Devanagari


Devanagari is an abugida (alphasyllabary) writing script of India and Nepal, rooted in ancient Brahmi. Besides used for Hindi, the most common language of India, it is used for another 120 languages in South-East Asia.

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This book is a celebration of cultural diversity, as well as a presentation of the Typotheque typeface collection, both current and upcoming fonts.

Blogs 7

In order that we can make more informed, research-based decisions when designing Devanagari fonts, we are inviting people who regularly use the Devanagari script to take part in our survey to help us understand regional preferences for character variants.
1 September 2021
2020 has been an extraordinary year, one that has taught us many lessons and forced us to set priorities. During this time, our priority became to work on all the living writing scripts of the world.
16 December 2020
November and October, global font families inspired by an industrial heritage, now support the two most widely used Indian scripts.
10 September 2019
Typotheque now supports two additional South Indian writing scripts, Kannada and Telugu, and releases a new Devanagari font featuring classical contrast and proportions.
20 May 2019
From now on, Typotheque cease to use Std/Pro font suffixes, and instead proposes to use standartised suffixes that identify language support in fonts.
18 April 2019

Authors 3

Arya Purohit is a Type Designer and Graphic Designer from Mumbai. After completing an internship with Seenk, Paris and working as a designer for ASDS,...
Parimal Parmar is a designer from India with special interest in type and identity design, graduated from D J Academy of Design, Coimbatore, India. Hi...
Hitesh Malaviya (Rocky) is a Type Designer and Graphic designer from India. After graduating from the Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University of Baroda ...

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A collection of international multilingual Unicode global fonts for all world languages for local and global audiences, and international brands. Latin, non-Latin and CJK fonts.