Welcome!

Sadaf Munshi with Burushaski speakers in Hundur (Yasin valley, July 2010)
Sadaf Munshi with Burushaski speakers in Hundur (Yasin valley, July 2010)

Welcome to the Burushaski Language Documentation Project!

The materials on this website are the primary outcome of a project funded by the National Science Foundation’s Documentation of Endangered Languages Program under the title Archive of Annotated Burushaski Texts (Year: 2010; Award amount: $163,000).  The primary outcome of the project is a linguistically analysed and searchable collection of annotated Burushaski texts. A secondary outcome of the project comprises of pedagogical materials for language learning purposes.

Click on the data catalog and word lists for updates in the collection. To know more about the orthography conventions proposed for the language, click here.

Note: This website is being updated at regular intervals as more and more data are ready to be uploaded. So please come back to check what’s new on the site.

Thank you!

Sadaf Munshi, May 2015.