JAMMU: In a function held at the Raj Bhavan here, Governor N.N. Vohra released the first ever original Dogri language comic book based on the life of legendry Dogri hero Baba Jittoo along with two Dogri translations of Amar Chitra Katha comic books: Swami Vivekananda and Kalidasa and a Dogri compilation of essays translated into English language. The essays and the comic books have been translated and published by the Dogri Sanstha, Jammu, with financial support from Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board (SMVDSB).
These publications form part of a series of publications which have been brought out by the Dogri Sanstha with financial support and guidance from the SMVDSB, aimed to promote Dogri literature among non Dogri speaking people and to generate interest of children in this language. The Dogri Sanstha has already translated and published four Amar Chitra Katha stories into the Dogri language, one book on Dogri short stories and a Dogri Ekanki into English and Hindi languages, respectively.
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