VRPC Aims To Make Cultural Literature Available To Schools, Colleges

VRPC aims to make cultural literature available to schools, colleges

ISLAMABAD, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 14th Nov, 2016 ) : Virsa Research and Publication Center (VRPC) aimed to make regional folk literature available in the national language to promote greater understanding and to make cultural literature available to schools, colleges, universities and social scientists. Talking to APP Executive Director Lok Virsa Dr. Fouzia Saeed told APP that the original research works in all regional languages of the country along with urdu renderings of the Regional text are published.

"It conducts and commissions research in all sub-fields of folk and traditional heritage like oral traditions (folk songs, romantic folktales, nursery rhymes; etc), children games, celebrations at birth and weddings and others," she said. Dr. Fouzia said that since the institute has currently no branches in other regions, a network of writers, scholars, universities, colleges and schools has been involved to carry out the task at the regional level.