In International Mother Language Day (अंतर्राष्ट्रीय मातृभाषा दिवस) is a worldwide annual observance held on 21 February to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and to promote multilingualism. First announced by UNESCO on 17 November 1999. Significance of International Mother Language Day is Promotes the preservation and protection of all languages. This year International Mother Language Day 2021 is on 21st February. Mother Language Day is part of a broader initiative “to promote the preservation and protection of all languages used by peoples of the world” as adopted by the UN General Assembly on 16 May 2007 in UN resolution 61/266, which also established 2008 as the International Year of Languages.
Do you know Hindi is the top language in the world which speak by the more than 341 Million in the world, International Mother Language Day 2021 we want to say one thing always respect your mother language.
International Mother Language Day 2021 Theme
The theme of the International Mother Language Day 2021 is “Fostering multilingualism for inclusion in education and society,”.
International Mother Language Day 2021 Images, Messages & Quotes
Our Mother tongue reflects our Identity Happy International Mother Language Day 2021
जिस देश को अपनी भाषा और साहित्य के गौरव का अनुभव नहीं है, वह उन्नत नहीं हो सकता। डॉ राजेंद्र प्रसाद
Language is a city to the building of which every human being brought a stone, International Mother Language Day 2021
आज ‘अंतर्राष्ट्रीय मातृभाषा दिवस’ पर आइये, हम अपनी मातृभाषा ‘हिंदी’ पर गर्व करें और अधिक से अधिक उपयोग करने का संकल्प लें..
Language is the road map of a culture it tells you where its people come from and where they are going. International Mother Language Day 2021
International Mother Language Day History
The idea to celebrate International Mother Language Day was the initiative of Bangladesh. It was approved at the 1999 UNESCO General Conference and has been observed throughout the world since 2000.
International Mother Language Day is a national holiday in Bangladesh. The resolution was suggested by Rafiqul Islam and Abdus Salam, Bengalis living in Vancouver, Canada. They wrote a letter to Kofi Annan on 9 January 1998 asking him to take a step for saving the world’s languages from extinction by declaring an International Mother Language Day. Rafiq proposed the date as 21 February to commemorate the 1952 killings in Dhaka during the Language Movement.”21st February – The International Mother Language Day”.
Languages are the most powerful instruments of preserving and developing our tangible and intangible heritage. All moves to promote the dissemination of mother tongues will serve not only to encourage linguistic diversity and multilingual education but also to develop fuller awareness of linguistic and cultural traditions throughout the world and to inspire solidarity based on understanding, tolerance and dialogue.
— From the United Nations International Mother Language Day microsite
Do you Know Top 10 Spoken Language in World & Speaker
these are the most spoken languages in the world.
|Language Name||No. of Speakers|
|Lahnda (Western Punjabi)||118 Million|
12 Oldest Languages In The World
Tamil is the oldest and Living Language of the World, Below is the old language in the world and and still using by the people,
|Language Name||No. of Year Old|
|Irish Gaelic||1500 years|