Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

India official language

Telugu (తెలుగు), a Dravidian language spoken by about 75 million people mainly in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, where it is the official language. It is also spoken in such neighbouring states as Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Maharashtra and Chattisgarh, and is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India. (...)

Telugu (తెలుగు), a Dravidian language spoken by about 75 million people mainly in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, where it is the official language. It is also spoken in such neighbouring states as Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Maharashtra and Chattisgarh, and is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India. (...)

pin 137
heart 19
This is the Sanskrit language. This language is an Indo-Aryan language. This language is most common in those that practice the Hindu religion. It's also popular in Buddhism and Jainism

This is the Sanskrit language. This language is an Indo-Aryan language. This language is most common in those that practice the Hindu religion. It's also popular in Buddhism and Jainism

pin 1.8k
heart 355
The Spread of English: MAP 10 -- English in India -- The British East India Company brought English to the Indian subcontinent in the 17th century, and the period of British colonialism established English as the governing language. It still is, in part due to India's incredible linguistic diversity. But languages from India contributed to English, too: shampoo, pajamas, bungalow, bangle, and cash all come from Indian languages.  Maps of India

The Spread of English: MAP 10 -- English in India -- The British East India Company brought English to the Indian subcontinent in the 17th century, and the period of British colonialism established English as the governing language. It still is, in part due to India's incredible linguistic diversity. But languages from India contributed to English, too: shampoo, pajamas, bungalow, bangle, and cash all come from Indian languages. Maps of India

pin 88
heart 17
Languages in India - Map, Scheduled Languages, States official languages and dialects

Languages in India - Map, Scheduled Languages, States official languages and dialects

pin 18
heart 2
Interesting, though I wouldn't call all of them "fun": 10 Fun Facts About World Languages Infographic

Interesting, though I wouldn't call all of them "fun": 10 Fun Facts About World Languages Infographic

pin 1k
heart 196
speech 1
The main language of #India, Hindi is also known as hindi language. Check out this #Infographic

The main language of #India, Hindi is also known as hindi language. Check out this #Infographic

pin 226
heart 30
Sanskrit (संस्कृतम्) is the classical language of Indian and the liturgical language of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. It is also one of the 22 official languages of India. The name Sanskrit means "refined", "consecrated" and "sanctified". It has always been regarded as the 'high' language and used mainly for religious and scientific discourse. (...)

Sanskrit (संस्कृतम्) is the classical language of Indian and the liturgical language of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. It is also one of the 22 official languages of India. The name Sanskrit means "refined", "consecrated" and "sanctified". It has always been regarded as the 'high' language and used mainly for religious and scientific discourse. (...)

pin 542
heart 89
Researchers believe that Sanskrit, which heavily influenced many European languages, originated from Tamil. Sanskrit is the classical language of India, dating back to 3000 BC.Sanskrit is still one of India's official languages, although its use in the vernacular is limited.

Researchers believe that Sanskrit, which heavily influenced many European languages, originated from Tamil. Sanskrit is the classical language of India, dating back to 3000 BC.Sanskrit is still one of India's official languages, although its use in the vernacular is limited.

pin 1
Telugu (తెలుగు), a Dravidian language spoken by about 75 million people mainly in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, where it is the official language. It is also spoken in such neighbouring states as Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Maharashtra and Chattisgarh, and is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India. (...)

Telugu (తెలుగు), a Dravidian language spoken by about 75 million people mainly in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, where it is the official language. It is also spoken in such neighbouring states as Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Maharashtra and Chattisgarh, and is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India. (...)

Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia    [baˈhasa.indoneˈsia]) is the official language of Indonesia. It is a standardized register of Malay, an Austronesian language which has been used as a...

Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia [baˈhasa.indoneˈsia]) is the official language of Indonesia. It is a standardized register of Malay, an Austronesian language which has been used as a...

pin 52
heart 2