Poem titled "Ajo Mathan" by Basharat Shafi (second version)

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Recording of Basharat Shafi reciting the poem “Ajo Mathan”, or “Very Far” in the Yasin dialect. The poem likens being apart to worsening ones behavior, and going home helps repair the soul.

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Shafi, Basharat June 8, 2010.

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  • Main Title: Poem titled "Ajo Mathan" by Basharat Shafi (second version)
  • Alternate Title: Ajo Mathan
  • Series Title: Poems and Songs

Description

Recording of Basharat Shafi reciting the poem “Ajo Mathan”, or “Very Far” in the Yasin dialect. The poem likens being apart to worsening ones behavior, and going home helps repair the soul.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: YB_Poetry_Ajo Mathan Nima Shum Memamnan_Basharat_13 June-2010-2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc979414

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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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Poem entitled "Ajo Mathan" by Basharat Shafi (Text)

Poem entitled "Ajo Mathan" by Basharat Shafi

Transcription of Basharat Shafi reciting the poem “Ajo Mathan” (or “very far') in the Yasin dialect. The poem likens being apart to worsening ones behavior, and going home helps repair the soul. Transcription is done in Burushaski with translations in English.

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Poem titled Very Far by Basharat Shafi, ark:/67531/metadc967371

Is Version Of : Poem titled Very Far by Basharat Shafi, ark:/67531/metadc855645

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  • June 8, 2010

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  • June 8, 2017, 12:34 p.m.

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  • June 9, 2017, 1:15 p.m.

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Shafi, Basharat. Poem titled "Ajo Mathan" by Basharat Shafi (second version), audio recording, June 8, 2010; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc979414/: accessed July 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Information.