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  1. Sacerdote-Italo-Americano

    New to Gurumuki and the Punjabi language

    Greetings, I am new to the SPN, and I have found myself increasingly reading more articles and discussions here, simply from my internet searches, without ever making an account. This is a bit lengthy but thought I should make this post to introduce myself to the community at large. My path of...
  2. Dr. D. P. Singh

    Literature ਪੁਸਤਕ: "ਕੁਝ ਆਪਣੀਆਂ ਤੇ ਕੁਝ ਲੋਕਾਂ ਦੀਆਂ ਗੱਲਾਂ'; ਲੇਖਕ: ਸ. ਕੁਲਵੰਤ ਸਿੰਘ; ਰਿਵਿਊ ਕਰਤਾ: ਡਾ. ਦੇਵਿੰਦਰ ਪਾਲ ਸਿੰਘ

    ਕੁਝ ਆਪਣੀਆਂ ਤੇ ਕੁਝ ਲੋਕਾਂ ਦੀਆਂ ਗੱਲਾਂ ਰਿਵਿਊ ਕਰਤਾ: ਡਾ. ਦੇਵਿੰਦਰ ਪਾਲ ਸਿੰਘ ਪੁਸਤਕ ਦਾ ਨਾਮ: ਕੁਝ ਆਪਣੀਆਂ ਤੇ ਕੁਝ ਲੋਕਾਂ ਦੀਆਂ ਗੱਲਾਂ ਲੇਖਕ: ਸ. ਕੁਲਵੰਤ ਸਿੰਘ, ਕੈਨੇਡਾ ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ਕ : ਸ. ਕੁਲਵੰਤ ਸਿੰਘ, ਰਾਹੀਂ ਗਰੋਵਰ ਪ੍ਰਿਟਿੰਗ ਪ੍ਰੈਸ, ਅੰਮ੍ਰਿਤਸਰ, ਇੰਡੀਆ। ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ ਸਾਲ : 2019, ਕੀਮਤ: ਅੰਕਿਤ ਨਹੀਂ ; ਪੰਨੇ: 328 ਰਿਵਿਊ ਕਰਤਾ: ਡਾ. ਦੇਵਿੰਦਰ...
  3. C

    Punjabi word for "scribble"?

    Hello. I'm looking for a word in Punjabi that means, "write or draw (something) carelessly" In there is no single word for it what's a short phrase?
  4. Dr. D. P. Singh

    Literature ਪੁਸਤਕ: ਯਾਦਾਂ ਵਾਘਿਓਂ ਪਾਰ ਦੀਆਂ ; ਲੇਖਕ: ਡਾ. ਮਨਮੋਹਨ ਸਿੰਘ ਤੀਰ; ਰਿਵਿਊ ਕਰਤਾ: ਡਾ. ਦੇਵਿੰਦਰ ਪਾਲ ਸਿੰਘ

    ਯਾਦਾਂ ਵਾਘਿਓਂ ਪਾਰ ਦੀਆਂ (ਸਫਰਨਾਮਾ) ਰਿਵਿਊ ਕਰਤਾ: ਡਾ. ਦੇਵਿੰਦਰ ਪਾਲ ਸਿੰਘ ਪੁਸਤਕ ਦਾ ਨਾਮ: ਯਾਦਾਂ ਵਾਘਿਓਂ ਪਾਰ ਦੀਆਂ (ਸਫਰਨਾਮਾ) ਲੇਖਕ: ਡਾ. ਮਨਮੋਹਨ ਸਿੰਘ ਤੀਰ ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ਕ : ਲੋਕਗੀਤ ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ਨ, ਮੋਹਾਲੀ-ਚੰਡੀਗੜ੍ਹ, ਇੰਡੀਆ ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ ਸਾਲ : 2017, ਕੀਮਤ: ਅੰਕਿਤ ਨਹੀਂ ; ਪੰਨੇ: 162 ਰਿਵਿਊ ਕਰਤਾ: ਡਾ. ਦੇਵਿੰਦਰ ਪਾਲ ਸਿੰਘ, ਡਾਇਰੈਕਟਰ, ਕੈਨਬ੍ਰਿਜ...
  5. IJSingh

    Opinion Living In Punj-lish/Eng-jabi?

    I came to this country almost a lifetime ago living and speaking a mixture of Punjabi and English, but that’s the way most of my friends were in India. I came to the United States in 1960 and then for many years lived in parts of this country where there were no more than a handful of Indians...
  6. Harkiran Kaur

    Leisure Okay, So I Am Trying To Sing In A Different Language

    Yes this is me!!... my pronunciation is not 100% yet, so pls don't be harsh on critique haha. And I know its not traditional... but I play guitar and sing, so I wanted to try to put them together. But is it worth working on this at all?? It's actually a version that Qi Rattan did, but this is...
  7. spnadmin

    Break The Language Barrier

    Break the language barrier Anuradha P. Herur http://www.thehindu.com/features/education/careers/break-the-language-barrier/article5617908.ece Learning a foreign language is definitely an advantage in academics as well as social life Eminent psycholinguist Frank Smith once said...
  8. spnadmin

    Punjabi University To Launch Punjabipedia To Promote Punjabi Language

    Punjabi University to launch Punjabipedia to promote Punjabi language By Hainder Singh http://www.sikhsiyasat.net/2014/01/24/punjabi-university-to-launch-punjabipedia-to-promote-punjabi-language/ Patiala, Punjab (January 24, 2014): As per information available with the Sikh Siyasat...
  9. Inderjeet Kaur

    How Should We Refer To "God"?

    :confusedmunda::confusedkudi: Words are powerful. The words we use and how we use them affects us and those who hear or read our words. What is the clearest, most accurate way to refer to the Supreme Being. This is something I have been wrestling with for years. Let me start withe the noun...
  10. Ishna

    Learn Punjabi Basics Of Language For Language Learners

    Gurufateh sangat jio You may be interested in this book Basics of Language for Language Learners published by the Ohio State University Press: https://ohiostatepress.org/Books/Book%20PDFs/Culicover%20Hume%20Basics.pdf It's about language in general to give you a conscious understanding of...
  11. spnadmin

    World How Pure The Tongue? New Row Over English Creeping Into The French Language

    Englishisms in France: Readers' franglais favourites from BBC Magazine http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22636888 A row over plans to teach some courses at French universities in English has outraged some defenders of the language of Moliere - but plenty of French people habitually...
  12. spnadmin

    Punjabi Proverbs - Add Your Favorites!

    One way to learn a new language, or learn about one you already speak, is through proverbs. These are short sayings that say more than they mean in any language. You could call them quotes on life. Proverbs help build vocabulary, learn turns of speech or idioms, and give an insight or two into...
  13. spnadmin

    Learn Punjabi Just What You Were Looking For?

    Mods, Please do not move this thread to Learn Punjabi. We can do that later. Thank you! I am not sure how long this web app has been around. It is unique. The Punjabi-English Dictionary is actually a web-enabled keyboard and dictionary in combo. Discovered just today, it works for me when I...
  14. K

    General Right To Left All Shades Participated In March For Punjabi Language

    JALANDHAR: Once the question of language polarized people on communal lines in Punjab but in the Punjabi Jagiriti March, taken out for promoting Punjabi language here on Thursday on the occasion of International Mother Language Day, people witnessed participation from the rightist to leftist...
  15. spnadmin

    World Silbo Gomero: Ancient Whistling Language Revived

    Silbo gomero: A whistling language revived By Laura Plitt See Video too http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20953138 On a Spanish island, an ancient whistling language that once seemed to be dying out is now undergoing a revival. The night has not yet fallen in La Gomera, one of the smallest...
  16. Chaan Pardesi

    Controversial Punjabi Language On The Decline?

    It may come as a surprise, but a recent UNO sponsored report released has clearly stated that Punjabi [currently the 10/12 most widely spoken] language is likely to die out within the next fifty years.Many reasons have been given for this. There are many causes, some social inferiority on...
  17. sukritkaur

    Islam Canadian Caucasian View On Punjabi: The Beautiful Language

    I came accross this video and I completely agree with this guy. Growing up in India till I was in Grade 3, even though I originally grew up in Chandigarh, in the school curriculum Punjabi wasn't introduced as a course taught until grade 2. At home, my parents spoke Kashmiri Punjabi (My entire...
  18. spnadmin

    General Japanese Kitty Learns Foreign Language

    Cat barking like a dog - YouTube
  19. Ishna

    How Does Language Influence How We Think?

    Source: http://hotword.dictionary.com/lingusticrelativity/?__utma=1.1321884220.1315621576.1317182254.1317279128.4&__utmb=|utmccn=(direct)|utmcmd=(none)&__utmv=-&__utmk=98703774 Language shapes how we think about the...
  20. spnadmin

    Literature Punjabi Leaders, Academics Fail Language Of The People

    Shafqat Tanveer Mirza Punjabi Leaders, Academics Fail language of the people Image: From "Mirza Sahiba." S O far as Punjabi political leaders are concerned, they are illiterate in terms of Punjabi or Seraiki language because they are not taught in their mother tongue at any level...