Admit it, you love Bollywood movies. Now you want to try your hand at writing this beautifully spoken language, Hindi, which is written in an ancient script, Devanagari.
Welcome, and let us show you step by step how to read and write vowels in Hindi.
With the help of the Hindi Vowels Flashcards app you will learn the shape, sound and vocabulary associated with Hindi vowels.
An animation will demonstrate how to write each vowel.
Each vowel is shown how it's written at the beginning of a word or syllable, and how it is written together with another letter. The letter k has been used as a placeholder.
Hindi Vowels Flashcards are designed to help students of all ages get familiar with the Hindi vowels, learn new vocabulary and understand vowel placement in any Hindi word formation.
Pronunciation samples and Roman transliteration offer helpful clues.
Hindi is not the only language written in Devanagari. Once you know all the Hindi alphabet (look for our Hindi alphabet app coming soon) you can read Nepali, Marathi and Sanskrit as well.
The pronunciation has been recorded native Hindi speaker Anshu Jain, an experienced teacher and founder of Indus Heritage Center in Los Angeles, which aims at building connections between the Indian and US cultures. Information about Hindi classes offered by Indus Heritage center is at www.ilearnhindi.org.
Test your knowledge with a quick multiple choice test. If you complete the test for all 11 vowels, your best score will be saved.