The phrases below are for the beginners who want to learn Hindi or for those who wish to learn basic and commonly spoken Hindi phrases and sentences before travelling to India.
Here you can find phrases used to greet when meeting new people, basic phrases for travellers that are often needed for e.g. asking for directions and when visiting hotels for accommodation. In addition, learn time and day phrases, and more importantly numbers in Hindi which is required for everyday use.
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There are different ways to greet people and wishing them the best wishes in Hindi. Leave a good impression by learning some of the most basic form of greetings and pleasantries which you can use when meeting anyone.
If you plan to travel to India, you may need to ask general question for e.g. requesting price, getting information for direction, and locations for food and transportation. For these, following phrases will come in handy.
Learn basic words and phrases related to clock in Hindi.
Learn how to say different words to describe time of the day, week, month and year in Hindi. .
Some part of India still use its own "Hindu Calendar" which follows the Bikram Sambat System. Below are the phrases used to say months in Hindi.
Learn how to say Hindi numbers from one to thousand, ten thousand, one hundred thousand which is called `Ek Lakh`, and one million often referred to as `dash lakh` in Hindi.