Dogri is spoken in the Jammu region of India and Pakistan. It is a member of the Indo-Aryan branch of the Indo-European language family. Dogri is closely related to Hindi and Punjabi. It is written in the Devanagari script.
Dogri has two main dialects, Jammu Dogri and Pathankot Dogri. Jammu Dogri is spoken in the Jammu region of India. It is also spoken in the Mirpur district of Pakistan. Pathankot Dogri is spoken in the Pathankot district of India.
Dogri is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India. It is recognized as a regional language in Jammu and Kashmir. Dogri is also spoken in the neighbouring states of Himachal Pradesh and Punjab.
Dogri is an official language of Jammu and Kashmir. It is also one of the languages of the Union Territory of Ladakh.
Dogri literature is rich and includes works in various genres such as poetry, novels, short stories, and plays. Notable Dogri writers include Mahajan Bharat, Ram Nath Shastri, and Nand Kishore Acharya.
Dogri is also spoken in some parts of Nepal.