Chandas is a open source Indian font that comes with huge ligature set. It is designed especially for Vedic and Classical Sanskrit but can also be used for Hindi, Nepali and other modern Indian languages. This font also includes Vedic accents and many additional signs, providing complete support for Devanagari script.

Chandas actually represents the Southern style of Devanagari script, while its sibling font “Uttara”, represents the Northern part of the aforementioned script. You can find both font’s download link inside the page below.


Chandas info and download

Usage Permission

Free for commercial use.


Scripts supported: Devanagari, Cyrillic, Latin