--- On Tue, 10/21/08, J R <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> This is starting to sound like one of those essentials ...
> Sanskrit is
> essentially Pali spoken in TIbetan by a Chinese. No,
I thought Pali was Sanskrit as spoken in Boston:
Skt -> Pali
Dharma -> dhamma
Karma -> kamma
sutra -> sutta
parvata -> pabbata (mountain)
with a very large number of words being the same.