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Workshop held to save endangered Magahi language

Posted on: Saturday, Apr 14, 2018

The Commission held a one-day workshop at Dalkebar of Mithila municipality in Dhanusha to determine the Magahi language’s class and for collecting its words. During the workshop presided over by Nepal Backward Class (OBC) Federation Chairman Bharat Prasad …

About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.

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