The (Hindu) Sindhi diaspora is a unique example of a community that was driven away from its native land, became refuges in their own country, and rose like a Phoenix from the smouldering ashes of Partition, to become one of the most successful and philanthropic people in the world. Dada J P Vaswani's book is a gripping account of Sindhi civilisation and culture. It catalogues the dawn of the Vedic civilisation which grew on the banks of the sacred Sindhu River, and traces its history to the present. The many faiths which had their confluence in Sind; its great romantic legends; its immortal poets; its unique spirit and culture -- all this and much more are captured for the reader in an 'insider's' account, rendered by a great Sindhi spiritual leader, who loves the language, literature, culture and undying values that Sind represents. Come, discover the fascinating saga of the Sindhi people with their never-say-die spirit!It is thought that the first ever translation of the Holy Qura#39;an was in the Sindhi rhythmic format, which was probably done during the 12th century AD. SOUNDS Linguists ... In 1 849, they even produced a Sindhi- English dictionary in Devnagari.
|Title||:||I Am a Sindhi: The Glorious Sindhi Heritage / The Culture and Folklore of Sind|
|Author||:||J. P. Vaswani|
|Publisher||:||Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd - 2008-04-01|