Sanskrit transliteration

The International Alphabet of Sanskrit Transliteration (IAST) is a transliteration scheme that allows the lossless romanisation of Indic scripts. The scheme's intention is to eliminate ambiguity.

The IAST standard deviates from the ISO 15919 standard as follows:

IAST ISO 15919
e ē
o ō
r̥̄
l̥̄