Language map of india. Eastern india includes the states of bihar jharkhand orissa west bengal and a union territory andaman and nicobar islands. Languages spoken in india belong to several language families the major ones being the indo aryan languages spoken by 7805 of indians and the dravidian languages spoken by 1964 of indians. Information from its description page there is shown below. But still there is not a single indian language that is spoken across.
Broadly india is divided into six major zones. Maharashtra state of india occupying a substantial portion of the deccan plateau in the western peninsular part of the subcontinent. East india west india north india south india northeast india and central india. The map depicts the states of india state boundaries and state capitals.
According to ethnologue india is considered to be home to 461 languages out of which 14 have been reported to be extinct. Administrative map of india showing indias states and union territories with major cities and capitals. The capital of india and the international boundary are also clearly marked on the map. Chinese mandarin is the most widely spoken language in the world.
Some of the other languages such as spanish english arabic portuguese russian japanese german french bengali hindi and urdu also have considerable number of speakers and thus are marked on the map in accordance with the regions they are spoken in.