Tagged: Allama Iqbal

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The Curious Case of ending of Rumi’s Masnavi

Persian (Farsi) is regarded as the language of beautiful verse and it is no surprise that Persia witnessed some of the world’s greatest poets including Hafiz, Shaykh Saadi, Hakim Sinai and Faridudin Attar to...

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The Living Spirtual Chain between Rumi and Iqbal

  Among all Persian Masnavis, Rumi’s Masnavi stands in a league of its own for its literary elegance and popularity. Rumi’s Masnavi is called Masnavi Maanvi respectfully since these are verses of the real...

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Allama Iqbal Tomb Photos

Allama Iqbal Tomb at Hazoori Bagh Lahore Urdu has witnessed a huge number of Posts and many a Philosophers, but when it comes to genre of Philosopher-Poet, Allama stands in a league of his...

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Allama Iqbal on Shakespeare, Rumi and Jesus

“To explain the deepest truths of life in the form of homely parables requires extraordinary genius. Shakespeare, Maulana Rum (Jalaluddin) and Jesus Christ are probably the only illustrations of this rare type of genius.”...

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A.R.Chughtai and Allama Iqbal

LAUNCH OF MURAQQA-I-CHUGHTAI: WITH FORWARD BY ALLAMA IQBAL In 1929, Abdur Rahman Chughtai the famous artist of the Indo-Pakistan sub-continent published his masterpiece “Muraqqa-i-Chughtai”—illustrated Diwan Ghalib. Allama Iqbal contributed a foreword to the book and praised...