A Sonorous Song [Translated In English by Suman K. Sharma]

Abjure the clamorous beats of hate And join in the chorus of love, O Mate! Of death have we sung far too long - Come, hum now...

Dogri : A History & Linguistic Classification

Dogri, the second prominent language of J&K State has an important place on the linguistic map of northern India.  It belongs to the Indo-Aryan...

Havaldarani [Translated by Shivnath]

Since the day Bashambharji has become a havaldar, Paro Maasi has started applying the cute looking large readymade bindi on her forehead. Earlier, her...

Gift of Blessings

Gift Packed with Blessings Tell me, serviceman, where you are I want to send you a gift Packed with my blessings   You do not have a regular address One...

गज़ल

उड्डने दी तांह्‌ग रेही मनै दे बोआल बी, हौसलें दे फंघ भन्ने घरें दियें तंग्गियैं ।   तांह्‌गां कदैं मनै  दियां होइयां गै  निं पूरियां, धोना केह् हा,...

इक सफर इक जिंदगी

केशव नै रवि ते शांति प्रिया बक्खी दिखदे आखेआ , ‘‘जेकर तुस बुरा नेईं मन्नो तां तुसें गी बिजन मंगे इक्क सलाह् देना चाह्‌न्नां...

Phenomenal Growth of Dogri Literature

Dogri has a very old tradition of oral literature and there exists a rich treasure, both in content and form, of folk songs, folk...

Breaking Away [Translated In English By: Suman Sharma]

It was yet too early.  He rang the bell and the doors had opened after a lag of time.  It was Shashikant himself who...

Dogri Language: Challenges & Opportunities

Dogri was included in the 8th Schedule of Indian constitution on the historic day of 22nd December 2003. This was quite a satisfying occasion...

Ram Nath Shastri: A Beacon of Dogri

Prof. Ram Nath Shastri, the doyen of Dogri, was born on 15th April, 1914 and died on 8th March2009. Every human being, however ordinary...