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UPSC MAINS Language Paper Dogri Syllabus 2019

UPSC IAS MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER DOGRI SYLLABUS. Get CIVIL SERVICES MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER DOGRI EXAM SYLLABUS details. Get UPSC IAS/Civil Services MAINS Syllabus, Paper structure & Applicable Topics covered in UPSC MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER DOGRI EXAM Syllabus. Earlier we’ve provided IAS MAINS Exam Pattern & Structure for 2019. Also Read UPSC MAINS INDIAN HISTORY Syllabus, UPSC MAINS CHEMISTRY PAPER SYLLABUS & TOPICS , UPSC MAINS COMMERCE SYLLABUS & Topics 2019. CIVIL SERVICES LANGUAGE PAPER – DOGRI MAIN SYLLABUS 2019: In civil services mains exam there are 2 optional papers in UPSC civil services mains exam. In upsc mains examination paper 6&7 are optional subject papers. Dogri is one of the optional in the IAS main exam. You can opt for the Dogri language as an optional subject, if you have graduated in the literature of Dogri language as the main subject. With well-planned strategies, you can easily score well in the Dogri literature. Interest should be the prime criteria for choosing any optional. Each Dogri paper consists of 250 marks. Duration for each Dogri mains paper is 3 hours. Here is a detailed syllabus of IAS Dogri mains exam.


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History of Dogri Language and Literature
(Answers must be written in Dogri)
History of Dogri Language

  1. Dogri language : Origin and development through different stages.
  2. Linguistic boundaries of Dogri and its dialects.
  3. Characteristic features of Dogri language.
  4. Structure of Dogri Language :
    (a) Sound Structure : Segmental : Vowels and Consonants Non-Segmental : Length, Stress, Nasalization, Tone and Juncture.
    (b) Morphology of Dogri :
    (i) Inflection Categories : Gender, Number, Case, Person, Tense and Voice.
    (ii) Word Formation : use of prefixes, infixes and suffixes.
    (iii) Vocabulary : Tatsam, tadbhav, foreign and regional.
    (c) Sentence Structure : Major Sentence – types and their constituents, agreement and concord in Dogri syntax.
  5. Dogri Language and Scripts : Dogre/Dogra Akkhar, Devanagari and Persian.


History of Dogri Literature :

  1. A brief account of Pre-independence Dogri Literature : Poetry & Prose.
  2. Development of modern Dogri Poetry and main trends in Dogri Poetry.
  3. Development of Dogri short-story, main trends & prominent short-story writers.
  4. Development of Dogri Novel, main trends & contribution of Dogri Novelists.
  5. Development of Dogri Drama & contribution of prominent Playwrights.
  6. Development of Dogri Prose : Essays, Memoirs & Travelogues.
  7. An introduction to Dogri Folk literature
    – Folk songs, Folk tales & Ballads.

Textual Cristisim of Dogri Literature
(Answers must be written in Dogri)


  1. Azadi Paihle Di Dogri Kavita. The following poets : Devi Ditta, Lakkhu, Ganga Ram, Ramdhan, Hardutt, Pahari Gandhi Baba Kanshi Ram & Permanand Almast.
  2. Modern Dogri Poetry Azadi Bad Di Dogri Kavita The following poets : Kishan Smailpuri, Tara Smailpuri, Mohan Lal Sapolia, Yash Sharma, K.S. Madhukar, Padma Sachdev, Jitendra Udhampuri, Charan Singh and Prakash Premi.
  3. Sheeraza Dogri Number 102, Ghazal Ank.
    The following poets : Ram Lal Sharma, Ved Pal Deep, N.D. Jamwal, Shiv Ram Deep, Ashwini Magotra and Virendra Kesar.
  4. Sheeraza Dogri Number 147, Ghazal Ank The following poets : R.N. Shastri, Jitendra Udhampuri, Champa Sharma and Darshan Darshi.
  5. Ramayan (Epic) by Shambhu Nath Sharma (upto Ayodhya Kand)
  6. Veer Gulab (Khand Kavya) by Dinoo Bhai Pant.




  1. Ajakani Dogri Kahani The following short story writers : Madan Mohan Sharma, Narendra Khajuria and B.P. Sathe.
  2. Ajakani Dogri Kahani Part-II The following Short Story writters : Ved Rahi, Narsingh Dev Jamwal, Om Goswami, Chhattrapal, Lalit Magotra, Chaman Arora and Ratan Kesar.
  3. Khatha Kunj Bhag II The following Story writters : Om Vidyarthi, Champa Sharma and Krishan Sharma
  4. Meel Patthar (collection of short stories) by Bandhu Sharma
  5. Kaiddi (Novel) by Desh Bandhu Dogra Nutan
  6. Nanga Rukkh (Novel) by O.P. Sharma Sarathi.
  7. Nayaan (Drama) by Mohan Singh.
  8. Satrang (A collection of one act plays) The following pay wrights : Vishwa Nath Khajuria, Ram Nath Shastri, Jitendra Sharma, Lalit Magotra and Madan Mohan Sharma.
  9. Dogri Lalit Nibandh The following authors : Vishwa Nath Khajuria, Narayan Mishra, Balkrishan Shastri, Shiv Nath, Shyam Lal Sharma, Lakshmi Narayan, D.C. Prashant, Ved Ghai, Kunwar Viyogi.

Remember not to commit grammatical mistakes. Improve writing skills for IAS Dogri literature exam. Handwriting should be legible for IAS mains exam. A good command over the language is always helpful. Analytical and unconventional questions are appearing in previous papers so while preparing student should keep IAS Dogri syllabus and previous papers for reference.

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