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4–7 September, 2019

Ananda Kumar Maharjan

Ananda Kumar Maharjan is a graphic and type designer based in Kathmandu, Nepal. He has designed various styles of Devanagari fonts. Currently, he is working on Ranjana script and Nepal Lipi (Newa:) fonts. Maharjan has been working on educational outreach and the promotion of Ranjana Script and Nepal Lipi through the Callijatra project.

ATypI Tokyo | Saturday, 7 September, 2019 | 11:40 – 12:00 | Miraikan Hall

Callijatra: Reviving Ranjana Script in Nepal

Talk | Presented in English

Ranjana script, equal parts art and culture, was discovered in the eleventh century along with an archive of more than fifty thousand manuscripts. A script indigenous to the Newar community of Nepal, Ranjana began to fade away in use and...

Presented by Ananda Kumar Maharjan, Sunita Dangol