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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Sindhi language
In articulatory phonetics, a consonant is a sound in spoken language that is characterized by a closure or stricture of the vocal tract sufficient to cause audible turbulence.
Tregami or Trigami is an Indo-Aryan language spoken in the villages of Gambir and Katar in the Nurestan Province of Afghanistan.
Most of the languages of Pakistan are part of the family of Indo-European languages and span the Indo-Iranian range of that family with the Indo-Aryan languages predominant in the east and the Iranian languages the most significant in the west as well as Dardic languages in the north and northwest.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Sindhi-language   (4568 words)

  
 Sindhi alphabets, pronunciation and language
Sindhi is an Indo-Aryan language with about 17 million speakers in the south-eastern province of Sind in Pakistan and about 2.8 million people in India.
Sindhi literature, in particular lyric poetry, began to appear towards the end of the 15th century.
The modern Sindhi abjad is based on the version of the Perso-Arabic script used to write Urdu and was adopted, under British influence, in 1852.
www.omniglot.com /writing/sindhi.htm   (138 words)

  
  Pakistan Online - Languages Of Pakistan
Most of the languages of Pakistan are part of the family of Indo-European languages and span the Indo-Iranian range of that family with the Indo-Aryan languages predominant in the east and the Iranian languages the most significant in the west as well as Dardic languages in the north and northwest.
Urdu, a standardized register of Hindustani, is the national language of Pakistan and has historical significance as a language developed during the Islamic conquests in the Indian Subcontinent during the period of the Mughal Empire and was chosen as a neutral language to unite the various groups of modern Pakistan.
In India it is the official language of the state of Punjab, and one of the 15 official languages recognized by the Indian constitution.
www.pakistanonline.org /language   (2047 words)

  
 UrbanPK.com
Language of importance for the Independence Movement and national unity remains Urdu, while Arabic and Persian are arguably the most influential languages in academic circles of the country.
The language is also the first language of the Muhajir [Original Immigrants that left India for Pakistan after Independence] community, as a sign and living testimony of their loyalty and unity with the Muslim brothers of their new homeland and of the entire Sub-Continent.
Kashmiri is the language of Azad Kashmir and the Kashmiri immigrants from Indian occupied Kashmir.
www.urbanpk.com /pages/content/discover/language.php   (5772 words)

  
 Sindhi language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sindhi is taught as a first language in the schools of south-east Pakistan.
Sindhi was a very popular literary language around the 14th-18th centuries.
In Pakistan, Sindhi is written in a variant of the Arabic script, which was adopted under the encouragement of the British when Sindh fell to them in the 19th century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sindhi_language   (549 words)

  
 Sindh Today . Net   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Sindhi is one of the major languages of the South Asia Sub- Continent.
Sindhi is spoken in Sindh and Las Bela (Balochistan) regions of Pakistan and Kutch (Gujarat) and some part of Western and Northern India.
Sindhi Hindus who were well versed in Persian language under the Muslim rule took the hind and walked with the British rulers with ease.
www.sindhtoday.net /sindhisworld.htm   (0 words)

  
 Sindhi Language
Sindhi is a very rich language with a vast vocabulary; this has made it a favourite of many writers and so a lot of literature and poetry has been written in Sindhi.
It is the language of Saints and Rishis of ancient Sindh.
The treasures of the ancient Sindhi Literature, of the immortal Sufi poet-saints: "Shah", "Sachal", "Sami", or the Saints of Modern India: Sadhu T.L.Vaswani, Dada J.P.Vaswani, sung in sweet, melodious, rhythmic Sindhi tunes, fills the hearts and souls of the listeners with sheer rapture, joy and ecstasy.
www.sindhilanguage.com /index.html   (483 words)

  
 Sindhi Translation Services - English to Sindhi Translations
The Balochi language belongs to the Iranian branch of the Indo-European family.
The Brahui language was said in the same memorandum, to be a Dravidian language having no affinity with any Indian language except the Gond dialects in central India.
The Balochi language originated in a lost language, related to those of the Parthian and Median civilizations.
www.translation-services-usa.com /languages/sindhi.shtml   (713 words)

  
 Sindhi - Indian Languages
Sindhi is an Indo-Aryan language with about 17 million speakers in the south-eastern province of Sind in Pakistan and about 2.8 million people in India.
SINDHI is spoken in Sindh Province of Pakistan.
SINDHI BHIL is spoken in Sindh Province, Mohrano, Badin-Matli-Thatta, Ghorabari (on west).
www.gloriousindia.com /culture/sindhi.html   (386 words)

  
 Peoples and languages   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The language of the first wave, which remained confined to the Pamir mountains of Pakistan, is identified as Dardic while the second one may be called Indic.
This language, opines Gankovsky, was probably made up of elements from the languages of the 'local pre-Indo-European population and Indo-Aryan tribes, as well as the Dardic and East-Iranian ethnic elements'.
These languages have not generally been used in the domains of power because the rulers of this region were generally foreigners.
asnic.utexas.edu /asnic/subject/peoplesandlanguages.html   (0 words)

  
 Akhil Bharat Sindhi Boli Ain Sahit Sabha
In this tragic process, the highly civilized and advanced community got uprooted from its soil and in the absence of a well rehabilitation scheme, the Sindhi community was scattered throughout the length and breath of this vast country.
In the year 1957, an all India Sindhi Language Convention was called in the capital of India - Delhi to review the literary and cultural scene of Sindhis in India after a lapse of a decade.
As such, SABHA was the united platform of Sindhi intellectuals formed to unite Sindhi artists, writers, scholars, dramatists, singers and others for the all round promotion of Sindhi language, literature, art, education and preservation of the distinct identity of the Sindhi community.
www.sindhisahitsabha.com   (947 words)

  
 Sindhi Music Online
Language and literature constitute two very important parts of a community’s wealth and it is in these areas where the maximum effect of the uprooting from Sind and resettlement of Sindhis in India and elsewhere is visible.
Sindhi language as it has evolved some what more concretely in about last 800-900 years and as it stands today seems to be headed the crisis of survival in its present form.
Primary reason for Sindhi language being sidelined is the unfortunate historical event of partitioning of India on religious grounds forcing Hindu Sindhis to leave their native land.
sindhimusic.com /articles/history/sindhi_culture.htm   (3043 words)

  
 Sindhi - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Sindhi Language, Indo-Aryan language spoken in India (2.8 million speakers) and Pakistan, where it has more than 18.5 million speakers in Sindh...
No one common language is spoken on the Indian subcontinent.
Hindi is the official language of India, while English is officially recognized for...
uk.encarta.msn.com /Sindhi.html   (111 words)

  
 Sindhi language resources: Mumbai/Bombay pages (fonts, software, literature etc)
World Languages: Sindhi is a nice, easy, one page introduction to the language.
The debate on languages in the constituent assembly of India is an interesting historical document: more so because of the discussions on language and cultural identity.
Sindhi magazines in India: a brief survey is unfortunately marred by the lack of links to the magazines surveyed.
theory.tifr.res.in /bombay/history/people/language/sindhi.html   (141 words)

  
 Sindhi Language
Sindhi is one of the most ancient languages of this region.
Sindhi is not only spoken in Sindh but is also used as a medium of communication in Indian province of Rajasthan thus connecting the people of both areas.
Now Sindhi is considered a very prominent language of the country and the government of Pakistan is doing a lot got the language and for this purpose the government has made a Sindhi literature board along with making it a compulsory subject till primary in Sindh.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/pakistans_culture_retired/39850   (433 words)

  
 Sindhi Language--NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR PROMOTION OF SINDHI LANGUAGE
Sindhi is one of the major literary languages of India recognized in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution.
Sindhi, incorporated in the Indian Constitution on 10th April, is a one of the language among 18 languages in the VIII schedule of the Indian Constitution.
Government of India, for the implementations of the programmes for the development of Sindhi Language, a Sindhi unit was started in 1976, under the office of “Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology”, New Delhi.
www.ncpsl.org /sindhilanguage.asp   (216 words)

  
 Sindhi Music Online
Aziz Baloch, a Sindhi Scholar, musicologist and renowned vocalist, who has spent more than forty years in Spain, finds a striking resemblance in the emotional intensity and feeling response to the situational behaviour in the music of southern Spain which is also typical to Sindhi music.
Sindhi language, literatures culture came under the shadow of the Persian language, literature and civilization.
The Sindhi mode (Sur) music was completed and standardized by Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai while arranging and editing his Risalo (poetry cum music compendium) because Sindhi classical poetry is primarily meant to be sung and is therefore composed in the musical form of modes apart from the prosodic metre (Pingal).
www.sindhimusic.com /articles/music/sindhi_music.htm   (0 words)

  
 The Virtual State
A guide to students who are keen on pursuing their doctorate in Sindhi, Dr Baldev Matlani has also been the brainchild behind the initiation of the Certificate and Diploma courses in Sindhi by the Mumbai University for the benefit of the numerous Sindhis in and around the city of Mumbai.
Language is the single binding factor that unites an entire community, irrespective of caste, class, creed, race or religion.
Language is that one attribute which shall help identify a member of a particular community from a crowd.
www.sindhishaan.com /newsletter/baldev.htm   (1997 words)

  
 Sindhi History | ema_05_package.xml
Sindhi is the name of the community that occupies Sind (or Sindh) in Pakistan with an estimated population of 20 million people.
However, the Sindhis diverge from orthodox Islam by worshiping Muslim saints, a trait that probably developed due to the influence of Hinduism in Sindhi history.
The Sindhis suffer from the standard ills of an agricultural society within the developing countries: a low standard of living, overpopulation, and lack of education.
www.bookrags.com /history/sindhi-ema-05   (661 words)

  
 Spanish Translation Service - English to Spanish Translation
Language is a living thing it develops and changes constantly.
To ensure our translators keep abreast of the language our Spanish translators live in-county and translate into their mother tongue.
The Aragonese dialect of Spanish is different from the Aragonese language.
www.appliedlanguage.com /languages/spanish_translation.shtml   (523 words)

  
 THE EVOLUTION OF SINDHI CULTURE
Though the majority of Sindhis are Muslims, they refused to traffic in balmy abstracts, oracular announcements of the un-accredited agents of God and virulent and chauvinist Nationalism and interpretation of Islam based on tactics for political and economic gain for all these are the instruments of aggrandizement and domination.
Sindhis also after the experience, difficulties and experiments of hundreds of years have acquired their national character, for the preservation and protection of which they are prepared to sacrifice everything.
Sindhis have been alternatively enjoying the fruits of their superior civilization and freedom and undergoing the humiliations of defeat and subjugation.
www.sindhudesh.com /gmsyed/sindhudesh/saeen-book3-chap5.html   (21312 words)

  
 Sindhi Language,Sindhi In India,Sindhi Literature,Indic Language of Sind   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Sindhi is actually an offshoot of some of the dialects of the Vedic Aryans.
The heroic ballads of this period set to music by Shah Abdul Karim (1538-1625) are the earliest records of the Sindhi language.
Sindhi literature is thus a far more junior member of the family of Indian literature.
www.indiasite.com /language/sindhi.html   (545 words)

  
 Sindhi Language, Sindhi Dialect, Sindhi Literature, History Of Sindhi Language, Sindhi Poetry.
Sindhis are across the border in Pakistan too.
The heroic ballads of this period set to music by Shah Abdul Karim (1538-1625) are the earliest records of the Sindhi language.
There was an excess of songsters in Sindhi who recited similar ideas and themes in varied tones.
languages.iloveindia.com /sindhi.html   (533 words)

  
 HotBot Web Search for sindhi
Sindhi Association of North America (SANA) welcomes and fully supports the Constitutional Amendment Bill presented by MNA Abdul Mujib Pirzado...
Both Balochi Sindhi and natives speak Sindhi language as their mother tongue.
And Sindhi culture is an integral part of the great Indian culture.
www.hotbot.com /index.php?ps=null&loc=related7&tab=web&provKey=Inktomi&query=sindhi   (247 words)

  
 HYDERABAD: Call to enforce PA resolution -DAWN - Local; 24 August, 2004
HYDERABAD, Aug 23: Educationists and writers have demanded that the Sindhi language be made compulsory in private schools as per a resolution of the Sindh Assembly.
The meeting unanimously resolved that a decision to teach the Sindhi language from class-I to class-XII as compulsory subject should be implemented and the portfolio of education should be transferred to provinces, with no interference from the Centre.
The meeting demanded that a decision of the chairman of the Karachi Board not to examine students of class-XII in the Sindhi language should be rescinded, a Sindhi language commission be appointed and science books for higher secondary level be prepared in Sindhi on the pattern of Urdu.
www.dawn.com /2004/08/24/local28.htm   (296 words)

  
 The Sindhi Internet Resource
Leave aside the children, but even the husband and wife don’t speak in Sindhi in the privacy of their house.
They took so much fancy in speaking Hindi and English that they did not bother about the fact that the children will be loosing touch of their mother tongue when they grow up.
Irrespective of the fact that they were born and have stayed all their life out of India (except for visitng India every once in a while).
www.sindhi-net.com /articles/detail.asp?AID={7ED04490-8EC5-4187-A650-FAC97C7181C8}   (450 words)

  
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