Wikisource:List of works that every Wikisource should have

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So far suggestion of sources for establishing this list include:

However, some subdomains forbid Wikisource translations. Other subdomains may allow such translations.

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Religious literature[edit]

  • The Bible
    • Lord's Prayer--very commonly-translated passage from the Bible
  • The Qu'ran
  • The Vedas
  • Dhammapada and Tipitaka
  • Dao De Jing

Novels and literary works[edit]

Political documents[edit]

  • UN Declaration of Human Rights
  • US Declaration of Independence
  • US Constitution

Philosophical works[edit]

  • Dialogues of Plato, especially the Republic and the trial and death of Socrates
  • Analects of Confucius
  • Ramayana
    • भगवद्गीता, Bhagavad-Gītā, a passage from the above

Lyrics[edit]

Notes and references[edit]