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▶noun a Bihari language spoken especially in northern Bihar. – origin Sanskrit, from Mithilā, a place in northern Bihar.

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Request to Allocate the Maithili Script in the Unicode Roadmap
N3765 Towards an Encoding for the Maithili Script in ISO/IEC 10646
Maithili Language and Linguistics: Some Background Notes
Maithili is a New Indo—Aryan (NIA) language written in the. Devanagarizp script. In the past, Maithili was regarded either ~as a dialect of.
Maithili Ramachandran: Curriculum Vitae
Oct 30, 2010 K.S. Kavi Kumar, Maithili Ramachandran and Brinda Viswanathan.
A Survey of Maithili Literature
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Dream spaces
Maithili Ahluwalia, Bungalow 8, recommends, "For interiors, I think tribal chic is a huge trend. However, never blindly follow whimsical trends.
Gandhi Shilp Bazaar from August 19
They also include dazzling and colourful varieties of Dhokra castings, stone carvings, palm leaf engraving and applique works of Orissa, Maithili d Madubani paintings.
Visva-Bharati pro-VC caught in art row
Singh is a respected scholar of Maithili and Bengali and has headed prestigious institutions like the Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore, and Centre for Applied Linguistics and Translation Studies, University of Hyderabad.
Former Ba teacher wins poetry award
Her latest book of poems Swarnim Saanjh (Golden Evening) won her the Maithili Sharan Gupt Award which is given by National Poet Maithili Sharan Gupt Memorila Trust in New Delhi, India. "I don't have words to express my excitement.
Dress code ruling splits Nepalis
In the past, Nepal had started using Maithili and Newari, the two languages spoken by a large number of people, in local government offices. But the court banned it, saying Nepali alone was the official language.

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Maithili language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Maithili language (मैथिली, মৈথিলী, Maithilī) is spoken in the eastern region of India and South-eastern region of Nepal.
Maithili - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ethnologue report for language code: mai
There is a Maithili Academy. Linguistics and literature taught at Patna University and at L. N.
Learn Maithili online
Offers basic words and phrases for learning Maithili language.
maithili folk song - YouTube
Feb 12, 2007 [Maithili Vidyapati Song] Jai Jai Bhairaviby rajnipallavi47495 views tohri mai ke damad lagboai ge maithili songs (s...

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