Romanized Sindhi script
This project was developed by a team of selfless FOUNDING MEMBERS with support of and under the auspices of Alliance of Global Sindhi Associations Inc.
(AGSA formerly ASAA) and is managed by a core Committee of volunteers under the guardianship of Indian Institute of Sindhology,Adipur, Kutchh, India.
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Acknowledgement for Volunteers and Helpers
THANKS GIVING
We are grateful to and thank all herein who helped on this project at one one or the other time, in whatever capacity. We name as many of them as we could distinctly remember and apologize if any name was omitted through error. Those of them who were delegates to and were part of the Resolution adopted at LA Sindhi Sammelan July 2009 are marked with *LAD*. Those of them who were delegates to and were part of the Resolution adopted at Ahmadabad Summit Conference 29-30 March 2010 are marked with *AHD*.
Thank you.                                                                                                                      www.RomanizedSindhi.org
This project is dedicated to Late Mr. Kishore Lala, Vice President of the Alliance of Sindhi Associations of Americas Inc. and past President of SASC CA. in fond memory of his remarkable services to the Sindhi community. He appointed Mr. Arjan Daswani Singapore as Coordinator on 14th International Sindhi Sammelan Singapore July 2007 on behalf of ASAA (which was hosted by Singapore Sindhi Association which  became a very successful Sammelan) and provided Arjan Alliance support on the project of Roman Sindhi Script. God called him to his Holy Lap just two days before the hosting of the Sammelan. May God keep him in eternal Divine Bliss! Arjan Daswani was subsequently promoted to Board member of the Alliance and appointed as Executive Director of Romanized Sindhi project.
 
THE ALLIANCE ARE SPONSORS OF INTERNATIONAL SINDHI SAMMELANS HOSTED ANNUALLY IN SEVERAL CITIES OF THE WORLD SINCE 1994. PLEASE READ MORE OF THE ALLIANCE AND ITS BOARD MEMBERS AT THE TIME ROMANIZED SINDHI PROJECT WAS COMMENCED AT THIS WEBSITE UNDER "PIONEERS' PAGES > PIONEERS - THE ALLIANCE".  BELOW ARE THOSE OF THE ALLIANCE OFFICIALS WHO TOOK ACTIVE PART IN THE PROJECT OF ROMANIZED SINDHI.    
 
 
 
Dayal Meshri
ASAA. President
At the request of Board member Arjan Daswani, he helped and  put through successfully Resolution LA2009 and also Chaired Ahmadabad Summit Conference 29-30 March 2010. *LAD* *AHD*
 
 
 
Kamal Lala
ASAA. Vice-President
She Chaired Sindhi Sammelan LA2009 Sponsored by Alliance and hosted by SASC CA and helped put through Romanized Sindhi resolution. *LAD*


 
 
 
Prem Lalvani
ASAA. Chairman
He actively supported Arjan Daswani , Founding coordinator and Executive Director of Romanized Sindhi project. Besides supporting at on Resolution LA Sammelan 2009 he co-chaired Ahmadabad Summit Conference March 2010. *LAD* *AHD*
         
 

Nand Belani
ASAA. Treasurer

He supervised website issues and  took care of  Romanized Sindhi funds. *LAD*



 
 
 
Arjan Daswani
ASAA Director,based at Singapore
Founding Coordinator and now Executive Directorof this project.
Allianceappointed him as “Chief Coordinator” on 14th International Sindhi Sammelan Singapore July 2007 and he was subsequently promoted as Alliance Vice President  and Executive Diretor of the Global project of Roman Sindhi Script. *AHD*
 
 
Kavita Chugani CA.
Alliance Director.
She efficiently edited important Articles published at this website. *LAD*

 

 
         
THE CORE COMMITTEE OF ROMANIZED SIINDHI PROJECT.
         
 
Mr. G. L. Chandiramani
ONE OF FIVE FOUNDING COMMITTEE "LIFE" MEMBERS  of
ROMANIZED SINDHI PROJECT
www.Chandiramani.com Mumbai.
11 Jan 1929 - 26 Dec 2011
 
He inspired and motivated Mr. Arjan Daswani Singapore to take on to this project seriously and Standardize the Roman Sindhi script for Global Sindhi use. In consultation with his colleagues and some Sindhi Scholars and Professors, Arjan Daswani standardized Mr. Chandiramani's and Dr Satish Rohra's basic versions of Roman Sindhi Script and several versions that were floating at the internet, got put through successfully the Standardized version at LA Sindhi Sammelan July 2009 in a  Resolution and subsequently after minor improvements, got unanimous approval for Global Sindhi use  at Ahmedabad Summit Conference 29-30 March 2010. *AHD*
 
 
Mr. Arjan T Daswani Singapore
The FOUNDING COORDINATOR OF ROMANIZED SINDHI PROJECT.
ONE OF FIVE FOUNDING COMMITTEE "LIFE" MEMBERS OF
ROMANIZED SINDHI PROJECT
Alliance appointed him Chief Coordinator on Singapore Sindhi Sammelan July 2007 which was a successful one. Subsequently he was promoted to  Alliance Board Member and eventually Vice President. Alliane supported him all through on the project of Romanized Sindhi. *AHD*

 
 
 
Mr. Mohan Dadlani - CA
A past president and an official of SASC CA.
He Chaired Roman Sindhi Interim Committee and  successfully put through Roman Sindhi Resolution at LA Sammelan July 2009. *LAD*








 
         
 
Col (Ret’d) Ram Gulrajani, Chennai,
ONE OF FIVE FOUNDING COMMITTEE "LIFE" MEMBERS OF 
ROMANIZED SINDHI PROJECT
A key adviser to Roman Sindhi Script and a Key Spokesman at Ahmadabad Summit Conference 29-30 March 2010. We thank him and request him to give us guiding hand always!        *AHD*

 
 
 
Prof. Dr. Devendra Kodwani,
UK,
Coordinator and
ONE OF FIVE FOUNDING COMMITTEE "LIFE" MEMBERS  of
ROMANIZED SINDHI PROJECT.
A Key support to Global project of Roman Sindhi. He efficiently served as Secretary at Ahmadabad Summit Conference 29-30 March 2010. *AHD*

 
 
 
Prof Mrs. Kajal A. Ramchandani,
Coopted in 2011 and on 31 Dec 2011 appointed Coordinator.  She is currently Coordinator (Public Relations)
Head of Sindhi Dept at Jai Hind College Mumbai who, irrespective of household duties and busy professional life,  rendered great help in editing lessons in Roman Sindhi Script and Dictionary on this project.
She is a promising young lady good for the future of this project.  We need her always!
         
We are grateful to all “qualified” Sindhi professors herein who were kind and Community-minded and came to Ahmadabad Summit Conference 29-30 March 2010 at their own expense. All of them took active part, discussed, deliberated on, made suggestions and improvements to the Roman Sindhi Script, and finally, in conjunction with all delegates present, unanimously approved the Resolution, adopted and recommended “STANDRDIZED ROMAN SINDHI SCRIPT LA2009 UPDATED AHMEDABAD 929-30 MARCH 2010” for Global Sindhi use. The Resolution was further confirmed and adopted at a meeting held at 17th International Sindhi Sammelan Jakarta on 10th July 2010. The said version of Roman Sindhi Script is used in the Global Sindhi “audio and video supported online” tutorials at this website. www.RomanizeSindhi.org
         
 
Prof (Dr) Satish Rohra
MA Hindi, PGD Linguistics PhD Linguistics
  A prominent scholar of Sindhi language and critical literature and a Founding Trustee of Indian Institute of Sindhology Adipur Kutchh. His and Mr. Chandiramani's versions of Roman Sindhi Script were used as basics, compared with several other versions floating over Internet, consulted on, improved and Standardized version achieved was presented at Ahmedabad Summit Conference 29-30 March 2010, debated on, improved and final version unanimously approved, adopted and recommended for Global sindhi use. *AHD*
 
 
 
Prof (Dr) Murlidhar Jetley
MA in Hindi, Sanskrit and Linguistics, Ph.D Linguistics, Ret'd. Head of Sindhi Studies New Delhi. *AHD*
 










 
 
 
Prof Dr Baldev B. Matlani,
MA Sindhi & Economics,
Dip: Higher Edu, M.Phil (Sindhi) PhD (Sindhi) Head of Sindhi Dept, Mumbai University.
He gave great support and encouragement on the Roman Sindhi Script throughout. He contributed a set of Primary One Sindhi books Ed- 2006. selected lessons of which are reflected in Tutorials at this website. We are grateful to him. *AHD*
 
         
 
Prof. (Dr) Kanhaiyalal Lekhwani
 
MA Hindi MA Linguistics Sahitya Ratna (Hindi, Sindhi, Sanskrit) Ph.D. Linguistics Formerly of Deccan College, Pune . *AHD*
 

Dada Lakhmi Khilani

 Director and one of the founders of Indian Institute of Sindhology Adipur, Kutchh. He is a prominent Sindhi writer and editor of Sindhi literary journal Rachna.He coordinated Ahmadabad Summit Conference at Sindhu Bhavan, Sponsored by ASAA USA, on 29-30 March 2010 which was a great success. We are grateful to him.    *AHD*

 
 
   
         
We are grateful to the following selfless well-wishers of the Sindhi language and the Community whose help on this project has been of great values. We request them to stay with us and keep guiding us. Thank you.
         
 
Mr. Chatru Vaswani,
a Senior official of Singapore
Sindhi Association, who contributed and distributed Mr. Chandiramani's basic version of Roman Sindhi Script at 14th International Sindhi Sammelan 2007 which was improved at several stages before final version was achieved at Ahmadabad Summit Conference. His message is “I hope and wish that along with our elderly experts, younger generations will also join to take this worthy effort to a great success".

 
 
 
Ms Sheela Sippy of Sadhu Vaswani Mission Pune
She came to Singapore in Dada JPV's team in December 2009, brought with her and taught at SV Centre Singapore "Mithree Sindhi Boli".  Arjan Daswani was greatly imrressed and at his request she gave copies of the lessons.  The lessons were further expounded and converted into Roman Sindhi Script by Mr Chandiramani and other Roman Sindhi Committee members; exhibited in tutorials at this website supported by audios, which have been appreciated all over the world.  We are grateful to the good lady. 
 
 
Mrs. Poonam Malani,
of Sadhu Vaswani Centre Mumbai helped on the preparation Roman Sindhi Script














 
         
 
Ms Rajni Valecha
Ms Rajni Valecha is among regular staff of II of Sindhology Adipur and she devoted time side by side doing her official duties and made date entries of our 10000 worded Dictionary which we uploaded with success supported by Audios for each Sindhi meaning of respective English word. Dictionary is now freely available to Global Sindhis ONLINE anytime anywhere. WE are grateful to Rajni for her devoted services. May God bless her and her family always.
 
 
Mr. Kishor Lalwani
Nagpur and Mumbai.
an active Sindhi Social worker.
He helped in the preparation of Roman Sindhi Script.
         
We are also grateful to the following well wishers and keen helpers for their excellent cooperation throughout the project. We request them to stay on with us so as together we achieve better future.
         
 
Mr. Kani Devjani of www.Jhulelal.com NY
An IT Expert. We are grateful to him for his sincere and efficient voluntary services on IT issues; as well also to his wife Ridhi for rendering her sweet voice on some audio supported lessons. The couple is always ready to help to the best of their ability and availability. Congratulations, and please convey loves and best wishes to the new born Tanush
 
 
Mr. Deepak Keswani of
www.Sindhidb.com 
He gave great support and contributed some Primary one Ed-1976 Arbi Sindhi lessons that are exhibited at his website for adding on them Roman Sindhi Script which, supported with audio, are reflected in Tutorials at this website. He is a good Sindhi Social worker, always ready to help. We are grateful to him. 
 
 
Ms Julie Tejwani
Ulhasnagar.
The sweet voice that she has rendered on the online lessons has been appreciated all over the world. We thank her immensely and request her to please stay with us for doing more and better projects together!



 
         
 
Ms Rafia S Shaikh: Sindh, Pakistan
An efficient young Sindhi lady. She is a Gold medalist with top rank in whole faculty Dec 2010; is graduate in Computer Science BSc. Does a lot of Social work. She has been a big help on the lessons and dictionary on this project.  She is always ready to help with a smile.  We are glad to have you as one of us Rafia; may God bless you always!
 
 

Mr. Rakesh Madhale
  Maharashtra.

An animation expert, keen Sindhi learner; has helped on Data entries and is happy to help on this project at spare times. Thank you Mr. Rakesh. Please stay with us as a well wisher.

 

 

 
   
         
We are grateful to Dots & Coms Vadoodara Gujarat India for their excellent co-operation and efficiency through the first year’s of this project and do pray that they continue to stay on with the same spirit and efficiency for long time ahead. We are more specifically grateful to and thank their following staff who have been the key persons having given us best cooperation and efficiency and ask them to please keep that spirit up.
         
 
Mr. Abhishek Notani,
An ex Business Development Executive of Dots & Coms;
who has meanwhile gone for higher studies. We wish him much luck in his career and the life.
 
 
Miss Archana Rawat
Has taken over serving this project at Dots & Coms who has kept to the traditions of cooperation and efficiency. Thank you Archana and wishing you all the best in life.
 
 
Miss Jalpa Pandya
Business Development Executive with Dots and Coms She took over from Ms Archana and on quality of services. she has not only kept to traditions of Dots and Coms but has in fact played a greater role in helping us upload a 10000 worded Audio supported Online English / Sindhi / bidirectional dictionary which is working on this site very well. She takes pride to be helping this Community project and that makes us more than happy. Thank you Jalpa. Say our regards to everyone at DNC.
         
I share the following Award with all my colleagues shown at Pioneers’ Pages herein who were with me through thick and thins and without whose help and cooperation I was ZERO. I declare that all of them have equal right and I have honorably accepted this Award on behalf of them all.
Arjan Daswani Singapore   Dated at Ahmedabad India 18 December 2011
 

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IMPORTANT NEWS: 
At close of year 2011 Alliance handed the project of Romanized Sindhi  to Indian Institute of Sindhology Adipur Kutchh, for it's continuity as "Guardians". The Alliance continue to be known as FOUNDING OWNERS and stands by for all support to the project to the best of their ability.  Current Romanized Sindhi Team would continue to function for the activity and the well being of the project.