Most spoken languages in India

Marathi

Marathi is the official language of the state of Maharashtra and is spoken by people in the western part of India.

Most spoken languages in India

Malayalam

Malayalam is the official language of the state of Kerala and is spoken by the people of Kerala and some parts of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.

Kannada

Kannada is the official language of the state of Karnataka and is spoken by the Kannadiga community in various regions.

Assamese

Assamese is the official language of the state of Assam in northeastern India.

Bengali

Predominantly spoken in the state of West Bengal and in Bangladesh, Bengali is one of the most spoken languages in eastern India.

Telugu

Telugu is the official language of the state of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana and is spoken by a significant population in these regions.

Hindi

Hindi is one of the most widely spoken languages and serves as a lingua franca for much of northern India. It is the official language of the Indian government.