and the Middle East writing systems developed from the Phoenician and Aramaic alphabets which only had syllabic consonants and no vowels, and that also in an incomplete form.

Major languages of the European family.
The most important language family of today.

(An image of the alphabet and vowel system and certain apbhranshas of the Sanskrit language are found in every language of the world because Sanskrit is the first language of the earth planet. Its apbhranshas are seen more in the languages of the European family because these countries had more frequent trade connections with India, and thus, the people of these countries also had social connections with India to some extent. Thatís why Pahlavi of Persia had lots of Sanskrit apbhransh words in it.)

* Next to the name of each language their alphabetic system is also mentioned.
** Indian languages: Hindi, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi and South Indian languages are the descendants of Sanskrit language. Sindhi and Punjabi are the derivatives of Hindi and Urdu languages.


Languages of the world.

As detailed in articles 13, 14 and 15, you can see that these languages never even had their own alphabet. The Iranian language, Persian, borrowed its alphabet three times from three different sources (cuneiform, to Aramaic, to Arabic) within 1,300 years and in its advanced stage it has only three (a, i, u) vowel marks which are used for both long and short sounds. They are totally inadequate to give the correct pronunciation of the words. So, unless you know the words, you cannot pronounce them correctly. The Greek language started from incomplete consonants which was borrowed from Northern (Phoenician) Semites, then added some vowels, improved the shape of the letters, added more long and short vowels, and thus, improved the language by constantly changing, altering, adding and modifying the word morphology, their inflection and the syntax as well. It also improved its vocabulary by borrowing the words from other languages, and thus, bringing it to the level of its modern standard where still a number of grammatical imperfections exist. Similar is the history of all the languages of the world. Latin and English languages also went through a number of changes before even their vocabulary was standardized from Germanic tribal language, which adopted Latin alphabet and then modified it.

Sanskrit language.
How it became the origin of the languages of the world.

Sanskrit language, as we see is all-perfect from the very beginning when the western world didnít even have a proper alphabet.

The words of the Vedas like: vishanti, upasate are used in the same way in the Gita and the Puranas because there has never been any change or improvement in the formation of its words as it was the self-perfected language, which is also an indication of its Divineness.

This situation itself is the authentication of this fact that Sanskrit is the first and the mother language of the world; and its unique and eternal perfection, which is unimagined and unmatched in the world, is the positive verdict of its being a Divine (supernatural) language.



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