Story of A Witch and a King by Mahida Murad (morphemic analysis)

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Transcription, translation and linguistic (morphemic) analysis of Mahida Murad reciting “Danlathas ke Baadsha” in the Hunza dialect. In this popular story a witch kills some princes and scares the king into marrying her. She took all of the King’s daughter-in-laws and stole their eyes, sealing them into a pit hidden away from the kingdom. The youngest raises her child, and he must save his mother and aunties. Transcription done in Burushashki with translations in English.

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42 p. ; 28 cm.

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Munshi, Sadaf July 30, 2010.

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  • Main Title: Story of A Witch and a King by Mahida Murad (morphemic analysis)
  • Alternate Title: Danlathas ke Baadsha

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Transcription, translation and linguistic (morphemic) analysis of Mahida Murad reciting “Danlathas ke Baadsha” in the Hunza dialect. In this popular story a witch kills some princes and scares the king into marrying her. She took all of the King’s daughter-in-laws and stole their eyes, sealing them into a pit hidden away from the kingdom. The youngest raises her child, and he must save his mother and aunties. Transcription done in Burushashki with translations in English.

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42 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HB_Story_Danlathas-ke-Baadsha_Mahida-Murad
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Burushaski Language Resource

Recordings of oral literature from different, significantly threatened, regional varieties of Burushaski spoken in Hunza, Nagar, and Yasin valleys in Pakistan and Srinagar in India. Included are audio and video recordings; fieldwork notes; photographs; and transcriptions, translations, and analyses of selected texts.

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Story of A Witch and a King by Mahida Murad

Recording of Mahida Murad reciting “Danlathas ke Baadsha” in the Hunza dialect. In this popular story a Witch kills some princes and scares the King into marrying her. She took all of the King’s daughter-in-laws and stole their eyes, sealing them into a pit hidden away from the kingdom. The youngest raises her child, and he must save his mother and aunties.

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  • July 30, 2010

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Munshi, Sadaf. Story of A Witch and a King by Mahida Murad (morphemic analysis), text, July 30, 2010; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc957412/: accessed August 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Information.