English to Hindi translation mistakes, part 1, “NUKTA”

Anuvaadika, quality Hindi translation & subtitlesHindi is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world. India is a very diverse country. There are 29 states where over 22 official languages are spoken. Each State has its own uniqueness in terms of food, culture, dresses, customs, traditions, festivals, expressions, language and more.  Even the division of states in India is based on cultural and lingual proximities. People of a state predominantly speak the same language. Hindi or English is commonly used for communication. Most people are multilingual. Continue reading “English to Hindi translation mistakes, part 1, “NUKTA””

YouTube Video Subtitles – and how to view them

Shahrukh Khan's TedTalk in Vancouver BC, 2017

YouTube Video Subtitles are easy to use and sometimes hard to find

I do a lot of translation and subtitling work for social causes each month. Those translations are done for free and as a volunteer. I want the speaker’s message to reach out to as many people in the world as possible. YouTube Video Subtitles go a long way to extend the reach of thought, idea or knowledge. They also help with accessibility. Continue reading “YouTube Video Subtitles – and how to view them”

Hello Hindi

Anuvaadika - the Hindi English Translator and SubtitlerEver wondered how popular Hindi is globally?

Let’s find that out !! It is indeed surprising to know how widely spoken and understood Hindi really is. Hindi is spoken in a lot of countries too. Besides, it is the fourth most spoken first-language in the world after Mandarin, Spanish and English. Continue reading “Hello Hindi”