Hindi 101

Top Resources for Learning Hindi

Learn Hindi with these useful resources from around the web.

There’s never been a better time to learn a language. No matter your age or experience, a plethora of tools and resources are available to get you started or help you improve your language skills.

Best of all, many of these resources are completely free.

Check out the links below to jump-start your Hindi.

General

Omniglot - Basic overview of Hindi with alphabet and useful links
Wikipedia - Overview of the Hindi language

Free Courses

Amazon - Hindi language learning materials
Hindi Pod 101 - Modern learning suite with audio and video lessons
Pimsleur - Comprehensive Hindi course based on the Pimseleur method
Rocket Languages - Premium Hindi language course

Phrases

Defense Language Institute - Hindi language survival kit basic guide
Loecsen - Basic Hindi phrases for travel with audio and illustrations
Surface Languages - Basic Hindi phrases with audio
Wikivoyage - Hindi travel phrases (no audio)

Dictionaries and Translation

Bab.la - Hindi-English online dictionary
Bab.la - English-Hindi online dictionary
Google Translate - Translate to and from Hindi

Grammar and Vocabulary

Forvo - Collection of Hindi words pronounced by native speakers
Wikipedia - Hindi grammar
Memrise - Spaced repetition site and app for learning Hindi vocabulary
Verbix - Hindi verb conjugation tool

Video

Hindi Pod 101 - Modern learning suite with audio and video lessons
TED - Watch TED talks with Hindi subtitles and transcripts
YouTube - Search videos for learning Hindi

Radio and Podcasts

Social Media

Meetup - List of Hindi language meetups worldwide
Reddit - /r/hindi subreddit for learning Hindi

Books

Children's Library - Children's books in Hindi
Wikivoyage - Hindi travel phrases (no audio)

News

Other Resources

Articles and Opinion

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