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...
Pushkar Bhan
Pushkar Bhan (born 1926, Srinagar - died October 5, 2008, Delhi ) was a radio actor and script writer from Kashmir.
He wrote three plays in collaboration with Som Nath Sadhi - Grand Rehearsal (196...
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...
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,...
Shina language - Wikipedia
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.
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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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...
Rupa Bhawani
Rupa Bhawani (ca. 1620 - ca. 1720) was a Kashmiri mystic poet.
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...
Amin Kamil
Amin Kamil (1924 - 2014) was a major voice in Kashmiri poetry and one of the chief exponents of modern ghazal in the language. His influence is widely accepted by his contemporaries and later generati...
Amin Kamil - Wikipedia
Doru Shahabad
Doru Shahabad (also written as Dooru Shahabad or only Doru) is a town and a notified area committee in Anantnag district of the Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir. It is also known as historical town...
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...
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...
Balti language - Wikipedia
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....
Maqbool Shah Kralawari
Maqbool Shah Kralawari (Kashmiri: मक़बूल शाह क्रालवारी , مقبول شاہ کرالواری ) (1820–1876) was a lyricist of the 19th century Kashmiri literature. His best-known poem is "Gulrez" (Scattered Flowers...
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...
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...