Study Programs in Marathi and Maharashtra



American Institute of Indian Studies Intensive Marathi Language Program
Open to to graduate, qualified undergraduate and other students. Terms: summer (June-Aug), academic year (Sept-May), and single semester (Sept-Dec, Jan-May)
Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM) India Studies Program
Open to undergraduates from any university. Fall semester, formal coursework and independent study, host family stay, based in Pune, since 1969.
South Asia Language Summer Language Institute (Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison)
Open to all students. Marathi programs take place only if there is sufficient enrolment.
University of Chicago's "Pune: South Asian Civilization in India" program
Open only to University of Chicago undergraduate students. Fall semester, formal coursework including Hindi language, hotel stay.


Marathi Language and Literature Resources



Marathi-English dictionaries (Molesworth, Tulpule, Vaze, etc.)
A growing set of digitized dictionaries prepared and hosted by the Digital South Asia Library at the University of Chicago.
Marathi Online
A JAVA-based tutorial that uses the Marathi in Context books developed by the ACM India Studies program.
Marathi Wordnet
A Marathi-Marathi dictionary and thesaurus, hosted by the Indian Institute of Technology-Mumbai.
Khapre.org
A very large collection of digitized Marathi (as well as Hindi and Sanskrit) literature, mainly dealing with religious topics.
Marathi documents and media listed at Sanskritdocuments.org

List of Marathi books scanned by the Digital Library of India project

Internet Archive search of old and rare scanned Marathi books

Maharashtra-related Online Resources


Maharashtra Gazetteers Online   (Some links on this site are broken.)

Maharashtra Mandals in North America

Some Marathi Newspapers:  Sakal    Maharashtra Times    Loksatta

Streaming Marathi Television (with commercials) - IBN Lokmat Live