293 – Workers (Helpers)

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (12 votes, average: 4.58 out of 5)

In order for society to work, you need many different people.  You need the doctor, nurse, teacher, postman, policeman, etc.  On occasion we need medical help, or need to ask for directions.  Or perhaps you need to mail a letter.  Today’s lesson covers the names of the people that can help..



English Hindi Pronunciation
our helpers हमारे सहायक hamaari sahaayak
doctor डॉक्टर daaktar
nurse परिचारिका parichaarikaa
potter कुम्हार kumhaar
teacher शिक्षिका shikshikaa
carpenter बढ़ई bardii
tailor दर्जी darjii
blacksmith लोहार lohaar
postman डाकिया dakiyaa
policeman पुलिस का सिपाही pulis kaa sipaahii
farmer किसान kisaan
barber नाई naaii


Learn these words on:


Here are the previous day’s lessons if you need to review or catch up:


And coming up, we will be covering the following topics. 

  • July 30, 2008 – #294 Vehicles
  • July 31, 2008 – #295 Electrical Appliances
  • August 1, 2008 – #296 In Town
  • August 2, 2008 – #297 Things used by students
  • August 3, 2008 – #298 Nature

If you have some ideas on how to improve the site, the podcasts, the emails, etc. or if you have ideas on future sessions or you like something that we are doing, please leave us feedback.  You can do this through the Make a Suggestion link.

Download an entire month's worth of lessons. We have all the lessons from May 2009 through October 2011 in zip files containing the audio files and a PDF with all the lessons. You can download these in the paid subscriber area.

If you are not already a paid subscriber, you should consider becoming one. It is only $12 every 3 months. That's only $4/month. Learning Hindi is worth much more than $4/month, so this is a great deal.

About admin