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INTRODUCTION
Jason: Hi everyone, I’m Jason.
Neha: And I’m Neha!
Jason: And welcome to Essential Hindi Vocab, Lesson 8! In this lesson you'll learn 5 essential words related to Society &Culture. These are 5 examples of pop and traditional culture in Hindi. Hand picked. You can find a complete list of vocabulary at HindiPod101.com
FIVE KEY VOCABULARY ITEMS
Jason: In this lesson, you’ll learn the names of pop and traditional culture in India. These are 5 examples of pop and traditional culture that are popular in India which means you’ll hear these words a lot!
Jason: Neha, what’s our first word?
Neha: मुंडन
Jason: First haircut
Neha: (slow) मुंडन (regular) मुंडन
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Neha: मुंडन
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: The first haircut is a milestone in every baby’s life.
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Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Neha: (normal) कई भारतीय बच्चे का मुंडन मनाते हैं|
Jason: Many Indians celebrate the first haircut of a child.
Neha: (slow) कई भारतीय बच्चे का मुंडन मनाते हैं|
Jason: Okay, what’s the next word?
Neha: आरती
Jason: Hindu religious ritual of worship,
Neha: (slow) आरती (regular) आरती
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Neha: आरती
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: Aarti is an important part of Hindu religious ritual of worship.
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Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Neha: (normal) आरती भगवान की प्रशंसा में गीत होता है|
Jason: Aarti is a song in praise of god.
Neha: (slow) आरती भगवान की प्रशंसा में गीत होता है|
Jason: Okay, what’s the next word?
Neha: तीर्थ यात्रा
Jason: pilgrimage
Neha: (slow) तीर्थ यात्रा (regular) तीर्थ यात्रा
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Neha: तीर्थ यात्रा
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: Taking a pilgrimage to places of religious significance is common in some religions. -
Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Neha: (normal) बहुत से भारतीय कम से कम एक वर्ष में एक बार तीर्थयात्रा पर जाते हैं|
Jason: Many Indians go on a pilgrimage at least once a year.
Neha: (slow) बहुत से भारतीय कम से कम एक वर्ष में एक बार तीर्थयात्रा पर जाते हैं|
Jason: Okay, what’s the next word?
Neha: विवाह विधी
Jason: Wedding ceremonies
Neha: (slow) विवाह विधी (regular) विवाह विधी
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Neha: विवाह विधी
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: "Indian weddings are very bright events, filled with ritual and celebration, that continue for several days."
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Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Neha: (normal) भारतीय विवाह विधी उत्तर भारत और दक्षिण भारत में अलग होती है|
Jason: Indian wedding ceremonies vary from north India to south India.
Neha: (slow) भारतीय विवाह विधी उत्तर भारत और दक्षिण भारत में अलग होती है|
Jason: Okay, what’s the last word?
Neha: कुम्भ मेला
Jason: massive pilgrimage
Neha: (slow) कुम्भ मेला (regular) कुम्भ मेला
Jason: Listeners, please repeat:
Neha: कुम्भ मेला
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jason: Kumbh is a massive pilgrimage taken by many Hindus.
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Jason: Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Neha: (normal) कुंभ एक उत्सव है, जिसमें श्रद्धालु नदी में स्नान करते हैं।
Jason: Kumbh is a festival where devotees take a dip in the river.
Neha: (slow) कुंभ एक उत्सव है, जिसमें श्रद्धालु नदी में स्नान करते हैं।
QUIZ
Jason: Okay listeners, are you ready to be quizzed on the words you just learned? Neha will give you the Hindi – please say the English meaning out loud! Are you ready?
Neha: मुंडन
[pause]Jason: First haircut
Neha: आरती
[pause]Jason: Hindu religious ritual of worship,
Neha: तीर्थ यात्रा
[pause]Jason: pilgrimage
Neha: विवाह विधी
[pause]Jason: Wedding ceremonies
Neha: कुम्भ मेला
[pause]Jason: massive pilgrimage

Outro

Jason: There you have it – 5 pop/traditional culture names in India! We have a more complete list at HindiPod101.com Then, See you next time!
Neha: शुक्रिया (Śukriyā)

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Monday at 06:30 PM
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In your country, is the first haircut (मुंडन-mundan) an important event?

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Monday at 07:22 PM
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Hi Harumi,


It's really good to know from you about Brazil's major religion and I checked online not more than 2500 Indians/Hindu lives there. Please leave us a comment if you have any query.


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Harumi
Monday at 06:59 AM
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No, because Brazil is a country Christian maybe some Hinduu that live here.