Sindhi love poem, an Indo-Aryan language of the sindh region, here in Arabic alphabet. This official language of India and Pakistan is understood by 20 million speakers. Will she hear me? Indeed i am far away! Yes she will hear me, in reading in sindhi my very short poem. We'll see, in which language she will answer me!
The sindhi, which is close to the lahnda, has very ancient origins. Its main phonological feature is the abundant use of implosives. There are many Arabic and Persian borrowings . It can be written as here with the Arab-Persian characters, or the devanagari, or also with an original writing (Hindus). The main dialects are vicholi (closest to the standard language), siraiki, and kacchi, which is influenced by Gujarati. The ancient literature is made of ballads, taken again in the 18th century. By Abdul Latif Bhitai. The novel is represented by Mirza Kalich Beg, and mystical poetry by Abdul Wahhab Sachal Sarmast.