Telugu Language Day in India
Telugu Language Day in India is held on August 29. This event in the third decade of the month August is annual. Help us
Telugu is the only language in the Eastern world that has every single word ending with a vowel sound. For this very reason, the language is hailed as the 'Italian of the East'. “Adedo Saametha Cheppinattu….”, Telugu has the most number of Saamethulu (idioms) as compared to any other language.
Telugu language, largest member of the Dravidian language family. Primarily spoken in southeastern India, it is the official language of the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. In the early 21st century Telugu had more than 75 million speakers.
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