Asst. Registrar Hindi Sahitya Academy, Gujarat State.
Asst. Registrar Urdu SahitAcademay, G.S.
Librarian M.D. Higher Secondary School.
Casual Sindhi News Reader come Translator, All India Radio, Ahmedabad.
Administrative officer, Topaz Finance Co.
Guiding Teacher Gujarat VidyaPeeth, Ahmedabad.
Sindhi Language professor Bhartiya Bhasha Sanskriti Sansthan.
Examinar Sindhi Subject M.S. University of Baroda.
Phd" Examinar, Language expert university of Mumbai, Karachi University, Sindh University, Ajmer University Open University, Islamabad-Pakistan.
Research scholar cultural ministry Govt" of India.
Member Board of Sindhi Studies, Gujarat University.
Member Sindhi Language Expert committee IGNOU, New Delhi University.
Member Sindhi Language Syllabus committee Avadh University.
Member Gujarat Rajya Shikshan Parishad, Govt. of Gujarat.
Member of New Education Policy, Govt. of Gujarat.
Member of New Education Policy 1990 implementation committee (Sindhi Language)
Vice chairman Gujarat Sindhi Sahitya Academy, Govt. of Gujarat.
Educational chairman, Akhil Bharat Sindhi Boli Sahit Parchar Sabha.
Chairman, Akhil Bharat Sindhi Boli Sahit Sabha.
President, Lions club of Ahmedabad.
Associated Presidenf Rang Karam Theatre.
General secretary Raskala Theater Unit.
Youth secretary, Akhil Bharat Sindhi Boli Sahit Sabha.
General secretary Gujarat Sindhi Patirkar Parishad.
General secretary Sindhi Lok Sahitya-Kala Kendra.
Member Central Hindi Directorate Govt. of India.
Member National Council for promotion of Sindhi Language (NCPSL) Govt. of India.
Member K" K. Birla Foundation Sarswati lit. Award com. Delhi.
Member People's Linguistic Survey of India (Bhasha).
Member computerization in Sindhi advisory committee CDAC Pune.
Worked as member of Editorial Language expert for preparing and translating Sindhi Language text books in Gujarat state.
Worked as an expert member Sindhi Language learning program National council for promotion of Sindhi Language, Govt. of India.
Worked as an expert Advisory committee member for compiling Sindhi ldioms, proverbs by lndian Instititue of Sindhology.
Member expert Advisory committee for preparing Sindhi books by open School Institution, New Delhi.
Member Gujarat Rajya Sanskiritic Praman Patar Board, Gandhinagar
Member of K.M. Munshi Janam Shatabadi Samiti, Govt. of Gujarat.
Literary career : Writer, Dramatist, folk lorist, Essayist, Short Story Children Literature, Critic, Research Lexicography, Translator, Journalist, Editor, Stage, T.V, AIR, Film writer, Director Columnist etc"
Dr. Jetho Lalwani has achieved literary eminence not only sindhi but also in Gujarati and Hindi languages. Renowned also as an accomplished theatre person. Lalwani is a major fiction writer, essayist, critic, Journalist, lexicographer, translator and also a scholar in folk, classical and medieval literature. Has remarkably contributed to propagation, promotions, preservation, enrichment and modernizatton of the Sindhi Language, which is stateless, minority language in India and is recognized in the Constitution of India.
His seminal work "sindhi folk songs of Bani" which brought doctorate and research fellowship on subject "Sindhi Kutchi lok Sanskrrt parampara" to him and was awarded Rs. one lakh prtze by Central Hindi Directorat Delhi Govt.of India, which added laurels to his literary career.
Shri Hiro Thakur, an eminent researcher scholar said about the work of Dr. Jetho lalwani that it was the first of its kind in India and really unparalled. He has been scholarly writing on folk literature, Sindhi language, litreature
and other arts including grammar in Gujarati and Hindi as well.
Shri Dr. Hasu Yagnik renowned educationist and famous Gujarati folk lorist appreciating Lalwani's deep study and profound knowledge of folk litreature and arts. said that "Sindhi Sangeet and Bhagat" and Sindhi folk Stories" was best books in Gujarati language.
The people's linguistic survey of India is a right based movement for carrying out a nation wide survey to identify, document and understand the state of Indian Languages especially languages of fragile, nomadic, coastal, island and forest communities. To take this linguistic survey and to achieve this objective, The Bhasha Research and Publication centre was founded in Baroda. Dr. Jetho Lalwani is active member, scholar and activists of PLSI and take survey of Sindhi Language in India and Sindhi dielact Jutki in Kutch region, An article on Sindhi-Jutki Language, origin of grammer, Folk litrature including Sindhi Literature is published in the book named Peoples Linguistic Survey of India-Gujarat- Bhasha 2010 in Gujarati edited by prof G N. Der,1, This kind of sindhi languistic survey has been done first time after partition in India by PLSI.
The book named "Kutch No Sarvangi Itihas", is prepared and published tn 2012 under kutch development council. Dr. Lalwani's research article named "Sindhi Language in Kutch" has been published. Under the editorship of Dr. Suresh Gautam, Dr. Veena Goutam. releting indian. Languages folklore books. Books are published in Hindi. The articles of Dr. Jetho Lalwani are also published related to Sindhi folk lore and Sindhi Language, books are as under.
Bhartiya Lok Sahit Kosh-2010
Bhaftiya Lori Sahitya Kosh-2014
Bhartiya Bal Lok Sahitya kosh-2014.
Bhartiya Bal Sahitya kosh-2014.
"Bhartiya Bhasha ki Pahichan" book is published under edtiorship of Dr. Siyam Tiwarr-2017 by vani publication, in this book. Dr. Jetho Lalwani's research article on "Sindhi Language" is included and published. In article origin and evolution of Sindhi Language. Significant linguistic features of Sindhi Language, including phonology, morphology and syntax, major dialects of Sindhi Language, Sindhi vocabulary stages, its growth, including preparation and post partition periods. historical writing systems (script) of Sindhi. Changes in structure in Sindhi Language and social condition ets. are included.
An article "Sindhi Language in India" (research) is published "Sindhi Boli" Sindhi Language research Journal) of Sindhi Language Authority, Govt. of Sindh Pakistan 2010. Same article is published in "Sindhu Jyot" quarterly journal of Sindhi Academic Delhi-2017 edited by Shri MohanHimthani. Dr. Lalwani's book named "Sindhi Bhasha Sahitya" 2018 in Gujarati also
includes origin, development history of Sindhi Language, vocabulary, scripts. Linguistic features, phonology, dialects etc and also included Sindhi folk literature of Sindhi is translated in Gujarati and relation of Sindhi Language with other Languages like Sanskrit. Pale, Apbhransh, Gujarati are shown.
Dr. Jetho Lalwani book "Sindhi Sahitya Ek Parichya"-2006 (in Hindi) is published.In this book origin, expansion of sindhi language geographical Areas of sindhi language, speaking areas, scripts, sindhi literature periods, ancient (1000 to 1522 BC.), classical, medieval and modern (1522 to 1853 BC.), (1843 BC to til today of language & literature) literature and folk literature’s subject are covered.
In this book classical poets, KaziKadan (1431-1551), Shah Latif (1681 -1751), Mahamati Prannath (1618-1694), Shah Lutafali Kadri (1611 to 1679), Sachal (1739-1829), Sami (1743-1850) etc poets, writer's are covered. Literature and writers of Medieval period from BC 1522 to 1843 BC are also included.
Dr. Jetho Lalwani is first sindhi folk lorist who is doing field work to collect sindhi folk lore in Bani-Katch area, Jaiselmer, Barmer, Rajsthan also. Dr. Jetho Lalwani is a first scholar in India. Who started a project for sindhi folk literature research, collection propagation, promotion and publish under the umbrella Sindhi Sahit Academi Gujarat-State, more than twelve books hare been published. Sindhi Folk Litrature of ancient Sindhi trible like Jat, Sama, Soomra, Mutwa, Halepota, Sodha etcs covers including Jatki, Sodhiki, Mutwaki dialects of Sindhi Language.
A book name "Sindhua Ja Geet" 'Songs of Sindhu-folk songs' has been Published in 2008 in Sindh Pakistan by Dr. Iamal Jamro. In this book from India folk lorist Dr. Jetho Lalwani's contribution of Sindhi Folk Lore in India is included.
Dr. Jetho Lalwani attended International conferences of Indian Folk Lore congress under the chairmanship of International Folk Lorist Prof. Jawaharlal Handoo
Dr. Jetho Lalwani has been teaching Sindhi Language to non sindhis at Bhartiya Basha Sanskrit Sansthan, Gujarat Vidyapeeth since 2002. Dr. Jetho Lalwani is a first Educationist who taught Sindhi Language through Gujarati medium to non Sindhis by AIR Ahmedabad under Media Language learning scheme.
Dr Prem Prakash renowned in the field of Sindhi literature said that Jetho Lalwani had never failed to save the language and literature specially folk literature while working any organizations and executed literary
events as well as brought out wonderful publications specially folk lore, Sindhi language, grammar,Medieval period literature and dictionaries.
Dr Jetho Lalwani's passion for Sindhi language and commitment to literature never restricted him across geographical borders to significantly contribute to domain of culture. He also contributed across border in Sindh-Pakistan in International literary seminars and delivered, produced research papers on various topics of classical poets, medieval period literature and folk lore.
Dr Jetho Lalwani has been a reviewer of Ph.D thesis in the universities of Mumbai, Ajmer, Gujarat and also of Sindh in Pakistan, Karachi, Sindh and Islamabad universities. As a critic, folklorist and exportations of sindhi classical poets Shah, Sachal, Sami, Quazi Qadan Lalwani presented his scholarly papers at seminars and conferences in India and abroad,
Dr. Jetho Lalwani attended Shah Sachal Sami (classical poets of Sindhi language) lnternational conference on 2008 and International conference of classical poet of SindShah Abdul Latif conference in 2012 and 2014 at Bhit Shah-Pakistan and presented research Papers on classical poet Shah Latif papers were published in research journal of Sindh.
Late Shri Gobind Malhi opined that Lalwani was a multifaceted personality and was one of very few litreary gaints who had contributed their seminal constructive research work to sindhi language and literature. Sharpening and excelling Dr Lalwani's tools of folk litreature are sindhi language, creative writings and research. He continues his literary journey for more than five decades.
Dr. Jetho Lalwani contributed more than sixty research papers, authored more than 85 Books in Sindhi, Gujarati & Hindi and continues contributing in the field of Sindhi Language, Literature & folk Litrature and education.
In Madan Jumani's celebrated artist words "Jetho Lalwani has relentlessly been working and toiling for Sindhi Language, folk literature and theatre including folk theatre. An organization in himself Jetho Lalwani continues to influence contemporary Sindhi readership with his writings, research and intellectual.
Dr Jetho Lalwani is aacknowledged Language Scholar and active activist in the development of Sindhi Language. The details about his major works are given in Biodata under this scheme.
Folk lore (Sindhi)
Bania Jo Sindhi lok Adab
Sindhi lok natak
Sindhi folk lore
Bania Ja Sindhi lok geet (Thesis)
Sindhi lok Rang
Sindhi Kutchi Lok Sangeet-Lok Nirtya
LokAdab kala ja munhija sanskar
Bani Saquafat Sindhi Kachhi lok
Sindhi Kachhi lok Tiahzeebe Rawaltoon
Geetan Jo Guldasto Lada Sindhi folk
Sindhi Bhagat Shaitya
Sindhi Boli ka lok sahitya
Sindhi katchhi lok sanskiriti parmpara
Sindhi lok kathao
Sindhi Sangeet - Bhagat
Adab jo sengar
Sindhi Sant Sahit
Gujarat Sindhi Maznoon Navisi (Edited)
Sindhi Sahit Darpan
Sindhi Saldty Ek Parichya
Sindhi Bal Sahitva
Sindhu nu vaheto neer
Sindhi Bhasha Sahitya
Hindi Sindhi Gujarati
GuftSu (flow to leam sindhi) Translation
SindhiGujarati Dictionary (on Editorial Board)
Tuhinja Gam MuhinjaAhin (One Act Play)
[Iadaso (Radio Play)
Khuni Chambo (Aids Radio Serial)
Aakhreen Sindhi (One Act Plays)
Pyar Ja Rang (Fihn Script)
Band Danvaja (Edited)
The Game (Soeen Plays)
Aau ta Parchun Pan Men (Edited)
Natak Ain Rangmanch Kala
Natak Kala Jo Vikas
Sindhi Natya Daraban
Vatan Je Sadke
Maua Aia Baaru (Science)
Azadra Jo Parwano Hemu Kalani
Sindhi Natak Parampra
Mazia Ja DundhlaAkas
Deep Dhartia Ja
Mur Na Visiran Sindh
Akashi Yatra (Science)
Tirangi Roshini (One Act Play)
Bal Rang Munch
Biliea Jo Sabur (Stories)
Muchhir Mamo (One Act Plays)
Kitabi Kero (Stories)
Rajpath Jo Rahi (Stories)
Sindhi Natya Boomi
Tara Dukh MaraChha (One Act Play)
Sindhu No Vaheto Neer
Gobind Malhi (Monograph)
Translations (Gujarati to Sindhi)
Quatil Keer (One Act)
Jaduea Chido (Children Novel)
Gul Banji Achijae (Novel)
Kunwaran Kayo Kamal (Three Act Play)
Amirt Khathaun (Stories)
Peeda Ain Ahisas (Novel)
Ba Nateak Kar (One Act Plays)
Ali Baba Gum (Children Novel)
Shriman Feru Firki (ThreeAct Play)
Shadi Th Kar (ThreeAct Play)
Sindhi to Gujarati
Kaniya Fari Thi Iovee Chhe (Stories)
Guru Nanik Jeevan Darshan (Biography)
Ghar Ek Mandir (ThreeAct Play)
Nish Kalank Devta (Novel)
Sindhi Sahit Na Sitara (Biography)
DewarAne TashNa Patta (Stories)
Sanbhandh (One Act Plays)
Hindi to Sindi
Sasu Ser-Nuhu Sava Ser (Three act play)
Awards / Honours:
Best literary Award, National Council For Promotion of Sindhi Hyderabad, Sind.
Sahitya Akademi, Tranlation Award
Rashitry Dharam Hindi Sevi Sanmarl Lukhnow
Litb Time Acheivement Award-NCPSL, Delhi.
Nagrik Samman Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation
Best Literary Hindi tar book Award, Sindhi Kutchi Lok Sanskriti Parampara (Folk Lore) by CFD. Govt. of India.
Language (NCPSL), (H.R.D.) Mini. Govt. of India). Delhi. 20AI
One Literary Award from Gujarat Sahitya Academy, Gandhinagar. 2002
Gourav Puriskar of Rs. 25,000/- Sindhi SahitAcademy, Govt" of Gujarat