echalon wrote:Yes, of course the idea of accuracy or authenticity is not applicable at all. I would just like to know what conventions are for academia, so I can decide what ligatures I need to learn to write!
Unless one is actually doing paleography, then most academic work simply does not use Devanagari, but uses the Romanized scripts.
Well, assuming that the academics is European language based, that is. Would be different in India, Thailand, Sri Lanka or the like.