IIT Kanpur Professors claim that their 10-years-old website to transliterate shlokas registered a record 24,000 visitors per day.
The Professors also stated that against a usual 500-600 visitors per day after the website was circulated on WhatsApp by a user.
It’s a simple website. Idea is putting our traditional knowledge on a website under a new format. For instance, Bhagavad Gita is in Sanskrit & usually written in Devanagari Script. It is an old website but gained popularity through WhatsApp, TV Prabhakar a professor at IIT Kanpur told ANI.