"I respect the feelings about English as a "foreign" imposition on India. I am grateful, though, that this forum is operating in English. I am fluent in three languages, but none of them is Hindi. It is just my good luck that my native…"
"Why suddenly we are facing the problem of language/ I know Hindi very well, I write, speak and read Hindi. Most of the wok i need to do in Hindi. I am from Gujarat which is not a part of Hindi-belt. Why suddenly this forum is being plagued with the…"
"Dear Mr Balaji,
This is a political issue more than a language one.Our T N politicians have gained strength on this issue and ensured that Hindi is out of the state-may be a sorry state of affairs but a reality!
One thing- when English is commonly…"
"For God's sake, Hindi is already a national language, The question is how widely it is been used. We have Hindi belt and a non-Hindi belt.
We must try to eradicate these differences. Hindi, a widely spoken language, when the population is…"
"Hindi our national Language" is a myth.I hail from Tamilnadu where the majority of population do not know Hindi. Same is the case with other Southern States.Unless all major Indian languages found in the Indian currency are accepted…"
"That's exactly what we need, Balaji: Unity in Diversity instead of separation by gender, caste, nationality, language, religion etc. etc.
To me "Unity in Diversity" is less a matter of technicalities and technologies but a matter of…"
"Yes, true in all senses. Thanks for understanding.
When we are already in the world full of violence, terror, uproar and hatred etc.,, a language shall not be another tool to boost them.
Even if a website is available in 100 different languages,…"
I am very new to gandhitopia and this is my first posting in this forum.
You have a much patient to reply this minor questions, Many thanks for you first.
i intended to say, forming a unique national language from existing country…"
But, who will learn the 'other' language, including us. English is far better than anyother language, especially for those who do not read/write Hindi.
But, Technologically there is a possibility that like many websites(eg.…"
""Our language", in terms of GandhiTopia members, is English, not Hindi.
If you're an US citizen your national language is (US)English, if you're a French citizen it's French and for Indians it's Hindi (although…"
Hindi is NOT our national language! GandhiTopia is NOT an Indian but an international forum. We welcome members from allover and see Gandhi's life and his teachings as universal ones, beyond time and borders. The only language in…"
I had read your hindi poems as soon as it was posted and was about to translate it in English myself before doing that. I did a google translation of the same and was about to post the english translation in the same blog page soon…"
Thank you very much Prasun Jee, I am also from Bihar. I have been working for an NGO (founded by me) in Bihar,Jharkhand and Tamilnadu. My mobile number is 09884607379. I shall keep in touch with you. Thank you once again for joining Gandhi Topia.