Published on Sunday, January 22, 2012
‘Vishwa Hindi Diwas’ observed
Aditya Vishwanath


Latest News

Aditya Vishwanath
‘Vishwa Hindi Diwas’ was observed on 10th January 2012, and the occasion was celebrated under the auspices of the Indian Embassy of Kuwait by holding an Inter-School speech presentation. On this proud occasion, two speakers each from the 12 participating Indian schools in Kuwait put forward their wonderful and thought-provoking views on the topic “Antarashtriya Sthar par Hindi ka Sthaan”, or “The Position of the Hindi Language at the International Level”. Some of the schools which took part in this event were FAIPS DPS, Indian Educational School, Carmel School, Indian Public School, Indian Community School and Gulf Indian School, among others. The programme began with an inaugural speech given by the Principal of Indian Public School, which was the host school. The Principal, Mr. Kenneth A. Rodrigues, in his welcome address, thanked the Indian Ambassador for giving this opportunity to IPS for hosting this event and congratulated the Principals and the students of the Indian schools for their enthusiastic participation. This was followed by the lighting of the lamp by His Excellency, Mr. Satish Mehta, the Indian Ambassador to Kuwait. The Ambassador, in his welcome speech, also read out a letter from the Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh, who sent his best wishes to the Indian diaspora in Kuwait for this event. The Prime Minister also stated in his letter that the knowledge of Hindi is becoming increasingly necessary for knowing and understanding India, which is fast emerging as a major world economy.

The students of the Indian schools spoke on the widely increasing usage of Hindi all around the world, also saying that if this trend continues, then Hindi will soon become one of the most widely spoken languages in the world. The tremendous rate of India’s development in the field of Science and Technology and the Indian Cinema are considered the two major factors which contribute to the popularity of this wonderful language. At the international level, Hindi is considered a very ‘easy-to-learn’ language. The writings of great Indian poets and authors in Hindi have been translated into numerous other languages. In today’s times, it is very hard to find a language as versatile as Hindi.

The programme was a grand success. H.E., the Indian Ambassador, congratulated the students and teachers for participating in this event and also hoped to see even more participation in the future. Jai Hindi!

Express your comment on this article


Name  
Email    
Comment
characters remaining  
Human Verification Code Type the Numbers you see in the picture below.


Disclaimer: The views expressed here are strictly personal and IndiansinKuwait.com does not hold any responsibility on them. We shall endeavour to upload/publish as many of the comments that are submitted as possible within a reasonable span of time, but we do not guarantee that all comments that are submitted will be uploaded/published. Messages that harass, abuse or threaten other members; have obscene, unlawful, defamatory, libellous, hateful, or otherwise objectionable content; or have spam, commercial or advertising content or links are liable to be removed by the editors. We also reserve the right to edit the comments that do get published. Please do not post any private information unless you want it to be available publicly.
IIK Special...
Image
The Mega Rupee Strength!
During the last 15 months, Euro fell by nearly 25%, Brazilian Real by 30%, Russian Ruble by 50% a...

Image
“I want to give back much more to this world” - Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
An exclusive one-to-one Interview with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan first on IIK ...

Image
Will Budget Bring So Called “ Achche Din”?
Few days back there was interview of veteran financial expert & banker Mr. Deepak Parekh. In which ...

Image
Lawrence D’Souza – the service minded business man
The highest medal that can be awarded to the laity and the religious by the Pope, Pro Ecclesia et P...

12345678910...
IIK Dine Out...
Image
Samrat – the newly opened Indian restaurant in Abu Halifa
The weather is getting more pleasant, and there’s always fun at a nice family dine out in an exotic...

Image
Culinary Journey to the land of Maharajas - at Salmiya Holiday Inn Jamawar Indian Restaurant
Indian Cuisine has always fascinated people all over the world. Imagine dinning in a royal atmosphe...

Image
Authentic Italian Dinning at Vapiano
Italian Cuisine has always been a Gourmet’s delight. Pizzas and Pastas have become the main dishes ...

Image
A ‘Taste of plenty’ at Curry Leaves
There’s really nothing we enjoy better than a grand cuisine, especially when it’s been done right. ...

IIK Sports...
Image
BEC with MoneyGram presented Emerging Teams Cup 2015
Friday 27th was the week where BEC with MONEYGRAM – Emerging Teams Cup 2015 entered into its knock-...

Image
Australia crush New Zealand, claim historic fifth Cup
Australia became the first team to clinch five cricket World Cup titles crushing traditional rivals...

Image
Australia thrash India to march into World Cup final
Australia thrashed defending champions India by 95 runs in the second cricket World Cup semi-final...

What's On...
Mar
30
Image
Kuwaiti Diwaniya
Mar
30
Image
IEI conducts Seminar on “ Piping Line Integrity Management System ”
Mar
31
Image
The Seven Corners of Life: #1 ­ Health Plan
Mar
31
Image
OICC - Cricket Tournament
Apr
3
Image
Jamal Mohamed College Alumni Association Kuwait Chapter organizing Women's Health Camp
Apr
3
Image
Al Furqan Quran Hifd Competition registration going on
Apr
3
Image
Vivid - Art Exhibition
Apr
4
Image
A Talk on Moving From Resistance to Realignment
Apr
6
Image
Amrita SPARSH-Field Trip to Autism Center
Apr
9
Image
YMCA Kuwait - Kalamela
Apr
10
Image
Q8 Clicks Photography workshop "Behind the Scenes"
Apr
10
Image
“Mega Musical Nite”
Apr
10
Image
Kozhikode District Association Mahilavedi Art & Feast Festival – 2015
Apr
10
Image
United Friends Cultural Association (UFCA) 5th Anniversary
Apr
10
Image
Digital Photography Workshop “Photography 101"
Apr
17
Image
MusiQ Beats celebrating 1st Anniversary
Apr
17
Image
Youth India pravasi kalolsavam on April 17
Apr
17
Image
Heart Beatz School of Dance, presents the ultimate dance night, RAVE’15.
Apr
20
Image
Cookery Show by Welfare Kerala Kuwait
Apr
24
Image
TRASSK Kalolsavam 2015 (Arts Festival)
May
1
Image
Tulu Koota Kuwait set to stage Rasamanjari 2015
Dec
4
Image
SPARSH presents a Talent Show with a Difference for Indians living in Kuwait
Its your portal, its your platform, so get involved.




NEWS
WHATS'ON
ASSOCIATION NEWS
EDUCATION
IIK TECH
IIK SPORTS
LIFE STYLE
YATRA
DINE-OUT
AUTOMOBILE
IIK YOUNG REPORTER
CLASSIFIEDS
FORUM
GREETINGS
GALLERY
ENTERTAINMENT
PLACES IN KUWAIT
CONTACT US