Team

Cataloguing Team

Ray Alif
Ray Alif is currently a PhD candidate in Persian literature at the University of Exeter, UK. He is the founder of Faiz-e-Zabaan.
DAILY CATALOGUE by Ray Alif

Deepak Jois
Deepak Jois is a computer programmer who is passionate about languages. He is studying Urdu at the Mahatma Gandhi University in Wardha, India. With his skills in Devanagari, Deepak is helping Faiz-e-Zabaan to build a Devanagari catalogue on Urdu. Deepak has also transcribed several letters of Ghalib into Devanagari script, which are accessible here.
DEVANAGARI CATALOGUE by Deepak Jois

Hina Fathima
Hina Fathima studies political science at Haverford College, U.S. She is interested in journalism, and in learning Urdu and Arabic. She is helping Faiz-e-Zabaan with cataloguing articles in English as well as in the Devanagari script.
ARCHIVE CATALOGUE by Hina Fathima

Promotion

Umar Shaikh
Umar (aka Homayoun) fosters a deep love for Urdu that brings him to help Faiz-e-Zabaan with its promotion activities over social media. He is currently a High School student in Canada with an interest in Comparative Literature – even though his parents are steering him towards medicine. He also has an interest in learning languages. He is currently learning Persian (Farsi) to accompany his English, Spanish, French and of course, Urdu. He can be contacted via facebook here.