Ka-Ter: Tibetan Alphabet Learning Tool - Wylie

Learn how to read, write and pronounce the Tibetan alphabet using the Wylie transliteration system

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The Thirty Consonants

Unaspirated
High Tone


Aspirated
Mid Tone

Voiced
Low Tone

Nasal
Low Tone
Guttural 1 ka wylie 2 kha wylie 3 ga wylie 4 nga wylie
 Palatal 5 ca wylie 6 cha wylie 7 ja wylie 8 nya wylie
 Dental 9 ta wylie 10 tha Drajyor 11 da wylie 12 na wylie
 Labial 13 pa wylie 14 pha wylie 15 ba wylie 16 ma wylie
 Dental 17 tsa wylie 18 tsha wylie 19 dza wylie 20 wa wylie
 Low Tone 21 zha wylie 22 za wylie 23 'a wylie 24 ya wylie
 Mid Tone 25 ra wylie 26 la wylie 27 sha wylie 28 sa wylie
High Tone 29 ha wylie 30 a wylie

The Four Vowels

31 a gi gu I 32 a zhabs kyu U 33 a greng bu E 34 a na ro O

Letters for Sanskrit Transliteration

35 ta Log 36 tha log 37 da log 38 na log
39 sha log 40 ksha log 41 g ha 42 dz ha dzha
43 da log ha dha 44 da ha 45 b ha bha

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