Maithili Mains Syllabus

Maithili Mains Syllabus:

All the answers must be written in Devnagri Script

  • Paper I
  • Paper II
  • Paper I

    History of Maithili Language

    1. Place of Maithili in Indo-European Language Family.
    2. Origin and development of Maithili Language (Sanskrit, Maithili, Prakrit, Avhatt)
    3. Periodic Division of Maithili Language (Beginning, Middle Era, Modern Era).
    4. Maithili & its different dialects.
    5. Relationship between Maithili & other Eastern Languages (Bengali, Assamese, Oriya).
    6. Origin & Development of Tirhuta Script.
    7. Pronouns & Verbs in Maithili Language.

    History of Maithili Literature

    1. Background of Maithili Literature (Religious, Economic, Social, Cultural).
    2. Periodic Division of Maithili Literature.
    3. Pre-Vidyapati Literature.
    4. Vidyapati & his Tradition.
    5. Medieval Maithili Drama (Kirtaniya Natak, Ankia Nat, Maithili Dramas written in Nepali).
    6. Maithili Folk Literature (Folk Tales, Folk Drama, Folk Stories, Folk Songs)
    7. Development of different literary forms in modern era:
    1. Prabandh-Kavya
    2. Muktak-Kavya
    3. Novel
    4. Short Story
    5. Drama
    6. Essay
    7. Criticism
    8. Memoirs
    9. Translation
    1. Development of Maithili Magazines and Journals.

     

Paper-II

Poetry

  1. Vidyapati Geet-Shakti- Publisher: Sahitya Academy, New Delhi (Lyrics 1-50)
  2. Govind Das  Bhajanavali- Publisher: Maithili Academy, Patna (Lyrics 1-25)
  3. Krishna Janm- Manbodh
  4. Mithilabhasha Ramayana- Chanda Jha (Only Sundar-kand)
  5. Rameshwar Charit Mithila Ramayana- Lal Das (Only Bal-Kand)
  6. Keechak-Vadh- Tantra Nath Jha
  7. Datta Vati- Surendra Jha ‘Suman’ (Only 1st & 2nd Cantos).
  8. Chitra-Yatri
  9. Samakaleen Maithili Kavita-Publisher: Sahitya Academy, New Delhi. Part B
  10. Varna Ratnakar- Jyotirishwar (Only 2nd Kallol)
  11. Khattar Kakak Tarang- Hari Mohan Jha
  12. Lorik- Vijaya Manipadma
  13. Prithvi Putra- Lalit
  14. Bhaphait Chahak Jinagi- Sudhanshu ‘Shekhar’ Chaudhary
  15. Kriti Rajkamal- Publisher: Maithili Academy, Patna (First 10 Stories only)
  16. Katha-Sangraha-Publisher: Maithili Academy, Patna

 

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