Links

Orgaizations to promote the Telugu language and culture

  • Ajo-Vibho-Kandalam Foundation
    A not for profit institution dedicated to the cause of Telugu language, literature, tradtion and theatre.

  • PlanetRead
    PlanetRead is a not-for-profit organization registered in CA, USA and in India. It is dedicated to reading and literacy development around the world and has a solid track record of work in India. PlanetR.ead was originally created around the idea of Same Language Subtitling (SLS), now a globally recognized innovation for mass literacy and reading development on TV

Libraries and other collections with books in Telugu

  • Digital South Asia Library
    The Digital South Asia Library provides digital materials for reference and research on South Asia to scholars, public officials, business leaders, and other users.

  • The World Digital Library
    The World Digital Library (WDL) makes available on the Internet, free of charge and in multilingual format, significant primary materials from countries and cultures around the world. It is still in early stages, but very promising.

  • Universal Digital Library
    The Universal Digital Library is an Universal project spear head by Prof. Raj Reddy of Carnegie Mellon University, Pitts burg, USA. As a part of The UDL project "Digital Library of INDA" (DLI) was launched in India by Hon'ble president of India Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on 23rd September 2003. For the first time in history the UDL project started its efforts to digitize all the significant Literary, Cultural, Artistic and Scientific works of mankind to preserve, conserve and made freely available.

  • Scribd
    Scribd is not a library, more a free collection of millions of documents in many languages. Search for Telugu documents.

  • Internet Archive
    The Internet Archive is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that was founded to build an Internet library, with the purpose of offering permanent access for researchers, historians, and scholars to historical collections that exist in digital format. Search for Telugu documents.

  • openlibrary.org
    Project to make available every book that ever existed.

  • Google Books
    A huge search engine for books with reference to book sellers. Some books that are not covered by any copyright protection any more can be downloaded completely for free. Seach for Telugu documents.

Buying Books and Videos in Telugu

  • Central Institute of Indian Languages
    Central Institute of Indian Languages was established to co-ordinate the development of Indian Languages, to bring about the essential unity of Indian languages through scientific studies, Promote inter-disciplinary research, contribute to mutual enrichment of languages, and thus contribute towards emotional integration of people of India. There are several publications and audio cassette courses on Telugu availabe.

  • Ajo-Vibho-Kandalam Foundation
    A not for profit institution dedicated to the cause of Telugu language, literature, tradtion and theatre.

  • PlanetRead
    PlanetRead is a not-for-profit organization registered in CA, USA and in India. It is dedicated to reading and literacy development around the world and has a solid track record of work in India. PlanetR.ead was originally created around the idea of Same Language Subtitling (SLS), now a globally recognized innovation for mass literacy and reading development on TV

  • amazon
    Search for "Telugu", there are a lot of books available. Most of them are not sold by Amazon directly but by other book shops that just use the amazon platform. Still it is a convenient way to order.

  • tamakai-books.de
    German book shop selling books in many languages, Telugu and Sanskrit among them. Nice and clean interface, good service.

  • www.infibeam.com
    Sells books and videos. The movie page allows to search for movies in Telugu.

  • www.asianeds.com
    Asian Educational Services (AES) is a New Delhi based publishing house that specilises in antiquarian reprints books that were originally published between the 17th and early 20th centuries. Founded by Jagdish Lall Jetley in 1973, the selection of titles are over 1200 in number. It has a very active publication programme that aims to preserve knowledge, in the form of old books, from being lost.

  • www.easternbookcorporation.com
    Online Bookshop

  • www.bookshopofindia.com
    Online Bookshop

  • ebay
    Books and DVDs in Telugu.

  • YouTube
    YouTube has many free movies in Telugu.

Telugu-Dictionaries

  • Charles Philip Brown: Telugu-English dictionary
    Online searchable edition of Charles Philip Brown's A Telugu-English dictionary, new ed., thoroughly rev. and brought up to date - 2nd ed. Madras: Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1903. Includes Telugu and Roman alphabets. A Unicode font must be installed in order to display the non-roman characters.

  • Charles Philip Brown: English-Telugu dictionary
    Again an online searchable edition of Charles Philip Brown's, this time the other way around English to Telugu.

  • J.P.L. Gwynn's A Telugu-English dictionary
    Online searchable edition of John Peter Lucius Gwynn's A Telugu-English dictionary, Delhi; New York: Oxford University Press, 1991. "Errata" noted in A Telugu-English dictionary were applied in the appropriate locations when the electronic text was created. Includes Telugu and Roman alphabets; in order to display the non-roman characters a Unicode font must be installed.

  • Morphological Analyzer for Hindu-Telugu-Marathi
    Morphological analysis for Indian languages.

  • dictionary.reference.com
    Online search over 30 languages. To use the dictionary, simply type a word in the blue search box that appears at the top of every page and then click the 'Search' button. This will perform the search. If you don't know how to spell the word, just guess. You will get a list of suggestions if you are wrong.

Learning Telugu

Online Transliteration

  • nikhilE
    A Telugu to English transliteration.

Wiki

Software related

Miscellaneous

  • teluguwebsite.com
    All about Telugu for Telugu people living in & outside Andhra Pradesh.

  • Srinu and Anu's Home Page
    Big mix of Telugu related items, including a store, fonts, literature, calendar, and Telugu tutor.

  • Telugu Language and Literature
    These pages provide a few samples of Telugu Literature. They also provide brief introductions to some literary works and writers. The long-term aim is to provide complete electronic texts of Telugu literary works much the same way as the Sanskrit and other projects of similar nature. This project solely depends upon volunteer efforts.