IAS MAINS Indian Language Paper Manipuri Syllabus 2017

UPSC IAS MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER MANIPURI EXAM SYLLABUS. Get CIVIL SERVICES MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER MANIPURI SYLLABUS details. Get UPSC IAS/Civil Services MAINS Syllabus, Paper structure & Applicable Topics covered in UPSC MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER MANIPURI EXAM Syllabus. Earlier, we have shared IAS MAINS Indian Language  Malayalam Syllabus 2017

IAS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER MANIPURI MAIN SYLLABUS 2017: In IAS mains exam there are 2 optional papers in UPSC civil services mains exam. In upsc mains examination paper 6&7 are optional subject papers. Manipuri is one of the optional in the IAS main exam. You can opt for the Manipuri language as an optional subject, if you have graduated in the literature of Manipuri language as the main subject. With well-planned strategies, you can easily score well in the Manipuri literature. Interest should be the prime criteria for choosing any optional. Each Manipuri paper consists of 250 marks. Duration for each Manipuri mains paper is 3 hours. Here is a detailed syllabus of IAS Manipuri mains exam.

IAS MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER MANIPURI SYLLABUS

Manipuri Syllabus

IAS MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER MANIPURI SYLLABUS Paper-I
(Answers must be written in Manipuri)

Section-A
Language :
a) General characteristics of Manipuri Language and history of its development; its importance and status among the Tibeto-Burman Languages of North-East India; recent development in the study of Manipuri language; evolution and study of old Manipuri script.
b) Significant features of Manipuri language :
i) Phonology-Phoneme-vowels, consonants juncture, tone, consonant cluster and its occurrence, syllable its structure, pattern and types.
ii) Morphology : Word-class, root and its types; affix and its types; grammatical categories-gender, number, person, case, tense and aspects, process of compounding (samas and sandhi).
iii) Syntax : Word order : types of sentences, phrase and clause structures.

Section-B
a) Literary History of Manipuri: Early period (up to 17th century)- Social and cultural background; Themes, diction and style of the works.
Medieval period (18th and 19th century)- Social, religious and political background; Themes, diction and style of the works.
Modern period-Growth of major literary forms; change of Themes, diction and style.

b) Manipuri Folk Literature : Legend, Folktale, Folksong, Ballad, Proverb and Riddle.

c) Aspects of Manipuri Culture : Pre-Hindu Manipuri Faith; Advent of Hinduism and the process of syncreticism. Performing arts-Lai Haraoba, Maha Ras; Indigenous games-Sagol Kangjei, Khong Kangjei, Kang.

IAS MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER MANIPURI EXAM SYLLABUS Paper 2

(Answers must be written in Manipuri)

This paper will require first hand reading of the texts prescribed and will be designed to test the candidate’s critical ability to assess them.

Section-A
Old and Medieval Manipuri Literature
(a) Old Manipuri Literature
1. O. Bhogeswar Singh (Ed.): Numit Kappa
2. M. Gourachandra Singh (Ed.): Thawanthaba Hiran
3. N. Khelchandra Singh (Ed.): Naothingkhong Phambal Kaba
4. M. Chandra Singh (Ed.): Panthoibi Khonggul

(b) Medieval Manipuri Literature :
1. M. Chandra Singh (Ed.) : Samsok Ngamba
2. R.K.Snahal Singh (Ed.) : Ramayana Adi Kanda
3. N. Khelchandra SIngh (Ed.) : Dhananjoy Laibu Ningba
4. O. Bhogeswar Singh (Ed.) : Chandrakirti Jila Changba

Section-B
Modern Manipuri Literature :
(a) Poetry and Epic :
(I) Poetry :
(a) Manipuri Sheireng (Pub) Manipuri Sahitya Parishad, 1988 (ed.) Kh. Chaoba Singh : Pi Thadoi, Lamgi Chekla Amada, Loktak Dr. L. Kamal Singh : Nirjanata, Nirab Rajani A. Minaketan Singh : Kamalda, Nonggumlakkhoda L. Samarendra Singh : Ingagi Nong, Mamang Leikai Thambal Satle E. Nilakanta Singh : Manipur, Lamangnaba Shri Biren : Tangkhul Hui Th. Ibopishak : Anouba Thunglaba Jiba.
(b) Kanchi Sheireng. (Pub) Manipur University 1998 (ed.) Dr. L. Kamal Singh : Biswa-Prem Shri Biren : Chaphadraba Laigi Yen Th. Ibopishak : Norok Patal Prithivi.
(II) Epic :
1. A. Dorendrajit Singh : Kansa Bodha
2. H. Anganghal Singh: Khamba- Thoibi Sheireng (San-Senba, Lei Langba, Shamu Khonggi Bichar)
(III) Drama :
1. S. Lalit Singh : Areppa Marup
2. G.C. Tongbra : Matric Pass
3. A. Samarendra : Judge Sahebki Imung
(b) Novel, Short-story and Prose :
(I) Novel :
1. Dr. L. Kamal Singh : Madhabi
2. H. Anganghal Singh: Jahera
3. H. Guno Singh: Laman
4. Pacha Meetei : Imphal Amasung, Magi Ishing, Nungsitki Phibam
(II) Short-story :
(a) Kanchi Warimacha (Pub) Manipur University 1997 (ed.) R.K. Shitaljit Singh : Kamala Kamala M.K. Binodini : Eigi Thahoudraba Heitup Lalu
Kh. Prakash : Wanom Shareng
(b) Parishadki Khangatlaba Warimacha (Pub) Manipuri Sahitya Parishad 1994 (ed.) S. Nilbir Shastri : Loukhatpa R.K. Elangba : Karinunggi
(c) Anouba Manipuri Warimacha (Pub) The Cultural Forum Manipur 1992 (ed.) N. Kunjamohon Singh : Ijat Tanba E. Dinamani : Nongthak Khongnang
(III) Prose :
(a) Warenggi Saklon Due Part (Pub) The Cultural Forum Manipur 1992 (ed.) Kh. Chaoba Singh : Khamba-Thoibigi Wari Amasung Mahakavya
(b) Kanchi Wareng (Pub) Manipur University 1998 (ed.)
B. Manisana Shastri : Phajaba Ch. Manihar Singh : Lai-Haraoba
(c) Apunba Wareng. (Pub) Manipur University, 1986 (ed.) Ch. Pishak Singh : Samaj Amasung, Sanskriti M.K. Binodini : Thoibidu Warouhouida
Eric Newton : Kalagi Mahousa (translated by I.R. Babu)
(d) Manipuri Wareng (Pub) The Cultural Forum Manipur 1999 (ed.) S. Krishnamohan Singh : Lan

Manipuri or Meiteilon is the predominant language in southeastern Himalayan state of Manipur, in northeastern India. Improve writing skills for IAS Manipuri 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 Manipuri main syllabus and previous papers for reference.

CIVIL SERVICES MAINS Language Paper Santhali Syllabus

UPSC IAS MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER SANTHALI EXAM SYLLABUS. Get CIVIL SERVICES MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER SANTHALI SYLLABUS details. Get UPSC IAS/Civil Services MAINS Syllabus, Paper structure & Applicable Topics covered in UPSC MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER SANTHALI EXAM Syllabus. Earlier, we have shared UPSC MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER SANSKRIT SYLLABUS.

CIVIL SERVICES LANGUAGE PAPER SANTHALI MAIN SYLLABUS: In UPSC mains exam there are 2 optional papers in UPSC civil services mains exam. In upsc mains examination paper 6&7 are optional subject papers. Santhali is one of the optional in the IAS main exam. You can opt for the Santhali language as an optional subject, if you have graduated in the literature of Santhali language as the main subject. With well-planned strategies, you can easily score well in the Santhali literature. Interest should be the prime criteria for choosing any optional. Each UPSC mains Santhali paper consists of 250 marks. Duration for each Civil services Santhali language mains paper is 3 hours. Here is a detailed syllabus of Civil services Santhali mains exam.

CIVIL SERVICES MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER SANTHALI SYLLABUS

UPSC Mains Language paper santhali Syllabus

CIVIL SERVICES MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER SANTHALI SYLLABUS Paper I
(Answers must be written in Santhali)

Section-A

Part-I History of Santhali Language
I. Main Austric Language family, population and distribution.
II. Grammatical structure of Santhali Language.
III. Important character of Santhali Language : Phonology, Morphology, Syntax, Semantics, Translation, Lexicography.
IV. Impact of other languages on Santhali.
V. Standardization of Santhali Language.

Part-II History of Santhali Literature.
I. Literary trends of the following four periods of History of Santhali Literature.
(a) Ancient literature before 1854.
(b) Missionary period : Literature between 1855 to 1889 AD.
(c) Medieval period : Literature between 1890 to 1946 AD.
(d) Modern period : Literature from 1947 AD to till date.
II. Writing tradition in History of Santhali Literature.

Section-B
Literary forms – Main characteristics, history and development of following literary forms.

Part-I : Folk Literature in Santhali-folk song, folk tale, phrase, idioms, puzzles and Kudum.

Part-II : Modern literature in Santhali
(a) Development of poetry and prominent poets.

(b) Development of prose and prominent writers.

(i) Novels and prominent Novelists.
(ii) Stories and prominent story writers.
(iii) Drama and prominent Dramatist.
(iv) Criticism and prominent critics.
(v) Essay, sketches, memoirs, travelogues and prominent writers.
Santhali writers :
Shyam Sunder Hembram, Pandit Raghunath Murmu, Barha Beshra, Sadhu Ramchand Murmu, Narayan Soren ‘Toresutam’, Sarada Prasad Kisku, Raghunath Tudu, Kalipada Soren, Sakla Soren, Digambar Hansda, Aditya Mitra ‘Santhali’, Babulal Murmu ‘Adivasi’, Jadumani Beshra, Arjun Hembram, Krishna Chandra Tudu, Rupchand Hansda, Kalendra Nath Mandi, Mahadev Hansda, Gour Chandra Murmu, Thakur Prasad Murmu, Hara Prasad Murmu, Uday Nath Majhi, Parimal Hembram, Dhirendra Nath Baske, Shyam Charan Hembram, Damayanti Beshra, T.K. Rapaj, Boyha Biswanath Tudu.

Part-III : Cultural Heritage of Santhali tradition, customs, festival and rituals (birth, marriage and death).

CIVIL SERVICES MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER SANTHALI SYLLABUS Paper 2
(Answers must be written in Santhali)


Section-A

This paper will require in-depth reading of the following texts and the questions will be designed to test the candidates’ criticial ability.
Ancient Literature :
Prose

(a) Kherwal Bonso Dhorom Puthi-Majhi Ramdas Tudu “Rasika”.
(b) Mare Hapramko Reyak Katha-L.O. Scrafsrud.
(c) Jomsim Binti Lita-Mangal Chandra Turkulumang Soren.
(d) Marang Buru Binti-Kanailal Tudu. Poetry
(a) Karam Sereng-Nunku Soren.
(b) Devi Dasain Sereng-Manindra Hansda.
(c) Horh Sereng-W.G. Archer.
(d) Baha Sereng-Balaram Tudu
(e) Dong Sereng-Padmashri Bhagwat Murmu ‘Thakur’
(f) Hor Sereng-Raghunath Murmu.
(g) Soros Sereng-Babulal Murmu “Adivasi”
(h) More Sin More Nida-Rup Chand Hansda
(i) Judasi Madwa Latar-Tez Narayan Murmu.

Section-B
Modern Literature

 
Part-I : Poetry
(a) Onorhen Baha Dhalwak-Paul Jujhar Soren.
(b) Asar Binti-Narayan Soren “Tore Sutam”
(c) Chand Mala-Gora Chand Tudu.
(d) Onto Baha Mala-Aditya Mitra “Santhali”
(e) Tiryo Tetang-Hari Har Hansda
(f) Sisirjon Rar-Thakur Prasad Murmu.
Part-II : Novels

(a) Harmawak Ato-R. Karstiars (Translator-R.R. Kisku Rapaz).
(b) Manu Mati-Chandra Mohan Hansda
(c) Ato Orak-Doman Hansda
(d) Ojoy Gada Dhiphre-Nathenial Murmu

Part-III : Stories
(a) Jiyon Gada-Rup Chand Hansda and Jadumani Beshra.
(b) Mayajaal-Doman Sahu, ‘Samir’ and Padmashri Bhagwat Murmu ‘Thakur’

Part-IV : Drama
(a) Kherwar Bir-Pandit Raghunath Murmu
(b) Juri Khatir-Dr. K.C. Tudu
(c) Birsa Bir-Ravi Lal Tudu

Part-V : Biography
Santal Ko Ren Mayam Gohako-Dr.
Biswanath Hansda.

Improve writing skills for Civil services mains Santhali 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 Civil services Santhali main syllabus and previous papers for reference.

UPSC MAINS Indian Language Paper Punjabi Syllabus

UPSC IAS MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER PUNJABI EXAM SYLLABUS. Get CIVIL SERVICES MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER PUNJABI SYLLABUS details. Get UPSC IAS/Civil Services MAINS Syllabus, Paper structure & Applicable Topics covered in UPSC MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER PUNJABI EXAM Syllabus. Earlier we have shared IAS MAIN Indian Language Paper Oriya Syllabus.

UPSC MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER PUNJABI SYLLABUS: In UPSC mains exam there are 2 optional papers in UPSC civil services mains exam. In upsc mains examination paper 6&7 are optional subject papers. Punjabi is one of the optional in the IAS main exam. You can opt for the Punjabi language as an optional subject, if you have graduated in the literature of Punjabi language as the main subject. With well-planned strategies, you can easily score well in the Punjabi literature. Interest should be the prime criteria for choosing any optional. Each UPSC mains Punjabi paper consists of 250 marks. Duration for each Punjabi language mains paper is 3 hours. Here is a detailed syllabus of UPSC Punjabi mains exam.

UPSC MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER PUNJABI SYLLABUS

UPSC MAINS Indian Language Paper Punjabi Syllabus

UPSC MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER PUNJABI SYLLABUS Paper I

(Answers must be written in Punjabi in Gurumukhi Script)

Section-A

 
(a) Origin of Punjabi language : different stages of development and recent development in Punjabi language : characteristics of Punjabi phonology and the study of its tones: classification of vowels and consonants.
(b) Punjabi morphology : the numbergender system (animate and inanimate), prefixes, affixes and different categories of Post positions: Punjabi word formation: Tatsam. Tad Bhav, forms: Sentence structure, the notion of subject and object in Punjabi: Noun and verb phrases.
(c) Language and dialect; the notions of dialect and idiolect; major dialects of Punjabi; Pothohari, Majhi, Doabi, Malwai, Puadhi; the validity of speech variation on the basis of social stratification, the distinctive features of various dialects with special reference to tones. Language and script; origin and development of Gurmukhi; suitability of Gurmukhi for Punjabi.
(d) Classical background; Nath Jogi Sahit Medieval literature : Gurmat, Sufti, Kissa and Var Janamsakhis.

Section-B
(a) Modern Mystic, romantic, progressive Trends and neomystic (Vir Singh, Puran Singh, Mohan Singh, Amrita Pritam, Bawa Balwant, Pritam Singh Safeer, J.S. Neki). Experimentalist (Jasbir Singh Ahluwalia, Ravinder Ravi, Ajaib Kamal) Aesthetes (Harbhajan Singh, Tara Singh) Neo-progressive (Pash. Jagtar, Patar) Origin and Development of Genres :
(b) Folk Folk songs, Folk tales. Riddles, literature Proverbs. Epic (Vir Singh, Avtar Singh, Azad Mohan Singh) Lyric (Gurus, Sufis and Modern Lyricists-Mohan Singh Amrita Pritam, Shiv Kumar, Harbhajan Singh)
(c) Drama (I.C. Nanda, Harcharan Singh, Balwant Gargi, S.S.Sekhon, Charan Das Sidhu) Novel (Vir Singh, Nanak Singh, Jaswant Singh Kanwal, K.S. Duggal, Sukhbir, Gurdial Singh, Dalip Kaur Tiwana, Swaran Chandan) Short Story (Sujan Singh, K.S. Virk. Prem Parkash, Waryam Sandhu).
(d) Socio- Sanskrit, Persian and cultural Western. Literary influences Essay (Puran Singh, Teja Singh, Gurbaksh Singh) Literary (S.S. Sekhon, Attar Singh, Criticism Kishan Singh, Harbhajan Singh, Najam Hussain Sayyad).

UPSC MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER PUNJABI SYLLABUS Paper 2
(Answers must be written in Punjabi in Gurumukhi Script)

This paper will require first-hand reading of the texts prescribed and will be designed to test the candidate’s critical ability.

Section-A

a) Sheikh Farid The complete Bani as included in the Adi Granth.
b) Guru Nanak Japu Ji Baramah, Asadi Var
c) Bulleh Shah Kafian
d) Waris Shah Heer

Section-B

a) Shah Jangnama (Jang Mohammad Singhan te Firangian) Dhani Ram Chandan Vari Chatrik (Poet) Sufi Khana Nawan Jahan
b) Nanak Singh Chitta Lahu (Novelist) Pavittar Papi Ek Mian Do Talwaran
c) Gurbaksh Zindagi di Ras Singh (Essayist) Nawan Shivala Merian Abhul Yadaan. Balraj Sahni Mera Roosi Safarnama (Travelogue) Mera Pakistani Safarnama
d) Balwant Gargi Loha Kutt (Dramatist) Dhuni-di-Agg Sultan Razia Sant Singh Sahityarth Sekhon (Critic) Parsidh Punjabi Kavi Punjabi Kav Shiromani

Improve writing skills for UPSC mains Punjabi 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 UPSC Punjabi main syllabus and previous papers for reference.

IAS MAINS Indian Language Paper Oriya Syllabus

UPSC IAS MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER ORIYA EXAM SYLLABUS. Get CIVIL SERVICES MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER ORIYA  SYLLABUS details. Get UPSC IAS/Civil Services MAINS Syllabus, Paper structure & Applicable Topics covered in UPSC MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER ORIYA EXAM Syllabus. Earlier we have provided syllabus on CIVIL SERVICES MAINS Language Paper Nepali Syllabus.

IAS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER ORIYA MAIN SYLLABUS 2017: In IAS mains exam there are 2 optional papers in UPSC civil services mains exam. In upsc mains examination paper 6&7 are optional subject papers. Oriya is one of the optional in the IAS main exam. You can opt for the Oriya language as an optional subject, if you have graduated in the literature of Oriya language as the main subject. With well-planned strategies, you can easily score well in the Oriya literature. Interest should be the prime criteria for choosing any optional. Each Oriya paper consists of 250 marks. Duration for each Oriya mains paper is 3 hours. Here is a detailed syllabus of IAS Oriya mains exam.

IAS MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER ORIYA SYLLABUS

IAS MAINS Indian Language Paper Oriya Syllabus

IAS MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER ORIYA Paper I SYLLABUS 2017

(Answers must be written in Oriya)
Section-A
History of Oriya Language
(1) Origin and development of Oriya Language-Influence of Austric, Dravidian, Perso-Arabic and English on Oriya Language.
(2) Phonetics and Phonemics : Vowels, Consonants Principles of changes in Oriya sounds.
(3) Morphology : Morphemes (free, bound compound and complex), derivational and inflectional affixes, case inflection, conjugation of verb.
(4) Syntax : Kinds of sentences and their transformation, structure of sentences.
(5) Semantics-Different types of change in meaning Euphemism.
(6) Common errors in spellings, grammatical uses and construction of sentences.
(7) Regional variations in Oriya Language (Western, Southern and Northern Oriya) and Dialects (Bhatri and Desia)

Section-B
History of Oriya Literature
(1) Historical backgrounds (social, cultural and political) of Oriya Literature of different periods.
(2) Ancient epics, ornate kavyas and padavalis.
(3) Typical structural forms of Oriya Literature (Koili, Chautisa, Poi, Chaupadi, Champu).
(4) Modern trends in poetry, drama short story, novel, essay and literary criticism.

IAS MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER ORIYA Paper 2 SYLLABUS 2017

(Answers must be written in Oriya)
Critical Study of texts – The paper will require first hand reading of the text and test the critical ability of the candidate.

Section-A
Poetry :
(Ancient)

  1. Sarala Das-Shanti Parva from Mahabharãta.
  2. Jaganath Das-Bhagabate, XI Skandha-Jadu Avadhuta Sambada. (Medieval)
  3. Dinãkrushna Das-Rasakallola- (Chhãndas-16 & 34)
  4. Upendra Bhanja-Lãvanyabati (Chhandas-1 & 2) (Modern)
  5. Radhanath Ray-Chandrabhaga
  6. Mayadhar Manasinha-Jeevan Chita
  7. Satchidananda Routray-Kabita- 1962
  8. Ramakanta Ratha-Saptama Ritu.Section-B
    Drama :
  9. Manoranjan Das-Katha-Ghoda
  10. Bijay Mishra-Tata Niranjanã Novel :
  11. Fakir Mohan Senãpati-Chhamãna Athaguntha
  12. Gopinãth Mohanty-Danapani Short Story :
  13. Surendra Mohanty-Maralara Mrityu
  14. Manoj Das-Laxmira Abhisara Essay :
  15. Chittaranjan Das-Taranga O Tadit (First five essays).
  16. Chandra Sekhar Rath-Mun Satyadhãrma Kahuchhi (First five essays)

Oriya also called Odia, Odri, Utkaliya, Kalingi. Improve writing skills for IAS Oriya 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 Oriya main syllabus and previous papers for reference.

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CIVIL SERVICES MAINS Language Paper Nepali Syllabus

UPSC IAS MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER NEPALI EXAM SYLLABUS. Get CIVIL SERVICES MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER NEPALI SYLLABUS details. Get UPSC IAS/Civil Services MAINS Syllabus, Paper structure & Applicable Topics covered in UPSC MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER NEPALI EXAM Syllabus. Earlier, we have shared  IAS MAINS INDIAN LANGUAGE PAPER MARATHI SYLLABUS

CIVIL SERVICES LANGUAGE PAPER – NEPALI MAIN SYLLABUS 2017: 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. Nepali is one of the optional in the IAS main exam. You can opt for the Nepali language as an optional subject, if you have graduated in the literature of Nepali language as the main subject. With well-planned strategies, you can easily score well in the Nepali literature. Interest should be the prime criteria for choosing any optional. Each Nepali paper consists of 250 marks. Duration for each Nepali mains paper is 3 hours. Here is a detailed syllabus of IAS Nepali mains exam.

CIVIL SERVICES MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER NEPALI SYLLABUS Paper-I 2017

Nepali Syllabus

(Answers must be written in Nepali)
Section-A

  1. History of the origin and development of  Nepali as one of the new Indo-Aryan Languages
  2. Fundamentals of Nepali Grammar and phonology: (i) Nominal forms and categories :- Gender, Number, Case, Adjectives, Pronouns, Avyayas
    (ii) Verbal forms and categories- Tense, Aspects, Voice, Roots and Fixes
    (iii) Nepali Swara and Vyanjana;
  3. Major Dialects of Nepali
  4. Standardization and Modernization of Nepali with special reference to language movements (viz. Halanta Bahiskar, Jharrovad etc.)
  5. Teaching of Nepali language in India-Its history and development with special reference to its sociocultural aspects.

Section-B

  1. History of Nepali literature with special reference to its development in India.
  2. Fundamental concepts and theories of literature: Kavya/Sahitya, Kavya Prayojan, Literary genres, Shabda Shakti, Rasa, Alankara, Tragedy, Comedy, Aesthetics, Stylistics.
  3. Major literary trends and movements- Swachchhandatavad, Yatharthavad, Astitwavad, Ayamik Movement, Contemporary Nepali writings, Postmodernism.
  4. Nepali folklores (the following folkform only)- Sawai, Jhyaurey, Selo, Sangini, Lahari.

CIVIL SERVICES MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER NEPALI SYLLABUS Paper 2

(Answers must be written in Nepali)
This paper will require first hand reading of the texts prescribed below and questions will be designed to test the candidate’s critical acumen.

Section-A

  1. Santa Jnandil Das-Udaya Lahari
  2. Lekhnath Poudyal-Tarun Tapasi (Vishrams III, V, VI, XII, XV, XVIII only),
  3. Agam Singh Giri-Jaleko Pratibimba : Royeko Pratidhwani (The following poems only-rasawako Chichy-ahatsanga Byunjheko Ek Raat, Chhorolai, Jaleko Pratibimba : Royeko Prati-dhwani, Hamro Akashmani Pani Hunchha Ujyalo, Tihar).
  4. Haribhakta Katuwal-Yo Zindagi Khai Ke Zindagi : (The following poems only – Jeevan : Ek Dristi, Yo Zindagi Khai Ke Zindagi, Akashka tara Ke Tara, Hamilai Nirdho Nasamjha, Khai Manyata Yahan Atmahutiko Balidan Ko).
  5. Balkrishna Sama-Prahlad
  6. Manbahadur Mukhia-Andhyaroma Banchneharu (The following One- Act plays only-‘Andhyaroma Banchneharu’, ‘Suskera’).

Section-B

  1. Indra Sundas-Sahara
  2. Lilbahadur Chhetri-Brahmaputrako Chheuchhau
  3. Rupnarayan Sinha-Katha Navaratna (The following stories only-Biteka Kura, Jimmewari Kasko, Dhanamatiko Cinema-Swapna, Vidhwasta Jeevan).
  4. Indrabahadur Rai-Vipana Katipaya (The following stories only- Raatbhari Huri Chalyo, Jayamaya Aphumatra Lekha-pani Aipugi, Bhagi, Ghosh Babu, Chhutyaiyo).
  5. Sanu Lama-Katha Sampad (The following stories only-Swasni Manchhey, Khani Tarma Ekdin, Phurbale Gaun Chhadyo, Asinapo Manchhey).
  6. Laxmi Prasad Devkota-Laxmi Nibandha Sangraha (The following essays only-Sri Ganeshaya Namah, Nepali Sahityako Itihasma Sarvashrestha Purus, Kalpana, Kala Ra Jeevan, Gadha Buddhiman Ki Guru).
  7. Ramkrishna Sharma-Das Gorkha (The following essays only-Kavi, Samaj Ra Sahitya, Sahityama Sapekshata, Sahityik Ruchiko Praudhata, Nepali Sahityako Pragati).

Remember not to commit grammatical mistakes. Improve writing skills for IAS Nepali 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 Nepali main syllabus and previous papers for reference.

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UPSC MAINS Language Paper Tamil Syllabus

UPSC MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER TAMIL SYLLABUS: In UPSC mains exam there are 2 optional papers in UPSC civil services mains exam. In upsc mains examination paper 6&7 are optional subject papers. Tamil is one of the optional in the IAS main exam. You can opt for the Tamil language as an optional subject, if you have graduated in the literature of Tamil language as the main subject. With well-planned strategies, you can easily score well in the Tamil literature. Interest should be the prime criteria for choosing any optional. Each UPSC mains Tamil paper consists of 250 marks. Duration for each Tamil language mains paper is 3 hours. Here is a detailed syllabus of UPSC Tamil mains exam.Previously we have shared Civil Services Mains Language Paper Sindhi Syllabus.

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UPSC MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER TAMIL SYLLABUS Paper-I

(Answers must be written in Tamil)

Section-A

Part: 1 History of Tamil Language Major Indian Language Families-The place of Tamil among Indian languages in general and Dravidian in particular- Enumeration and Distribution of Dravidian languages.
The language of Sangam literature-The language of medieval Tamil: Pallava period only-Historical study of Nouns, Verbs, adjectives, adverbs Tense markers and case markers in Tamil.
Borrowing of words from other languages into Tamil-Regional and social dialects difference between literary and spoken Tamil.

Part: 2 History of Tamil Literature Tolkappiyam-Sangam Literatue-The division of Akam and puram-The secular characteristics of Sangam Literature-The Employment News 31 May – 6 June 2014 www.employmentnews.gov.in 41 development of Ethical literature- Silappadikaram and Manimekalai.

Part: 3 Devotional literature (Alwars and Nayanmars) The bridal mysticism in Alwar hymns-Minor literary forms (Tutu, Ula, Parani, Kuravanji) Social factors for the development of Modern Tamil literature: Novel, Short story and New Poetry-The impact of various political ideologies on modern writings.

Section-B
Part:1 Recent trends in Tamil Studies Approaches to criticism: Social, psychological, historical and moralistic-the use of criticism-the various techniques in literature: Ullurai, Iraicchi, Thonmam (Myth) Otturuvagam (allegory), Angadam (Satire), Meyppadu, Padimam(image), Kuriyeedu (Symbol), Irunmai (ambiguity)- The concept of comparative literature-the principle of comparative literature.

Part: 2 Folk literature in Tamil: Ballads, Songs, proverbs and riddles-Sociological study of Tamil folklore. Uses of translation- Translation of Tamil works into other languages-Development of journalism in Tamil.

Part: 3 Cultural Heritage of the Tamils Concept of Love
and War-Concept of Aram-the ethical codes adopted by the ancient Tamils in their warfare-customs, beliefs, rituals, modes of worship in the five Thinais. The cultural changes as revealed in post sangam literature-cultural fusion in the medieval period (Jainism & Buddhism). The development of arts and architecture through the ages (Pallavas, later cholas, and Nayaks). The impact of various political, social, religious and cultural movements on Tamil Society. The role of mass media in the cultural change of contemporary Tamil society.

UPSC MAINS LANGUAGE PAPER TAMIL SYLLABUS Paper-II

(Answers must be written in Tamil)
The paper will require first hand reading of the Text prescribed and will be designed to test the critical ability of the candidate.

Section-A
Part: 1 Ancient Literature
(1) Kuruntokai (1-25 poems)

(2) Purananurui (182-200 poems)

(3) Tirukkural Porutpal : Arasiyalum Amaichiyalum (from Iraimatchi to Avaianjamai)

Part : 2 Epic Literature
(1) Silappadikaram: Madhurai Kandam only.
(2) Kambaramayanam: Kumbakarunan Vadhai Padalam

Part 3: Devotional Literature
(1) Tiruvasagam: Neetthal Vinnappam
(2) Tiruppavai: (Full Text)

Section-B
Modern Literature

 
Part:1 Poetry
(1) Bharathiar: Kannan Pattu
(2) Bharathidasan: Kudumba Vilakku
(3) Naa. Kamarasan: Karuppu Malarkal
Prose
(1) Mu. Varadharajanar. Aramum Arasiyalum
(2) C N Annadurai: Ye! Thazhntha Tamilagame.

Part : 2 Novel, Short story and Drama
(1) Akilon: Chittirappavai
(2) Jayakanthan: Gurupeedam
(3) Cho: Yarukkum Vetkamillai

Part: 3 Folk Literature
(1) Muthuppattan Kathai Edited by Na. Vanamamalai, (Publication: Madurai Kamaraj University)
(2) Malaiyaruvi, Edited by Ki. Va Jagannathan (Publication: Saraswathi, Mahal, Thanjavur).

Improve writing skills for UPSC mains Tamil 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 UPSC Tamil main syllabus and previous papers for reference.

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