India languages and dialects

India is a mysterious country. Therefore, foreigners have a lot of questions about this. What language is spoken in India? Is there a single Indian language? Is there a map of Indian languages?

If you find yourself in India, the first place you set foot on this Holy Land will likely be the airport. And you will immediately hear that the Hindus, so similar in appearance, speak to each other in English. They do not have time to figure out who is from where — probably the interlocutor is from another country, which means that they speak different languages and will not understand each other.

This is natural because, in addition to the two official languages, Hindi and English, 22 languages are recognized in India. And this is not counting dialects and dialects — so there are more than 440 living languages of India!

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