Balochistaniyat - Annual Research Journal of Balochi Academy 2023-07-20T11:19:14-04:00 Zakir Qadir Open Journal Systems <div class="about_site"> <p><strong>Balochistaniyat</strong></p> <p>The research journal Balochistaniyat is published annually in June. It is a publication of the Balochi Academy Quetta.</p> <p>The journal combines writings on diverse subjects from a wide range of contributors from different subject areas. The contributors are Writers, Intellectuals, Scholars Orientalists, with an active interest in research. </p> <p>The Editorial Board of the journal consists of distinguished professors from Pakistan as well as from universities abroad. The members of the Editorial Board are reputed for their research.</p> <p>The research journal Balochistaniyat has a panel of renowned national and international referees for peer review of the articles contributed. The articles are chosen after great deliberation by the editors, in light of the reviews received from the panel of referees.</p> <p><strong>Coverage Area:</strong> Balochi and Brahui Languages and other Iranian Languages, Literature , History , tangible and intangible cultures, cross-cultural studies, literary criticism, etc.</p> </div> بلوچی زبان ءِ سر ءُ بُن 2023-07-18T15:40:36-04:00 Akber Barakzai <p>This paper attemps to discuss to evolution and developmrnt of Balochi Language. Balochi language is an ancient language spoken in Balochistan, and other regions of the world. It has a rich history and has evolved over time, influenced by various cultures and languages. The language has been shaped by historical events, including the arrival of Islam and British colonialism. Despite facing challenges, Balochi language has continued to develop with new words and expressions, making it a dynamic and living language. The language is an important part of Balochi culture and identity, and is celebrated through literature, music, and other art forms.</p> 2023-07-18T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2023 بلوچی دستانغ ءَ کسمانک ءِ دروشم 2023-07-18T15:54:09-04:00 Azam Bughti <p>Dastānag is one of unique genres of Balochi folk poetry, which contains not only songs of joy but the events of sorrows, the scenography of war, attributes of love and hate, in fact all kinds of human emotions and culture are well-defined in Dastānag. Every action and every practical step of Baloch society whether in war or peace taken as scenic formation, landscape, site, time and setting as well as take shape of complete story by creating physical, perpetual and emotional context in Dastānag. Among various characteristics, the dramatic features of Dastānag made it separates from all forms of folk poetry. Action, plot, characters, story, climax, movement, time, themes and diction, indeed all the dramatic features are present in Dastānag. This paper is an investigation of dramatic features of Dastānag. For this purpose, ten different types of Dastānag of different authors were studied and tried to extract out dramatic features of Dastānag.</p> 2023-07-18T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2023 سید ہاشمی ءِ کتاب میر گند ءِ لبزانکی قدر ءُ بستار 2023-07-18T15:59:54-04:00 Sharaf Shad <p>The history of Balochi short story has not been written with objective facts, so there are many misconceptions about this literary genre. Such a misunderstanding also exists about first collection of Balochi short stories. Mirgand is a book written by the prominent writer of Balochi language Syed Zahoor Shah Hashmi. There is a confusion in Balochi literature about the material included in this book. Mirgand is often said to be the first collection of short stories in Balochi literature, but <br>some people do not consider it to be fiction at all. This paper attempts to prove that the text included in Mirgand is fiction or not.</p> 2023-07-18T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2023 بلوچی زبان ءَ رجانک ءِ ربیت 2023-07-18T16:06:13-04:00 Mujahid Baloch <p>The history of translation from other languages to Balochi is a fascinating and complex subject that has received limited attention in the academic literature. This research paper aims to explore the history of translation in Balochi, including its origins, development, and evolution over time. The study will examine the contributions of early translators and their impact on the language and culture. It <br>will also analyze the role of translation in promoting crosscultural understanding and communication. The study will highlight the importance of translation in preserving and promoting the language and culture of Balochi, and the need for continued research in this area.</p> 2023-07-18T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2023 منیر مومن ءِ دستونکاں شبین سازی 2023-07-18T16:11:55-04:00 Zubair <p>Simile is a branch of Ilm Ul Bayan which is used to describe something as another thing in terms of a certain attribute. Simile is the name of mutual similarity between two things. This similarity is expressed through a word in poetry. Instead of directly describing something, if it is compared to something, the poem becomes beautiful. Munir Momin has used simile in his Ghazals in a very good manner and <br>according to lyrical harmony.</p> 2023-07-18T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2023 Portrayal of Feminism in Balochi Fiction: An Analysis of the first Balochi Novel, “Naazuk” 2023-07-20T11:19:14-04:00 Habitan Umer <p>Feminism means equal opportunities for both men and <br>women, but unfortunately, the term feminism is mostly <br>misinterpreted. This study will find the traces of feminism in <br>Balochi fiction especially in the genre of novel. The study will explore feminism and its development in different periods of the Western world. The culture and social values of Baloch society concerning the empowerment of women will be focused on. The study will also focus on the contribution of Baloch female fiction writers in expressing their feelings in literature. In the end, an analysis of the Novel “Naazuk” is presented in the aspect of feminism in Baloch society.</p> 2023-07-18T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2023