On Tue, 22 Jun 2004 14:10:20 +0100 (BST), Andrew Dunbar
<hippietrail@...> wrote:

> and would also like to read about how calligraphers decide where to put
> them. I'd bet there are fairly specific rules and that it's not
> completely willy-nilly.

It seems that learning to write Arabic (especially in its different
styles) would be loosely akin to learning classical violin.
Btw, are Urdu newspapers still printed as images of handwritten sheets?

Nicholas Bodley /*|*\ Waltham, Mass.
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