There are many mantras with the above two alphabets. Obviously both of them cannot have the same sound. What is the exact difference in their pronounciation. Official references are welcome.

  • This is basic Sanskrit alphabet. There are many references for which sound should come from where. Basically for ष tongue touches deeper in top of mouth, whereas for श it touches closer to teeth
    – mar
    Aug 15, 2021 at 12:14