Dardic languages
The Dardic languages or Dardu are a sub-group of the Indo-Aryan languages natively spoken in northern Pakistan's Gilgit Baltistan, Azad Kashmir and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, northern India's Jammu and Kashm...
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 ...
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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Urdu in Aurangabad
Aurangabad is one of the historical cities of the Deccan, India. It is well known for its literary and cultural traditions. As this city was the stronghold of the Mughals, a number of civil and milita...
Wotapuri-Katarqalai language
Wotapuri-Katarqalai is an extinct Dardic language of the Kohistani group spoken in Afghanistan.
Below is set out the phonology of the Wotapuri-Katarqalai language.
Gawar-Bati language
Gawar-Bati is known in Chitral as Aranduyiwar, because it is spoken in Village Arandu, which is the last village in the bottom of Chitral, Pakistan and is also across the Kunar River from Berkot in Af...
Peter E. Hook
Peter E. Hook (born 1942) is professor emeritus in the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Michigan.
Hook was born in southwestern Connecticut and attended public and...
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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Qaida (book)
Qaida (also spelt Qaeda; Urdu: قاءده‎) is a book for beginners to learn a new language. It is used to teach children how to read the Quran. There are two main kinds of qaeda, one in Urdu and...
Palula language
Palula (also spelled Phalura, Palola, Phalulo), Ashreti, Aćharêtâʹ, or Dangarikwar (the name used by Khowar speakers), is a language spoken by approximately 10,000 people in the valleys of Ashret and ...
Bateri language
Bateri is a Dardic language of the Kohistani group spoken in Kohistan District, Pakistan, with a thousand speakers in India.
Urdu Wikipedia
Urdu Wikipedia (Urdu: اردو وکیپیڈیا or اردو ویکیپیڈیا), started in January 2004, is the Urdu language edition of Wikipedia, a free, open-content encyclopedia. As of January 2015, it had more than 65,2...
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The British Government and Jihad
The British Government and Jihad (Urdu:Government Angrezi Aur Jihad) is an Urdu language book written in 1900 by Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, the founder of the Ahmadiyya movement in Islam. An alternative titl...
The British Government and Jihad - Wikipedia
Urdu alphabet
The Urdu alphabet is the right-to-left alphabet used for the Urdu language. It is a modification of the Persian alphabet, which is itself a derivative of the Arabic alphabet. With 38 letters and no di...
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Hindustani phonology
Hindustani is the lingua franca of northern India and Pakistan, and through its two standardized registers, Hindi and Urdu, an official language of India and Pakistan. Phonological differences between...
Hindustani phonology - Wikipedia
Hyderabadi Urdu
Hyderabadi Urdu (Urdu: حیدرآبادی اردو‎) is a dialect of Urdu spoken in areas of erstwhile Nizam's Hyderabad State (now in Telangana, Marathwada region of Maharashtra and Hyderabad-Karnatak r...
Hyderabadi Urdu - Wikipedia
Aab-e hayat (Azad)
Aab-e hayat (Urdu: آبِ حیات, lit. water of life) is a commentary (or tazkira) on Urdu poetry written by Muhammad Husain Azad in 1880. The book was described as "canon-forming" and "the most often repr...
Dakhini
Dakhini (Urdu: دکنی‎) also spelled Dakkhani and Deccani, arose as a Muslim court language of the Deccan Plateau ca. 1300 AD in ways similar to Urdu. It is similar to Urdu in its influence fr...
Kalash language
Kalasha (also known as Kalasha-mondr) is an Indo-European language in the Indo-Aryan branch spoken by the Kalash people, further classified as a Dardic language in the Chitral group. The Kalasha langu...
Kalash language - Wikipedia
Pashayi languages
Pashayi or Pashai is a group of languages spoken by the Pashai people in parts of Kapisa, Laghman, Nuristan, Kunar, and Nangarhar Provinces in Northeastern Afghanistan. It belongs to the Dardic branc...
Pashayi languages - Wikipedia
States of India by Kashmiri speakers
This is a list of States and Union Territories of India by speakers of Kashmiri as of census 2001. Gross population figures are available online.
States of India by Kashmiri speakers - Wikipedia
Urdu literature
Urdu literature (Urdu: ادبیات اردو‎, “Adbiyāt-i Urdū”) has a history that is inextricably tied to the development of the Urdu language. While it tends to be dominated by poetry, especially t...
Deen Bandhu Sharma
Deen Bandhu Sharma (Hindi: दीन बंधु शर्मा) (30 October 1934- 11 November 2000) was an Indian writer from the State of Jammu and Kashmir. Bandhu Sharma is best known for writing the award-winning book...
Deen Bandhu Sharma - Wikipedia