Sanskrit is a very ancient Indian language. Its ancester was the paali language. It was so advanced that the Spritual , Mathematical,Medicinal,astronomical,Physics, biology, Chemistry, Scientific-Music Epics that came with it are countless and time less. http://www.stephen-knapp.com/sanskrit_its_importance_to_language.htm "Sanskrit language is composed of 50 sounds and letters in its alphabet. It has 11,000 roots from which to make words. The English language has 500,000 words. Sanskrit language has 1700 Dhatu (root verbs), 80 Upasargas (suffixes, prefixes), and 20 Pratyaya (declensions). It is believed that Sanskrit has roughly 74,000,000 words. In fact, using these rules and by adding prefixes and suffixes, Sanskrit can provide an infinite number of words whose meaning is completely determined by the grammatical process.