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Personal narrative by Khumel

Description: Recording of Khumel, a student in the Nagar district, reciting a personal account in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski.
Date: June 24, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on the song entitled "Bor Bor"

Description: Recording of Muhammad Wazir Khan, a speaker of Yasin Burushaski, giving a cultural account about a folk song, popularly known as "Bor Bor".
Date: July 27, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Recording of the Burushaski story "The Intellegent Horse"

Description: Recording of Imam Yar Baig reciting the story "Aqalin-e-Hagur," (An Intelligent Horse) in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski. In this popular story, a princes is married to a demonic being but is rescued by her intelligent horse.
Date: June 19, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

A historical narrative by Mohammad Jabir

Description: Recording of Mohammad Jabir reciting a personal narrative in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski.
Date: November 12, 2012
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Personal narrative by Ali Dawar

Description: Recording of Muneem Dawar reciting a personal account in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski.
Date: December 17, 2010
Creator: Karim, Piar
Partner: UNT College of Information

Story of "King and The Old Woman" by Ramzan Ali

Description: Recording of Ramzan Ali reciting the story "Baadshaah ke Jaṭkus," (King and The Old Woman) in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski. In this popular story a king is widowed, so his sons go find him a new bride. When she gives birth to a child, a wise woman comes to tell her that her baby will rule the Kingdom, not the two elder sons.
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Date: June 26, 2010
Creator: Ali, Ramazan
Partner: UNT College of Information

Conversation about Burushaski months and activities

Description: Recording of Ramazan Ali discussing names of various months and related common activities in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski.
Date: June 26, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Performance of a poem about Lalik Jan

Description: Recording of Bulbul-e-Yasin reciting a poem on Lalik Jan in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Date: June 13, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Description of a mul recipe

Description: Recording of Ruqayya Bano sharing a recipe of “Mul” in the Nagar dialect. Mul is a flour porridge that is mixed and boiled slowly and set outside to cool.
Date: July 26, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Personal narrative by Sher Ahmed

Description: Recording of Sher Ahmed reciting a personal account in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski.
Date: July 27, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Conversation about Burushaski words

Description: Recording of Gul Nadir Khan and Wazir Khan having a conversation in the Yasin dialect about words in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Date: June 12, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on Boyu

Description: Recording of Mohammad Nadir Khan discussing Boyu, ancient goddesses, in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Date: July 27, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Discussion about a song entitled "Hashki"

Description: Recording of Farman Khan introducing the song "Hashki," sung in the Yasin dialect of Buruhsaski.
Date: July 27, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on family history

Description: Recording of Abdullah, a speaker of Nagar Burushaski, narrating a historical account.
Date: June 26, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on place name origins

Description: Recording of Muhammad Wazir Khan ("Wazir Shafi"), a speaker of Yasin Burushaski, discussing the origins of place names in Gilgit and surrounding areas.
Date: July 27, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Performance of a poem entitled "Ajo Mathan" (second version)

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: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Performance of a poem entitled "Like a Pearl"

Description: Recording of Basharat Shafi reciting "Like a Pearl," a poem in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski. The Burushaski name of this poem is "Maghon Jawan".
Date: June 8, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Conversation about shopping

Description: Recording of Raja Majid II discussing shopping in the Srinagar dialect of Burushaski with his friends.
Date: 2011
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on the Silk Road

Description: Recording of Ghulam Haider reciting a historical narrative on the Silk Road in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski.
Date: unknown
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on the history of polo

Description: Recording of Abdullah reciting a historical account of Polo in the Nagar dialect. Abdullah tells the history of the people throughout Nagar, and how after Winter the Kings would congregate the people of different villages, and concerts and competitions would be held.
Date: June 26, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Performance of a song entitled "Ja Dinar"

Description: Recording of Gul Nadir reciting "Ja Dinar," with a group. The poem is recited in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Date: June 20, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information