About Santhosh

Santhosh Thottingal

I am a software engineer, typeface designer, language computing specialist, and a free software enthusiast.

Language computing is my passion and I am into this field for many years. In my free time I volunteer for Swathanthra Malayalam Computing project. I maintain a number of free software projects related to Indic language computing too.

Digital typography is my another passion. I have designed two popular Malayalam fonts named Chilanka and Manjari. Also maintains a number of other Malayalam unicode fonts. You can see all of these fonts in SMC website

I am currently working as senior software engineer at Language Engineering team of Wikimedia Foundation. I work on MediaWiki language support, internationalization, localization, input methods for large number of languages in which Wikipedia exist, fonts, translation tools etc. I live at Palakkad, Kerala, India. I work remotely.

This blog also has posts by my life partner Kavya Manohar.