Posted by: motso | December 26, 2011

Gujarati – A popular language of the world

Gujarati is the official language of Gujarat state, on the west coast of India, with an area of 196,024 square kilometers. Within the Republic of India, Gujarat borders with Rajasthan, Madhyapradesh, and Maharashtra; it also borders with Pakistan to the northwest. 

  

Gujarati – A popular language of the world 

While the language of Gujarat is called Gujarati, the people of the State are also called by the same name – Gujaratis. As the  native language of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation,Gujarati has a  natural claim to world-wide interest . It is one of the 22 official  and 14 regional languages spoken in India, and one of the languages spoken in Pakistan as well !  There are about 46 million speakers of Gujarati worldwide, making it the 23rd most spoken language in the world.

You can read the rest of the article here  http://www.indianscripts.com/Do-you-know-about-Gujarati,-a-popular-language-of-the-world.html

 

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