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This keyboard is great if the keyboard keys are labeled with Gujarati characters instead of English.

How to Type Gujarati with Shruti Font – Gujarati Typing

See these other pages for help with these specific areas: The method work for all conjuncts. This is the sequence for all punctuations.

A default Gujarati keyboard layout, simply called Gujarati, is included in Kwyboard. The simplest characters are the consonants. To use this phonetic layout, you must install the Gujarati Phonetic keyboard layout found here. Vowels and Vowel Signs. As a matter of fact, any time you want to see the virama without have it joined, you can type the ZWNJ in between. It enables us to combine the sha and cha to make the shcha. The following is an example of punctuation order:.

One only needs to know which consonants form the conjunct. Unicode scripting automatically converts what you type to the correct conjunct form.

The anusvara is always typed after the other punctuations, if any. The three image above include all the consonants of the Gujarati language plus other characters which will be explained later. It has to be placed after the U vowel. As long as the developer of the font has created thorough substitution tables, you will obtain the desired result. Hence, the non-Unicode fonts make use of extended character code pages to map these extra characters.


The solution to this is the Gujarati keyboard layout used for Unicode Gujarati fonts.

On the Gujarati Phonetic keyboard layout, the Gujarati or Hindi equivalents correspond to the phonetic English counterpart as best shrut possible. The following frequently used conjuncts are mapped to the regular keyboard; hence, you can type them with a single keystroke.

Usually, we see no more than 2 true punctuations, excluding the reph. As you can see, the concept of typing in Gujarati are sound and easy. Consonants The simplest characters are the consonants. However, the layout of the keys in this meyboard keyboard layout is impractical for the English keyboard.

The table below shows some common conjuncts represented by single characters with their consonant components.

These keyboard layouts work with any Unicode fonts. For complex conjuncts, we follow the same rule. The consonants on the Gujarati Phonetic keyboard layout are mapped in the two images below. The synthesis of the keyboard layout and Unicode fonts makes typing in Gujarati far more easier than with other types of fonts. The virama key is shown in the sgruti below.

The dilemma is having to keyboad character codes to type in these characters, making typing Gujarati a very slow process. The default Gujarati keyboard layout has the following disadvantages.

If the conjunct is 3 or more consonants, then include a virama between each consonant. The virama key is the single apostrophe key ‘. The challenge one faces typing in Gujarati is the variety of conjuncts that can be formed with “half” consonants and “full” consonants. However, with a Unicode font, one would type:. The order of entry depends on the pronunciation.


With Unicode fonts, typing a combination of characters results in automatic character substitution and punctuation positioning if they have a conjunct form. It’s an “intelligent” system that processes your input as you type and makes the appropriate substitution.

There are too many characters to be mapped on a standard keyboard. Gujaratk, if you use an English keyboard, then you may want to use my Gujarati Phonetic keyboard layout instead. In most cases, it’s apparent which one is pronounced first. Guuarati these keys are mapped on a regular keyboard. I will explain how this keyboard layout flnt typing Gujarati easy.

Images 1 and 2 below show the default Gujarati keyboard layout included with Windows. Typing the anusvara before the U vowel give us a malformed word.

You have flnt learn the layout if you want to use this layout. Table 1 shows the common conjuncts and their component consonants. This layout is for any Unicode font, not just Shruti font which comes preinstalled with Windows.

If you obtain something undesired, it could have been an error in the tables. These substitutions are programmed in lookup tables within the font itself.

Default Shruti Gujarati Keyboard Layout

The one that is pronounced first will be typed first. However, in some cases the conjunct is represented by a single character.

The base is always typed first, then the accents.