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  Dogri language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dogri is an Indic language spoken by some two million people in South Asia, chiefly in the Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir but also in Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, other parts of Kashmir and elsewhere.
Recently Dogri was recognized as a scheduled language in the Indian constitution.
Dogri is one of the state languages of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dogri_language   (213 words)

  
 Kangri language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Kangri language is spoken in northern India, predominantly in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh, by the Kangri people.
It is an Indo-Aryan language, classified as one of the Pahari languages, and is closely related to Dogri.
Both Dogri have been considered dialects of Punjabi in the past, but speakers of those two languages "have now started seeking an independent identity." [1]
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kangri_language   (107 words)

  
 Pushp & Warikoo: Jammu, Kashmir & Ladakh - Linguistic Predicament
Language and culture are interrelated because the language regions possess certain homogeneity of culture and are characterized by common traits in history, folklore and literature.
Since language and particularly mother tongue forms the core of this much publicized concept of 'Kashmiriat', this study has been undertaken to analyse the complex dynamics of language and politics in the multi-lingual state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Given the importance of the subject, it is incumbent upon the linguists and anthropologists in India to unravel the mysteries of evolution and affinities of various mother tongues of Jammu and Kashmir State, in the broader context of race movement and civilisational evolution in north and north western India.
www.koshur.org /Linguistic/11.html   (6424 words)

  
 Kashmiri and the Linguistic Predicament of the State
It, nevertheless, flourished as a language of rich expression as is reflected by its folksong and folktale sparking with proverbial collocation.
The language may not ever have been a spoken language of the Valley; yet it continued to be not only the language of Kashmir's court and culture but also of creative as well as critical writing till the late 14th century.
In case the script of the link language happens to be different from that of the mother language, the pupil may have to learn a third script also, as (for instance) in the case of Panjabi and Bodhi.
www.koausa.org /Languages/Pushp.html   (4836 words)

  
 RAJYA SABHA
It is recognised under Jammu and Kashmir Constitution, as one of the languages.  In the past we have received several assurances from the Government.  The Dogri Sangharsh Morcha delegation met with the hon.
The Sahitya Akadami has recognised 'Dogri' as an independent literary language.  The first glossary of  'Dogri' language was published in the year 1967.  All these facts bear a testimony to the strength and scope of this language.
Languages should be allowed to grow in a free environment as they relate to our day to day functioning in different walks of life.  I support the Bill brought here by Dr. Karan Singhji.
rajyasabha.nic.in /rsdebate/synopsis/195/10052002.htm   (1659 words)

  
 Dogri Translation - Translate Dogri Language Translator
Dogri is a language spoken in most states in northern and central India.
It evolved from the Middle Indo-Aryan prakrit languages of the middle ages, and indirectly, from Sanskrit.
Linguists think of Dogri and Urdu as the same language, the difference being that Dogri is written in Devanagari and draws vocabulary from Sanskrit, while Urdu is written in Arabic script and draws on Persian and Arabic.
www.translation-services-usa.com /languages/dogri.shtml   (282 words)

  
 Denominations
Dogri and Persian [the languages, not the scripts] belong to the respective branches of the Indo-Iranian subfamily of Indo-European.
Dogri and Persian [the scripts, not the languages] are also understood to be related, but the kinship is so remote as to be of scant practical use.
Dogri, language of the Dogras, is an important language in Jammu and south into Punjab.
www.kashmirstamps.ca /Denoms.html   (2903 words)

  
 Pushp & Warikoo: Jammu, Kashmir & Ladakh - Linguistic Predicament
Dogri is a feminine form of the word Dogra which is a tribal name signifying the people of Duggar.
Dogri belongs to the Indo European family of languages in India and is derived from Sauraseni Prakrit.
Dogri is studied in schools, colleges and the University of Jammu at undergraduate and post-graduate levels.
koshur.org /Linguistic/4.html   (1336 words)

  
 CFAITH Article Display
Their language, Dogri-Kangri, is a mixture of Sanskrit, Punjabi, and Persian and is an Indo-Aryan language.
Not enough is known about the Dogri to accurately place them in the caste system; thus, their particular lifestyle cannot be adequately described.
The Dogri are 65 percent Hindu and 33 percent Muslim.
www.cfaith.com /PUBLIC/public_article_display/0,7615,6031,00.asp   (667 words)

  
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The Dogri one of the modern language spoken in the Jammu region of the Jammu and Kashmir State.
The Dogri language belongs to the Aryan languages.
Many word of the Dogri language are derived from the Hindi and Sanskrit words.In fact the language is written in the Devnagari Script.
udhampur.nic.in /Culture/lang.htm   (75 words)

  
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Languages, religious and regional feeling - these are all some of the very dangerous messages that go in the disintegration of this country.
Therefore, it is not surprising that all languages demand recognition, all linguistic groups demand equality at the bar of the nation.
All languages belong to man and in the case of human language, we cannot, sort of draw a line cuffing mankind across.
parliamentofindia.nic.in /ls/lsdeb/ls10/ses3/2124049203.htm   (2910 words)

  
 **CULTURE
Though the dogri spoken in some parts of the district has the influence of Punjabi tone also but the rural areas specially the Hilly areas are free from Punjabi.
The Language is the rural and hilly areas has maintained its native purity, accent and sweetness.
However, Dogri is main language spoken in the district.
kathua.nic.in /kprofile/kculture.htm   (251 words)

  
 South Asian Media Net > OPINION
Their well-intentioned attempt is to bridge those lacunae that exist in the language which has been included in the Eighth Schedule of the Indian Constitution on the strength of its rich literature and the passionate patronage it enjoys of a large population.
In view of this background noted Dogri writer Ved Rahi deserves kudos for laying a road map for the further development of the language.
Sanskrit, Sindhi and Hebrew --- three languages mentioned by Rahi in his speech --- may have had one failing or the other but all of them are widely accepted as successful tools of communication by significant sections of people.
www.southasianmedia.net /index_opinion4.cfm?id=55769   (653 words)

  
 GOVT INCLUDES FOUR NEW LANGUAGES IN THE CONSTITUTION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
With the passage of the Constitutional Amendment Bill, the four languages will take place along with 18 languages that are already on the Schedule, and making it possible for their users to take examinations for government jobs in their mother tongue.
The agitation for the recognition as official language is fuelled also by the desire for the recognition of distinct identity.
Moving the Bill for inclusion of the languages, deputy Prime Minister LK Advani told the Lok Sabha that the move was taken in pursuance of the memorandum of settlement between Bodos, the Assam government and the Centre.
www.helplinelaw.com /news/1203/d_eco_4-lang-constitution-1203.php   (660 words)

  
 Dogri language: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Dogri is an Indic (A branch of the Indo-Iranian family of languages)
Recently Dogri was recognized as a scheduled language in the Indian constitution (The constitution of india, the worlds lengthiest written constitution (with 395 articles and 8 schedules) was passed...)
Dogri is one of the state languages of the India (A republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947)
www.absoluteastronomy.com /ref/dogri_language   (586 words)

  
 Mailbag
It is surprising to note that the dogri language is not being represented.
The cause being that of the dogri language, he should have as a natural course spoken in Dogri.
For inclusion of the Dogri language in the 8th schedule of constitution of India, processions are taken, dharnas are held in front of the Divisional Commissioner's office and the Governor's secretariat.
www.dailyexcelsior.com /web1/03sep24/mail.htm   (1089 words)

  
 Baptist Bible Translators - BABEL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Any group of people who have a common Lineage, who speak a distinct Language, who have common Laws (written or oral) and who live in a prescribed area of Land, are a Nation in the sight of God.
Amuzgo is a language which is spoken in Southern Mexico.
The Amuzgo language is also spoken in five locations around the town of Santa Maria Ipalapa.
www.baptisttranslators.com /babel.htm   (3359 words)

  
 Bhojpuriya :: Oct 2005
After Thakur’s death in 1971, his theatre style and use of bhojpuri language are continually being abused by the music industry in producing bhojpuri songs and plays replete with sexual innuendo.
BHOJPURI is one of the popular languages of India, spoken mainly in the eastern part of Uttar Pradesh, western part of Bihar, Jharkhand, Nepal, Mauritius (national language), Guyana, Surinam, Trinidad and Tobago, Fiji, Singapore, Malaysia and South Africa.
The Bhojpuri of Allahabad and the surrounding areas is mixed with Awadhi; similarly, the Bhojpuri of Vaishali is influenced by Maithili and Bajjika.
www.bhojpuria.com /blog/archive/bhojpuriya/0,10,2005   (2959 words)

  
 Mailbag
The inclusion of the Dogri language in the 8th schedule of the Indian constitution is a welcome step.
I feel that when one is given any platform to address his, her view point publicly about society, he she has the responsibility and limitations also to use the platform properly and with all care and caution.
Besides all this, the main impact of this rustic and uncultured language is upon the younger generation who is always viewing the TV very deeply and is easily prone to the audio visual implications.
www.dailyexcelsior.com /web1/03dec25/mail.htm   (885 words)

  
 Manipuri language resources
The long-standing demand to include the Manipuri language in the 8th schedule was finally granted (by the 71st amendment of the Constitution in 1992...
Manipuri (Meithei) (official language of Manipur) Marathi (official language of Maharashtra) Nepali (official language of Sikkim) Oriya (official language of Orissa) Punjabi (official language of Punjab)...
Meithei (Manipuri), a Sino-Tibetan language used in the Indian state of Manipur, was written in the Bangla alphasyllabary for...
mongabay.com /indigenous_ethnicities/languages/languages/Manipuri.html   (1372 words)

  
 Bhojpuri language resources
Bhojpuri refers to a particular region of Bihar although as a language Bhojpuri is spoken by at least 50 million...
Bhojpuri is a dialect of Hindi, the official language of India, which is spoken as mother tongue mainly in western part of the state of Bihar and...
Bhojpuri is a dialect of Hindi, the official language of India, which is spoken as mother tongue mainly in western part of the state of Bihar and eastern part of the state of Uttar Pradesh (UP) and...
mongabay.com /indigenous_ethnicities/languages/languages/Bhojpuri.html   (1393 words)

  
 The Unreached Peoples Prayer Profiles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Although most of the 2.1 million Dogri have made their homes in the north Indian states of Jammu and Kashmir, 817,000 live across the border in Pakistan.
The Dogri speak an Indo-Aryan language (also called Dogri) that is a mixture of Sanskrit, Punjabi, and Persian.
The Dogri have the New Testament available in their own language, and one missions agency is currently targeting them.
www.ksafe.com /profiles/p_code5/2197.html   (820 words)

  
 The Hindu : Voicing the people's pain
Despite the apparent differences in structure and styles of Indian languages, the experiences of creative writers all over the country remain the same.
The feeling of suffocation and the experiences of bitterness in life are reflected in all the Indian languages.'' Also, as in the case of other regional languages, writing in Kashmiri is not remunerative.
Gauhar acknowledges that the script of his native language is recently-developed but this takes care of all the needs, including the phonetics peculiar to Kashmiri.
www.hindu.com /2000/10/21/stories/0421401t.htm   (532 words)

  
 People of Jammu-dogras of jammu-webindia123.com
They speak the Dogri language - a mixture of Sanskrit, Punjabi and Persian - whose origin goes back to the Indo-Aryan branch of Sanskrit.
Their language is a mixture of Dogri, Punjabi and Hindi.
The people speak the Kishtwari dialect, which is a mixture of Dogri and Kashmiri.
www.webindia123.com /jammu/people/peoplejammu.htm   (572 words)

  
 Ethnologue 14 report for language code:DOJ
Between the 14th and 15th editions this language code was retired from use.
The following is the entry for this language as it appeared in the 14th edition (2000).
The home area is in the outer hills and strip of plain at their feet in Jammu and Kashmir between the Ravi and Chenab Rivers.
www.ethnologue.com /show_language.asp?code=DOJ   (240 words)

  
 South Asian Media Net > OPINION
Dogri intellectual Shivanath seems to be one of them.
Wednesday's announcement that he has been given the Sahitya Akademi award for 2004 is too a belated recognition for his monumental work in the field of Dogri language and literature.
Few have enriched Dogri like he has done.
www.southasianmedia.net /index_opinion4.cfm?id=50369   (138 words)

  
 RAJYA SABHA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The NDA Government has realized the importance of this language and its inclusion in the Eighth Schedule will strengthen the unity of the nation.   My congratulations go to those people who speak these languages.
In the  area  to which I belong, it is Brij Bhasha that is spoken there.  Language is the vehicle of expression of our thoughts, ideas, feelings.  I, therefore, urge upon the Government to include Brij Bhasa in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution next time.
This discussion touched different aspects of the languages policy.  A suggestion has been given for bringing forward a comprehensive Bill about languages to be included in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution.  We will consider it and consult experts before bringing forward such a comprehensive Bill.
rajyasabha.nic.in /rsdebate/synopsis/200/23122003.htm   (1780 words)

  
 Dogri translation services - English to Dogri translators   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Dogri Translation services are available from Web-Translations from or to English and other languages.
All of our Dogri translators are mother tongue speakers who live in-country.
Whether it's a letter, document, website, contracts, training manuals, marketing literature or any other type of material we are able to deal with it and return it in the format you require; on time, on budget and of the highest quality possible.
www.web-translations.co.uk /EN/Languages/dogri_translation.html   (325 words)

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