Modakshar font (Bitstream library). Click on the font picture to buy the font.
Modakshar was inspired by traditional Indic handwriting scripts which ‘hang’ from a common upper horizontal bar. Adapting this motif to Latin letterforms was challenging.
The typeface was first conceived in the 1970’s as a design project in school. The current digital design was completed in 2002. Basic motif was inspired by traditional Indic script handwriting.