One small correction,
User:Jayshree<http://wikisource.org/wiki/User:Jayshree>is amond the
top 3 contributors, with even more contributions than
User:Vyom25.

I believe in true credits, people who puts in efforts, must be credited
hence these efforts.

On Sun, Mar 18, 2012 at 1:04 PM, Dhaval S. Vyas <dsv...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Arun/All,
>
> Thanks for all of your appreciation. The request for gu.wikisource.org is
> in its final stage. There is a bug filed already for the creation of it and
> we expect its creation anytime soon.
>
> With no discredit to anyone, but the people behind bringing the count to
> 1000 are User:Sushant savla<http://wikisource.org/wiki/User:Sushant_savla>,
> User:Ashok Modhvadia <http://wikisource.org/wiki/User:Ashok_modhvadia> &
> User:Vyom25 <http://wikisource.org/wiki/User:Vyom25> (if I am not
> mistaking) in order of their recent contributions in addition to other
> contributors including myself. User:Yann is inactive insce September 2011,
> while the majority of this work from is done since November.
>
> We have mainly started adding poems (including religious ones, Bhajans)
> and of course as Kondi stated Stories, biographies, history and other
> literature. However, our majority count is Bhajans. Also in addition to
> Kabir, we have few more notable Gujarati Poets' almost majority poetic
> creations added in Gujarati, these being, Narasinh Mehta (65) (who is
> regarded as Adi Kavi of Gujarati), Akho (23), Gangasati (53), Zaverchand
> Meghani (62), Mirabai (124).. and the list continues. Second larget type of
> content there after Bhajan/Poems is Lokageet (Falksongs). There is Bhagawad
> Gita and Mahatma Gandhi's autobiography are underway.
>
> We had set up our first aim to bring the count to 1000 on Holi, 18th
> March, and unfortunately we missed the goal by almost 10 days. Our next
> goal now is, as Sushant stated in his original message, to complete a first
> complete book there.
>
> Thanks Arun for your suggestion to link Kabir's work with Hindi text and
> English source. I will be doing it straightaway.
>
> You all are welcome to contribute there.
>
> Regards,
> Dhaval
>
>
> On Sun, Mar 18, 2012 at 11:57 AM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan <
> parakara.gh...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Excellent work !!!
>> Congratulations to the entire gang!
>> Keep going guys, I hope to see this number double soon, and to be able to
>> see it as a separate WikiSource soon!
>> --
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Mar 18, 2012 at 2:59 PM, Arun Ramarathnam <arunra...@gmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>> Thanks Konarak for the response..It is great effort that has gone in
>>> from the contributors.
>>>
>>> Located Gujarati wikisource at
>>> http://wikisource.org/wiki/%E0%AA%AE%E0%AB%81%E0%AA%96%E0%AA%AA%E0%AB%83%E0%AA%B7%E0%AB%8D%E0%AA%A0:%E0%AA%97%E0%AB%81%E0%AA%9C%E0%AA%B0%E0%AA%BE%E0%AA%A4%E0%AB%80
>>>
>>> Is the gu wikisource.org site going to up soon?
>>> Noticed at Meta.[1] that the proposal for a separate Gujarati wikisource
>>> has been approved recently.
>>>
>>> It would be great if the Kabir  pages could be linked to the following
>>> as well:
>>>
>>>
>>> http://wikisource.org/wiki/%E0%A4%95%E0%A4%AC%E0%A5%80%E0%A4%B0_%E0%A4%95%E0%A5%87_%E0%A4%AD%E0%A4%9C%E0%A4%A8
>>> (Hindi)
>>> http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/One_Hundred_Poems_by_Kabir (English)
>>>
>>> There may be other translations of Kabir's works.
>>>
>>> Also connecting with WIkisource contributors from Telugu (7K), Bengali
>>> (5K), Sanskrit (5K), Malayalam (3K) may help exchange notes and some
>>> collaboration ideas.
>>>
>>> regards
>>> Arun
>>>
>>>
>>> 1.
>>> http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Requests_for_new_languages/Wikisource_Gujarati
>>>
>>>
>>> On Sun, Mar 18, 2012 at 2:33 PM, Konarak Ratnakar 
>>> <konarak...@live.com>wrote:
>>>
>>>>
>>>> Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2012 13:57:57 +0530
>>>> From: arunra...@gmail.com
>>>> To: wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org
>>>> Subject: Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] FW: [Wikipedia-gu] Gujarati Source
>>>> completes 1000 articles
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Congratulations to all Gujarati wikisource contributors!
>>>> This is great to hear.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Indeed this is great.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> It would be great if you could share some insight into the type of
>>>> content covered by the 1000 articles. And the active contributors and their
>>>> key contributions.
>>>>
>>>> best regards
>>>> Arun
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> User:Yann (admin) User:Ashok modhvadia, User:Sushant savla, these three
>>>> contributors are most active.(I might work on Wikisource in near future.)
>>>> We have poems, stories, history, bhajans and religious, political and
>>>> social literature. 37 articles in category St. Kabir and 2 articles in
>>>> Abraham Lincoln. I hope this helps.
>>>>
>>>> Konarak Ratnakar | kondi
>>>>
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>>
>> --
>> Regards,
>> Srikanth Ramakrishnan.
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