History of the origin
and development of Nepali as one of the new Indo-Aryan Languages.
Fundamentals of Nepali
Grammar and phonology:
Nominal forms and
categories: Gender, Number, Case, Adjectives, Pronouns, Avyayas
Verbal forms and
categories: Tense, Aspects, Voice, Roots and Fixes
Nepali Swara and
Major Dialects of
Modernisation of Nepali with special reference to language movements (viz.
Halanta Bahiskar, Jharrovad etc.).
Teaching of Nepali
:Its history and development with special reference to its socio-cultural
History of Nepali
literature with special reference to its development in
and theories of literature: Kavya/Sahitya, Kavya Prayojan, Literary genres,
Shabda Shakti, Rasa, Alankara, Tragedy, Comedy, Aesthetics, Stylistics.
Major literary trends
and movements: Swachchhandatavad, Yatharthavad, Astitwavad, Ayamik Movement,
Contemporary Nepali writings, Postmodernism.
Nepali folklores (the
following folk-form only): Sawai, Jhyaurey, Selo, Sangini, Lahari.
Santa Jnandil Das-
Tarun Tapasi, (Vishrams III, V, VI, XII, XV, XVIII only)
Agam Singh Giri-
Jaleko Pratibimba: Royeko Pratidhwani, (The following poems only-rasawako
Chichy-ahat-sanga Byunjheko Ek Raat, Chhorolai, Jaleko Pratibimba: Royeko
Prati-dhwani, Hamro Akashmani Pani Hunchha Ujyalo, Tihar).
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 Many-ata Yahan Atmahutiko Balidan Ko)
Andhyaroma Banchneharu (The following One-Act plays only-Andhyaroma
Indra Sundas- Sahara
Katha Navaratna (The following stories only-Biteka
, Jimmewari Kasko, Dhanamatiko Cinema-Swapna, Vidhwasta Jeevan)
Vipana Katipaya (The following stories only-Raatbhari Huri Chalyo, Jayamaya
Aphumatra Lekha-pani Aipugi, Bhagi, Ghosh Babu, Chhutyaiyo)
Sanu Lama- Katha
Sampad (The following stories only-Swasni Manchhey, Khani Tarma Ekdin,
Phurbale Gaun Chhadyo, Asinapo Manchhey)
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?)
Ramkrishna Sharma- Das
Gorkha (The following essays only-Kavi, Samaj Ra Sahitya, Sahityama
Sapekshata, Sahityik Ruchiko Praudhata, Nepali Sahityako Pragati)