Hindi Links

A Door into Hindi by Aftoz Taj, from University of North Carolina

Learning Devanagri Script includes pronunciation of each sound and a visual showing how the character is drawn. A great first step.

BBC Hindi News (requires special Hindi fonts available for download on the site)

 Music India OnLine - Hindi

Web-Based Hindi Materials from the University of Pennsylvania, including Hindi Videos. NOTE: The Turlington LLC owns a copy of these videos, as well as interactive CD-ROMs. The material can be used in 1317 Turlington.


The UP Hindi Videos instructions say that you need Realplayer to view the video and hear the audio, but in fact the media player you need is Quicktime. Two fonts needed to read Hindi online:

Right-click on the font and save it to c:\winnt\fonts or else save them to the desktop, open Start-Settings-Control Panel, find the Fonts folder, and drag the font files into the Fonts folder.



Spoken Hindi-Urdu with Emphasis on Intonation in Natural Conversation, Surendra K. Gambhir (UW-Madison, 1978online at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Learning Support Services (no longer active)