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Story of Nosherwaane the Just by Niyam

Description: Recording of Niyam reciting the story “Nosherwaane the Just” in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski. In this popular story there was a king named Qabaat, who had one muslim minister, and one hindu minister. When one of the minsters explained that two owls were discussing the injustice in Qabaat’s kingdom, he decided to become a very just king, and earned the name Nosherwaane the Just.
Date: July 26, 2010
Creator: Niyam
Item Type: Sound

Very Far by Basharat Shafi

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.
Date: June 8, 2010
Creator: Shafi, Basharat
Item Type: Sound

Story of Bodi Budaari by Wazir Shafi

Description: Recording of Wazir Shafi reciting the story of “Bodi Budaari” in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski. This popular story stars two sisters, one named Bodi, one named Budaari.
Date: July 29, 2010
Creator: Shafi, Wazir
Item Type: Sound

Account by Mohammad Nadir Khan on Hemaz

Description: Recording of Mohammad Nadir Khan reciting an account of the cultural festival of Hemaz. He is speaking in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Date: July 26, 2010
Creator: Khan, Mohammad Nadir
Item Type: Sound