How to Prepare UPSC Mains Dogri Language Paper 2022 – IAS Mains

To prepare UPSC Dogri Optional Subject 2022- we have provided the detailed strategies for the good result. You can also check out the strategies, tips, and tricks of Optional subject Preparation which are provided here:

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Here, you can get all the information regarding your Dogri  Optional subject for the UPSC IAS Mains Examination. 

The Dogri language is recognized as one of the 22nd languages given in the schedule of the Indian constitution. It has a rich literary tradition and tradition of translations, original works like dramas, poetry, and philosophy. Dogri literature is one of the optional subjects in the Mains Examination of the UPSC Civil Services Exam. 

Undoubtedly, at the current phase of UPSC, the demand and success rate of Literature subjects are constantly increasing. Candidates must think about a few main things. Like, what is the current demand and scope of the subjects, and how much effort they need to put in to get a good score in the optional subject, with an accurate strategy. 

Candidates who are skilled in the Dogri language and have studied it in their curriculum or have learned Dogri as their mother tongue should choose this as an option.

Tips to Prepare for the UPSC Dogri language papers 2022 - IAS Mains:-

  • Mark your upcoming Exam date on the calendar
  • Thoroughly, look and go through your UPSC Civil Services Exam syllabus
  • Now your expertise and Choose the best Reference books 
  • Prepare a study plan
  • Make pointers for important points
  • Work on timeline and deadlines
  • Prepare your notes for preparation
  • Practice previous years of question papers
  • Regularly give mock Test Papers. 

A Few tips are given below, which they should follow. Each UPSC mains Dogri paper consists of 250 Marks. And the time duration is 3 hours.

1. Mark your upcoming Exam date on the calendar 

The First step to start preparation for UPSC Mains Dogri language paper, candidates should mark the exam dates on the calendar so they plan accordingly. 

2. Thoroughly go through UPSC Civil Services Exam syllabus  

Getting aware of the syllabus is a mandatory thing to do before starting the study plan 

3. Choose the best Reference books 

  1. Nayaan (Drama) by Mohan Singh.
  2. Characteristic features of Dogri language.
  3. Dogri Lalit Nibandh
  4. Dogri language: Origin and development through different stages.
  5. Development of Dogri short-story, main trends & prominent short-story writers.
  6. Linguistic boundaries of Dogri and its dialects.
  7. A brief account of Pre-independence Dogri Literature: Poetry & Prose.
  8. Development of modern Dogri Poetry and main trends in Dogri Poetry.
  9. Satrang (A collection of one-act plays) The following pay wrights: Vishwa Nath Khajuria, Ram Nath Shastri, Jitendra Sharma, Lalit Magotra and Madan Mohan Sharma

4. Prepare a study plan

Pre-planning for anything is important, and if we talk about the UPSC Mains exam. We can’t ignore this part. for better results planning before implementation is mandatory. 

  • Make a monthly, weekly, and daily plan to schedule your study time including your other activities plan too.
  • Make a list of your weak parts. 
  • Set the time for your language paper preparations.

5. Practice previous years of UPSC Mains exam question papers for the Language paper: Practice regularly the previous year of the question paper of the Dogri language. With the best reference book which is already provided.  

6. Who can go for the Dogri language paper for the IAS Exam? 

Dogri language is a Northern Indo-Aryan language spoken by about five million people in India, Mainly in the Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir. It is also spoken in western Himachal Pradesh, and the northern Punjab region. It is the ethnic language of the Dogras.

Candidates can opt for the Dogri language if they have graduated in the literature of Dogri language as the main subject. It is highly recommended for people who are good in the language. The syllabus is more or less static and limited.  They may score well in Paper 1 which is like GS but Paper-2 can be the eliminating factor if it is not covered properly. Literature subjects are less informative.

  • If candidates are creative then it’s perfectly good for them
  • Understandable 
  • Strength for those who have a good writing skill
  • depth in philosophy required

7Preparation time candidate needs to manage for Dogri Language paper 

UPSC Mains Dogri language paper, 5 to 6 months is enough for the candidate if they study Dogri for 10 to 13 hours per week. Else it also depends on their recalling capacity of what they learned in their graduation, or from the concept of graduation. Here, we are sharing the unique strategies for the Dogri language learning, which help you to score well in UPSC IAS Mains Exam. 

  • Thorough knowledge of the syllabus of the Dogri language paper is a must for the Aspirants. 
  • Clear the basic concept of the Dogri language to handle paper 2 
  • Every language demands good writing skills, so work on vocabulary.  
  • Attempt the essay question at last with at least 40 minutes to spare. Write it in a simple and effective language. Write the essay after winding up the other sections. so, candidates write and elaborate the essay accordingly, without wasting time. 
  • Reading habits of newspapers of the Dogri language, that candidates opt for at least 15-20 minutes every day improves their writing skills and they can also be aware of the recent and modern writing patterns of their language.  
  • The important part of the Preparing for the Dogri language paper for the UPSC Exam is solving the previous year’s question paper.