Kashmiri literature
Kashmiri literature (Kashmiri: कॉशुर साहित्य, کٲشُر ساہتیہ) has a history of at least 5,000 years, going back to its glory days of Sanskrit. Early names include Patanjali, the author of the Maha...
Kalhana
Kalhana (sometimes spelled Kalhan or Kalhan'a) (c. 12th century), a Kashmiri, was the author of Rajatarangini (River of Kings), an account of the history of Kashmir. He wrote the work in Sanskrit betw...
Ghulam Haider Gagroo
Kh Ghulam Haider Gagroo (February 1912 – 11 November 1975), also known as Qaiser Kishtwari, was a Magistrate in Kashmir who composed poetry in the Kashmiri and Urdu languages. Dr Zaheer Uddin describe...
Shina language
Shina (Urdu: شینا‎ Šīnā) is a language from the Dardic sub-group of the Indo-Aryan languages spoken by the Shina people, a plurality of the people in the Gilgit–Baltistan region of Pakistan,...
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Abdul Ahad Azad
Abdul Ahad Azad (1903–1948) was one of the well known Kashmiri poets of his era. He was one of the pioneers of the modernist movement.Azad is often referred to as JOHN KEATS of kashmir. Both Keats and...
Dogri language
Dogri (डोगरी or ڈوگرى) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by about five million people in India and Pakistan, chiefly in the Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh, but also in northern ...
Arnimal
Arnimal (Kashmiri: अर्णिमाल) (18th century) was a leading Kashmiri poet. According to some scholars, many of the verses attributed to poet Habba Khatun actually belong to her.
Dogri–Kangri languages
The Dogri–Kangri languages, traditionally known as Western Pahari or sometimes Himachali, are a range of languages and dialects spoken across the Himalayan range, from Pakistan to Nepal.
The Dogri...
Kashmiri Wikipedia
This is a list of the different language editions of Wikipedia; as of June 2015 there are 288 Wikipedias of which 277 are active.
Each Wikipedia has a code, which is used as a subdomain below wiki...
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Rupa Bhawani
Rupa Bhawani (ca. 1620 - ca. 1720) was a Kashmiri mystic poet.
Moti Lal Saqi
Moti Lal Saqi (1936 – 21 May 1999) was an Indian poet, writer, folklorist and researcher.Born in 1936 at Bijbehara, Jammu & Kashmir, India, Moti Lal Saqi enriched Kashmiri language and liter...
Bilhana
Kavi Bilhana was an 11th-century Kashmiri poet. He is known for his love poem, the Caurapañcāśikā.According to legend, the Brahman Bilhana fell in love with the daughter of King Madanabhirama, Princes...
Cārucaryā
Cārucaryā, Carucarya, or Charucharya (Sanskrit चारुचर्या) is a collection of ethical verses by Kashmirian writer called Kshemendra of eleventh century. Technically referred to as 'didactic poets', the...
Rajatarangini
Rājatarangiṇī (Rājataraṃgiṇī "The River of Kings") is a metrical historical chronicle of north-western Indian subcontinent, particularly the kings of Kashmir, written in Sanskrit by Kashmiri Brahman K...
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Mahjoor
Peerzada Ghulam Ahmad (Kashmiri: ग़ुलाम अहमद , غلام احمد ); 3 September 1885 − 9 April 1952), better known by the pen name Mahjoor (Kashmiri: महजूर , مہجور ), was a renowned poet of the J&...
Kshemendra
Kshemendra (c. 990 – c. 1070 CE) was a Kashmirian poet of the 11th century, writing in Sanskrit.Born into an old, cultured, and affluent family, both his education and literary output were broad and v...
Balti language
Balti (Urdu: بلتی‎; Tibetan: སྦལ་ཏིའི་སྐད་, Wylie: sbal-ti-skad ) is a Tibetic language spoken in Baltistan division in Gilgit–Baltistan of Pakistan and adjoining parts of Ladakh in...
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Rasul Mir
Rasool Mir (Kashmiri: रसूल मीर, رسول مِر) (died 1870) was one of the leading Kashmiri poets of the 19th century. He was born at Doru Shahabad, a historic town in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir...
Zinda Kaul
Zinda Kaul (1884–1965) was a well-known Indian poet, writer & teacher. He composed in Persian, Hindi, Urdu and Kashmiri. Kaul also translated works of Kashmiri into English, Persian and Devnagari....
Farooq Nazki
Farooq Nazki is a poet, broadcaster and media personality from the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. In 1995 he won the Sahitya Academy award in Kashmiri language literature for his book of poetry, N...
Ladakhi language
The Ladakhi language (Tibetan: ལ་དྭགས་སྐད་, Wylie: La-dwags skad), also called Bhoti, is the predominant language in the Leh district of Ladakh, India. Ladakhi is a Tibetic language, but is n...
Urdu
Urdu (/ˈʊərduː/; Urdu: اُردُو‎ Urdū; [ˈʊrd̪uː]), or more precisely Modern Standard Urdu, is a standardized register of the Hindustani language. Urdu is historically associated with the Musl...
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Dinanath Nadim
Dinanath Nadim (1916–1988) was a prominent Kashmiri poet of the 20th century. He was born in Srinagar city and with him began an era of modern Kashmiri poetry. He also virtually led the progressive w...
Rehman Rahi
Abdur Rehman Rahi (born March 6, 1925, Srinagar) is a Kashmiri poet, translator and critic. He was awarded the Indian Sahitya Akademi Award in 1961 for his poetry collection Nawroz-i-Saba, the Padma S...
List of Sahitya Akademi Award winners for Kashmiri
The Sahitya Akademi Awards have been given annually since 1955 by the Sahitya Akademi, India's National Academy of Letters. They are awarded to writers in the various languages of India in recognition...