Nitika Vishnu and the whole team

Delighted to hear this. 

I am currently in NYC and will be back in India in early December. Will pass 
the word around to Konkani speaking friends out if India!

My next goal is working in an offline wiki for school kids in Goa.

Warm regards


Harriet Vidyasagar
2033 Westchester Drive
SIlver Spring
MD 20902

Cell: 1-301-442-8991

Sent from my iPhone

On Oct 29, 2013, at 1:28 AM, Nitika Tandon <> wrote:

> Dear All,
> Konkani Vishwakosh is now freely available to download on Goa University's 
> website under Creative Commons License CC-BY-SA 3.0. [1]
> As many of you know CIS-A2K has been following up with the University for the 
> past couple of months to re-relase the encyclopedia under CC. Upon CIS-A2K' 
> explicit request, Goa University has approved the re-release to make it 
> freely available to public and thus preserve Konkani language and culture in 
> the digital era. 
> This is a great achievement for the CIS-A2K Programme and we are extremely 
> thankful to Dr. Satish Shetye (Vice-Chancellor, Goa University) for seeing 
> the significance of growing open knowledge movement in Goa and Konkani. 
> Thanks are due to the GU faculty, specifically Prof. Alito Sequeira; Prof. 
> Madhavi Sardesai; Prof. Priyadarshini Tadkodkar; and Dr. Gopakumar. A special 
> thanks goes to Wikipedians Harriet Vidyasagar, Frederick Nooronha and Seby 
> Fernandes for their constant support.
> If anyone would like to receive a copy of the Vishwakosh please send us a 
> mail off list and we'll courier a CD your way. 
> Thanks
> Nitika Tandon
> [1]
> [2] 
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