What is the script of Khortha language?
|Native speakers||8.04 million (2011 census)(additional speakers counted under Hindi)|
|Language family||Indo-European Indo-Iranian Indo-Aryan Eastern Bihari Magahi Khortha|
What is the literature of Jharkhand?
Indo-Aryan languages include Angika, Bhojpuri, Khortha, Nagpuri, Sadri, Hindi, Urdu, Oriya and Bengali. Jharkhand is also home to the Munda languages, Kurmali, Korku, Santhali, Mundari, Bhumij, Kharia and Ho, and the Dravidian languages Korwa, Oraon(Kurukh) and Paharia (Malto).
Is Magahi a language?
The Magahi language (𑂧𑂏𑂯𑂲), also known as Magadhi (𑂧𑂏𑂡𑂲), is a language spoken in Bihar and parts of Jharkhand in eastern India, and in the Terai of Nepal. Magadhi Prakrit was the ancestor of Magahi, from which the latter’s name derives.
What language is spoken in Jharkhand?
Hindi is the official language in Jharkhand and is spoken by the people of the state, although different regions have their own languages. These include Nagpuri, Khortha, Kurmali, Magahi and Bhojpuri.
Who is known as Iron Lady of Jharkhand?
Dayamani Barla is a tribal journalist and activist from the Indian state of Jharkhand. She became notable for her activism in opposing Arcelor Mittal’s steel plant in Eastern Jharkhand that tribal activists say would displace forty villages.
Which language is spoken in Magadha?
Magahi developed from the Magadhi Prakrit, which was spoken in the ancient kingdom of Magadha in east India. The name Magahi comes from Magadha, and the language is also known as Magadhi. Magahi used to be written mainly with the Kaithi script, but is now usually written with the Devanagari script.
Is chhattisgarhi a language?
Chhattisgarhi (Latin Script), छत्तीसगढ़ी (Devanagari Script), ଛତିଶଗଡ଼ି (Odia Script) is an Indo-Aryan language, spoken by approximately 16 million [1.6 Crore in Indian Numeral System] people from Chhattisgarh & other states (by NRIs).