Learn the phrase for “good night”. Study the letter छ. Listen to a lesson from Suresh on Prepositions (postpositions).
I would like to thank Reena Shah from the band My Pet Dragon for letting me use clips for their song Dragon Breath. You can find out more information about the band at www.reverbnation.com/mypetdragon and you can buy the song from www.dancingreena.com/musicstore.
Phrase of the Day
Good night. शुभ रात्री। (Shubh raatri)
Letter and Sound of the Day
Today let us focus on the letter छ.
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At the Beginning
छत – roof (f)
छह – six
छठा – sixth
In the Middle
मछली – fish
At the End
कुछ – something
मूछ – mustache
With other Vowels
छाता – umbrella
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Hindi Lesson From the Site
This past week, Suresh has published several lessons on the site. Let’s listen to the 164th lesson now:
He also published the following lessons. When you listen to them, be sure to give them a 1-5 star rating.
हिंदी पाठ संख्या १५८ (Ek sau anthaavan) स्वामी विवेकानंद(Hindi paath sankhya) Hindi lesson no.158(One hundred fifty eight) Swamee Vivekanand
हिंदी पाठ संख्या एक सौ उनसठ १५९(One hundred and fiftynine) , Hindi Paath sanky ek sau unsath Hindi lesson number one hundred and fifty nine डॉक्टर सी वी रमण
हिंदी पाठ संख्या एक सौ साठ १६० , Hindi Paath sankya ek sau saath Hindi lesson number ne hundred and sixty , एक देशभक्ति का गीत Ek Deshbhakti kaa geet A patriotic song Vol.I ऐ मेरे वतन के लोगों .(Aey merey vatan key logon ) Hey, people of my homeland.
हिंदी पाठ संख्या एक सौ एकसठ १६१ , Hindi Paath sanky ek sau edsath Hindi lesson number one hundred and sixty one Patriotic Songs Vol. II -final ऐ मेरे वतन के लोगों .(Aey merey vatan key logon ) Hey, people of my homeland.
हिंदी पाठ संख्या एक सौ बासठ १६२ , Hindi Paath sanky ek sau baasath Hindi lesson number one hundred and sixty two घोडा क्यों हिनहिनाया ?Ghoda kyon hinhinaaya? Why did horse neigh?
हिंदी पाठ संख्या एक सौ तिरसठ १६३ , Hindi Paath sankya ek sau thirsath Hindi lesson number one hundred and sixty three सर्वनाम(sarvnaam) Pronoun
हिंदी पाठ संख्या एक सौ पैंसठ १६५ , Hindi Paath sankya ek sau painsath Hindi lesson number one hundred and sixty five (165) दो अक्षरों के शब्द(though aksharon kay shabd ) two letter words
About the music
The clips used at the beginning, end and as transitional pieces are from:
performed by My Pet Dragon
written by Todd Michaelsen
Published by Dragon’s Lair (ASCAP)
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