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Welcome to Learn Konkani

The Vishwa Konkani Kendra or the World Konkani Centre is not only the heart of the Konkani language, literature, art, culture and folklore but also a permanent abode for it created from the mandate received from over 5000 delegates present at the First World Konkani Convention held in Mangalore 1995.
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OUR ORIGIN

The Vishwa Konkani Kendra or the World Konkani Centre is not only the heart of the Konkani language, literature, art, culture and folklore…

Scholarships

The Trust has a separate Vishwa Konkani Students Scholarship Fund initiated by corporate leader Sri. T. V. Mohandas Pai…

Our Endeavor

The Konkani people kept the language alive as a dialect in their homes and social gatherings in these areas…

Konkani in the 500 Currency Note

About

Konkani language

Konkani is an Indo Aryan language derived from the mother of all Indian languages, Sanskrit and the Prakrit language. Therefore, the natural and original script of Konkani is Nagari also known as Devnagari. Written Konkani is in existence for more than 1000 years as is evident from the AD 981 inscriptions on the granite slab at the foot of the monolithic statue of Bahubali in Shravan Belagola in Karnataka.

How to use this website to
Learn Konkani

For the sake of convenience and ease, the words are also displayed in Roman/Latin script as most Konkani people study in English language which uses the Roman script.

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History of Konkani language

Konkani is the State language of Goa where it originated and enjoys recognition in the 8th schedule of the Constitution of India therefore is written in the currency notes of Republic of India.
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Learn Konkani with us

With English being hailed as the lingua franca of this era, the new generation is slowly losing its touch with the Konkani language and yet we are aware that this new generation.

Konkani Lessons

Online Lessons

पाठ  एकेतीस – Paat Eketees – Lesson 31

पाठ एकेतीस – Paat Eketees – Lesson 31

कोंकणीचे थोडी विशेश उपलब्धियों Konkaniche thodee vishesh upalabdhiyon some special achievements of Konkani हावठण कृतीक सरस्व्ती सम्मान पुरस्कार प्राप्त जाला Haavthan kruteek sarasvatee samman puraskar prapta jaala Hawthan kruthi has been honoured with the saraswathi...

पाठ तीस – Paat Tees – Lesson 30

पाठ तीस – Paat Tees – Lesson 30

कोंकणीचे थोडी विशेश उपलब्धियों Konkaniche thodee vishesh upalabdhiyon some special achievements of Konkani कोंकणी भाशेक भारतीय ज्ञानपीठ पुरस्कार प्राप्त जाला Konkani Bhaashek Bharatiya jnyanapeeth pusraskaar Praapth Jaalaa Konkani language has received Bharatiya Jnyan...

पाठ एकुणतीस – Paat Ekuntees – Lesson 29

पाठ एकुणतीस – Paat Ekuntees – Lesson 29

कोंकणीची थोडी विशेष माहित्यो Konkanichi thodi vishesh Mahityo Some special information about Konkani भारतांत कोंकणी उलोवपी लोक – 25 लाख - .20% Bharataant konkani uloupi lok – 25 Laak Konkani speaking people in India – 25 Lakhs गोयांत कोंकणि उलोवपी लोक– 11 लाख – 66%...