Here's Why You Should Learn Marathi
If you are curious about India and its people, learning about the different cultures is the best way to explore. Language is the gateway to a new culture and without it, you will be lost in India and it might be difficult to connect. The culture of Maharashtra is known to be one of the most intriguing ones and to enjoy the most of it learning Marathi is a must!
More than 83 million people in India speak Marathi, making it the third most spoken native language after Hindi and Bengali and the 10th most spoken language in the World. Marathi has some of the oldest literature dated from the 1st Century AD.
And that’s not it, we have more reasons why you most definitely consider learning Marathi. चला तर आता सुरुवात करूया (Let’s begin now)
It is Easy
Marathi is one of the easiest Indian languages to learn as is written exactly the way it is spoken. You will also pick up Hindi and Sanskrit along with it. All you have to do is just twist some words and learn a little syntax. Learn the Devanagari script and you know the language much more than you think.
It is also the lingua franca of Mumbai city, the global economic hub. The financial capital of India has headquarters of almost all companies. Pune, the IT and educational hub, is another major city. Marathi is the language majority of the people speak here.
Whether you are a journalist in Nashik or negotiating with hundreds of people in Kolhapur, your business requires deep trust and loyalty from your customers. If you don’t speak the local language then you are not the main actor on the stage.
Difficulty in reading signboards? Have to wait for the English announcements on Railway platforms? Breakaway all these daily hassles. Learn Marathi and royally behave making your life comfortable!
Learning Marathi opens you to a new culture altogether and Maharashtra is a culturally rich part of India with Literature, Cinema, Theatre, Music, Food, and History, waiting to be explored.
Language helps you understand its traditions, festivals, and people. You have heard “ Tilgul Ghya ani God God Bola“ but always wonder what it actually means. As you learn the language, you can interact with interesting people and make new friends.
Whether with new friends, or an employer. Knowing another language shows style and intelligence. It definitely makes you stand out from others. Who knows your romantic Marathi lines from a movie or a play can bring a smile on his/her face and melt that heart………..forever.
Maharashtra is a destination and a delight for travel lovers. Hills, Ghats, Sanctuaries, Beaches, Forts, Caves, Temples-and whatnot. Learn Marathi and enhance your travel experience.
Learning languages will take you to Beautiful destinations, as they say – It is all about Courage and going into the unknown!
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