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Personal Account of Family History by Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan

Description: Transcription and free English translation of the recording of Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan, a speaker of Srinagar Burushaski, providing a personal account of his family history. He recalls how his ancestors came to Srinagar and settled there. In this account, Sakhawat talks about his fathers, and his brothers and their children, and his own children, and about their occupation, etc. Transcriptions are in Burushaski with translations in English.
Date: July 2003
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of the Fox and the Rooster

Description: Transcription and free English translation of the recording of Raja Safdar Ali Khan reciting "The Fox and The Rooster," a popular story in the Srinagar dialect. This popular story tells of a hungry fox and a boastful rooster, and advises children to be way of how they speak and act. Transcription in Burushaski with translations in English.
Date: June 2004
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of the Fox and the Rooster (analysis)

Description: Transcription, translation and linguistic analysis of the recording of Raja Safdar Ali Khan reciting "The Fox and The Rooster," a popular story in the Srinagar dialect of Burushaski. This popular story tells of a hungry fox and a boastful rooster, and advises children to be way of how they speak and act. Transcription in Burushaski with translations and analysis in English.
Date: June 2004
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Analysis of Story of Old Man and King by Raja Safdar Ali Khan

Description: Transcription, translation and linguistic analysis of the recording of Raja Safdar Ali Khan, a speaker of Srinagar Burushaski, narrating a popular story entitled "Mapher ke Tham" ('old man and king').
Date: Autumn 2004
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of Adam and Eve by

Description: Transcription and free English translation of the recording of Gulzar Bibi narrating the story of "Hazrat Adam and Zizi Hawa" (Adam and Eve). Gulzar Bibi is a speaker of Srinagar Burushaski.
Date: Autumn 2004
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of Maghlot and Girkis by Raja Jamsheed Ali Khan

Description: Transcription and translation of the recording of Raja Jamsheed Ali Khan narrating the story of "Maghlot ke Girkits" ('weasel and rat') in the Srinagar dialect. In this popular story two boys are born conjoined, and are separated by a knife. The two brothers are raised by two separate clans, always meeting in constant contention with each other, giving them the nicknames Maghlot ('weasel') and Girkits ('rat') for their physical and behavioral traits. Knowing the brothers would create instability, the king separates the kingdom into two halves, creating the divide between the Hunza and the Nagar people
Date: June 2008
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of Baadil Jamaal by Laila Khan (second version)

Description: Transcription of Laila Khan reciting "Baadil Jamaal" in the Hunza dialect. This popular story tells of the love between a price named Gakase Peibuluk and a fairy named Baadil Jamaal. Transcription in Burushaski with translations in English.
Date: Summer 2009
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Account on the History of Polo by Abdullah

Description: Transcription and translation of the recording of Abdullah, a Nagar Burusho, giving a historical account of Polo.
Date: 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Account on the History of Polo by Wazir Abbas

Description: Transcription and translation of the recording of Wazir Abbas, a speaker of Nagar Burushaski, giving narrating the history of Polo in the region.
Date: 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of King and Old Woman by Ramzan Ali

Description: Transcription of the recording of Ramzan (also "Ramazan") Ali reciting "Badshah ke Jattkus," a popular story about a king and an old woman, with translations in English.
Date: 2010?
Creator: Karim, Piar
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of Old Man and King by Raja Safdar Ali Khan

Description: Transcription, translation and linguistic analysis of the recording of Raja Safdar Ali Khan, a speaker of Srinagar Burushaski, narrating a popular story entitled "Mapher ke Tham" ('old man and king').
Date: 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of Limpi Kisar by Gul Nasreen

Description: Transcription of Gul Nasreen reciting "Limpi Kisar," a popular story in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski. In this popular story Limpi Kisar was married to a woman, and she was stolen on their wedding day by an ogre. He travels up mountains to get his wife back. Transcription done in Burushaski with translations in English.
Date: May 25, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of Limpi Kisar by Gul Nasreen (morphemic analysis)

Description: Transcription, translation and linguistic analysis of Gul Nasreen reciting "Limpi Kisar," a popular story in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski. In this popular story Limpi Kisar was married to a woman, and she was stolen on their wedding day by an ogre. He travels up mountains to get his wife back. Transcription done in Burushaski with translations and analysis in English.
Date: May 25, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of Shari Bano from Fairyland by Laila Khan

Description: Transcription of the recording of Laila Khan, a Hunza Burushaski speaker, reciting the story of "Shari Shaskulum Shari bano" ('Shari Bano of Fairyland'), a popular story, with translations in English.
Date: May 26, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Historical Account about Misgar Valley by Pari Nimo

Description: Transcription of Pari Nimo reciting a historical narrative and poem about the Misgar valley in the Hunza dialect. “Misgar Valley” explains a little bit about who came to Misgar from Baltit. Transcription is done in Burushaski with translations in English.
Date: May 29, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of a Black and White Thread Ball

Description: Transcription of Laila Khan reciting "A Black and White Thread Ball" in the Hunza dialect. In this popular story a young shepherd abandons his duties in order to court a girl who was born out of gold and silver to poor parents. Transcription done in Burushaski with translations in English.
Date: May 29, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Cultural Account on Poetry Contests by Suram Daam

Description: Transcription and translation of the recording of Suram Daam, a speaker of Hunza Burushaski, giving a cultural account on poetry contests.
Date: June 8, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Cultural Account on Poetry Contests by Suram Daam

Description: Transcription and translation of the recording of Suram Daam, a speaker of Hunza Burushaski, giving a cultural account on poetry contests.
Date: June 8, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Poem entitled "Ajo Mathan" by Basharat Shafi

Description: 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.
Date: June 8, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of a Kind Man by Suram Daam

Description: Transcription of Suram Daam reciting "A Kind Man," in the Hunza dialect. In this popular story, a father searches for his wife and kids that have left to the fairy realm. As he searches for them, he is allowed to continue his search because many beings see how kind he is, and are kind in return.This transcription is in Burushaski with translations in English.
Date: June 8, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Analysis of Historical Account on Thuyi

Description: Transcription, translation and morphemic analysis of the recording of Sarfaraz Khan, a speaker of Yasin Burushaski, giving a historical narrative on the royal family in Thuyi.
Date: June 20, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Discussion on Storytelling Culture by Ghulam Hassan

Description: Transcription and translation of the recording of Ghulam Hassan, a Hunza Burushaski speaker, discussing on the topic of storytelling culture.
Date: June 26, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Historical Account of the War on Siyachin by Fida Ali

Description: Transcription and translation of the recording of Fida Ali, a speaker of Nagar Burushaskim narrating the events of the war on Siachin.
Date: June 26, 2010
Creator: Sadaf, Munshi
Partner: UNT College of Information

Historical Account on Thuyi

Description: Transcription and translation of the recording of Sarfaraz Khan, a speaker of Yasin Burushaski, giving a historical narrative on the royal family in Thuyi.
Date: June 26, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information