Azhagi - A Class Apart


Superfast Tamil transliteration

Superfast transliteration in Tamil via 'அழகி - ஒலிபெயர்ப்பு' keyboard. SHIFT key NOT needed to type ள், ற், ண், ஸ்!!!!! Other Tamil keyboards supported: Alternative transliteration (எழுத்துப்பெயர்ப்பு), TamilNet99, Typewriter, Inscript and Compact.


23 languages with multiple keyboards

Typing at it's easiest best - in Whatsapp, Facebook, etc. - in 23 Indian/World languages - Tamil, English, Hindi, Arabic, Urdu, Sanskrit, Telugu, Oriya, Kannada, Malayalam, Gujarati, Marathi, Bengali, Punjabi, Burmese, Sinhala, etc. Multiple keyboards - Inscript, Phonetic, etc.


Never-before-seen features

My products are sleek and small, yet packed with features, some of them being special or unique - viz. change existing key mappings, create your own new keyboard layouts, transliterate in ANY Tamil font, etc. You can read all about such features here.


Download - for Android

Install from Google Play Store

How to install and use?

Languages supported: 23. For Tamil, please remember to select 'அழகி - ஒலிபெயர்ப்பு' keyboard (during or after the installation), to transliterate in the superfast Azhagi way. Else, choose 'எழுத்துப்பெயர்ப்பு' keyboard.

In any case, step-by-step instructions are provided here for the entire installation process. Even if you are savvy, I suggest you read these instructions fully and act accordingly.


Download - for Windows

Download 'AzhagiPlus-Setup.exe'

How to install and use?

Languages supported: 15, by default. But, you can easily extend AzhagiPlus yourself - to type in ANY language, ANY font, ANY keyboard.

Well, some people prefer to download the setup file in zip format. For them alone: '' Download

And, there are some 'optional' downloads (Free fonts, Portable AzhagiPlus, Classic Azhagi) too - here.


For other platforms?

Please do read this section fully.

Languages: see 'Note' below

Note: As such, Azhagi for other platforms (like MAC, Linux, iPhone, Windows mobiles, etc.), does not exist, as of now.

However, there are means by which you can make Azhagi (for Windows) itself work in MAC and Linux, which is what has been explained here.


Optional download 1 - Portable Azhagi+

Please visit steps-portable.html or steps-in-tamil-portable.html


Optional download 2 - Classic Azhagi

Please visit oper.html to download classic Azhagi and enjoy it's features.


Optional download 3 - 100s of free fonts

Please visit freefonts.html and unicodeff.html to avail 100s of fonts.


Sleek, portable, just 600kb, change existing key mappings, create your own new keyboard layouts, extend to type in ANY language/font/ keyboard, and more...

Languages/scripts supported

Tamil, Hindi, Sanskrit, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Konkani, Gujarati, Sourashtra, Bengali, Punjabi, Oriya, Assamese, Devanagari, Grantha

Wikipedia Pages on Azhagi

Wikipedia article on Azhagi - in English
Wikipedia article on Azhagi - in Tamil
Wikipedia article on Azhagi's author - in Tamil

What's so unusual about Azhagi?

Click here to read all about the unique and special features of Azhagi and Azhagi+

Story of Azhagi

Click here to read the story of Azhagi's evolution.

Media reviews

Please see press.html


Click here for users' comments on Azhagi Windows applications.
Click here for users' comments on Azhagi Android app.


Please see users.html

Classic Azhagi

DualScreen transliteration, Reverse transliteration, Auto transliteration, SAT transliteration, Unicode fonts lister and more...

Classic Azhagi

Azhagi Facebook Group & Page

The best way to contact me is through Azhagi Facebook Group. It is a public group. So, anybody can read the group's contents even without joining it. However, to post your queries, you have to join the group.

'Azhagi Facebook Group' is not only a dedicated support forum for Azhagi but an informational forum too - on Azhagi and other Indic softwares.

There exists Azhagi Facebook Page also. However, to get your queries answered, kindly always post your queries in Azhagi Facebook Group only. I will promptly help you out. Support (too) is 100% free! :)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The helptips.html page answers very many frequently asked questions by users (e.g. How to type in Photoshop/PageMaker/etc.?, How to type in MAC/Linux?, F10 key is not working in laptop - What to do?, How to type க்‌ஷ்?, How to type subscripts/superscripts?, How to publish books in Tamil?, How to effect reverse transliteration?, How to do inter-language transliteration?, etc.)