Hindi Diwas 2021: its history and significance
Every year, India celebrates Hindi Diwas (also known as Hindi Day) on September 14 with speeches, awards, and other events to mark the declaration of the Hindi Language as one of the official languages of India.
- On 14 September 1949, the Constituent Assembly of India adopted Hindi written in Devanagari script as the official language of the Republic of India.
Hindi Diwas History
- Beohar Rajendra Simha made all efforts to adopt Hindi as one of the two official languages in the country and on his 50th birthday on the 14th of September 1949. the Hindi language was adopted and came into effect on the 26th of January 1950 under Article 343 of the Indian Constitution.
Who is Beohar Rajendra Simha
- Beohar Rajendra Simha was an Indian scholar, historian, theologian, littérateur, polyglot, Hindi-stalwart, Sanskritist, Ramayana authority. he was born on 14th September 1916
Hindi Diwas 2021: FAQs
Q.1 When is Hindi Diwas observed in India?
In India, Hindi Divas or Hindi Day is celebrated on 14 September annually.
Q.2 In which year, Hindi was adopted as the official language of India
The Constituent Assembly of India adopted Hindi written in Devanagari script as the official language of the Republic of India on 14th September 1949.
Q.3 Which article recognizes Hindi written in Devanagari as the official language of India?
Article 343 of the Indian Constitution
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