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    Devanagari As A Writing System For Punjabi: Plus Or Minus For Punjabi?

    Recently I read in a chapter in book published by Cambridge University Press titled "language in South Asia" , quote"Sikhs often write Punjabi in Gurmukhi, Hindus in Devanagri and Muslims in perso-Arabic ."unquote . Earlier author Tej K. Bhatia,who has written this chapter about punjabi language...
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    Best Word To Use When Referring To Devanagari In Conversation?

    When speaking with someone who speaks Punjabi (and some English) and I am talking about Devanagari (writing system), what is the best word to use to refer to it so that they will understand what I am talking about. Do they know it as nagari or as a different word?