The Kunwar Viyogi Memorial Trust situated in Jammu, hometown of Dogra community, that works for the preservance and promotion of Dogri culture was established in the memory of Group Captain Randhir Singh, popularly known as `Kunwar Viyogi’ in literary circles. For the dogri culture to survive, the language must be preserved first. The trust believes that language can be saved only if the youth accepts it, the younger generation can easily connect to today’s technological inventions therefore the trust came up with a way to grab the attention of the youth, they have launched an application first of it’s kind, a dogri dictionary app by the name of Discover Dogri which also promotes dogri music
Discover Dogri App
Technological inventions are must for advancement of any initiative in today’s world. KVM trust works to help people understand the dogri language better, their application developed by the name of Discover Dogri, the app helps it’s users understand dogri language better, it has a rich dogri dictionary having both english and hindi translations of words, it also contains translated Hindi and English forms of some Dogri sentences.
As the name suggests, the app lets it’s users discover dogri music and videos.
Dogri music is still famous among the Dogra people, it is still played at cultural gatherings in the Dogra community, but soon it will disappear, the youth is unaware of the dogri rhythms, people have forgotten the importance of inculcating the interest of traditional and regional songs among their children, the importance of dogri music is getting diminished with time. The discover dogri app makes available the works of various reknowned ghazal singers and dogra music for it’s users.