Tagged: Allama Iqbal

Saroor-e-Rafta : Sadequain Painting of Iqbal

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.”...

Ishaq Moosli : A.R. Chughtai

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...

Hand Writing of Allama Iqbal

17 Manusctipts of Hand Writing of Allama Iqbal

Baal-e-Jibreel [Wings of Gabriel] was after Bang-e-Dara was a real leap for Iqbal. It’s where Khudi is unleashed and the real journey begins. It is not surprising that he named his compilation Nishaan-e-Manzil initially. As...

Iqbal Verses Javidnama

Signs of God: Iqbal’s verses from Javid Nama

Just like the Signs of God are infinite Oh Traveler, then how can the journeys and paths ever end?   زانکہ آیات خدا لا انتہا ست اے مسافر جادہ را پایاں کجا ست In Allama Iqbal’s Javidnama,...