Tagged: Wazir Dayers

nusrat fateh ali khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan sing Kalam of Allama Iqbal

Dear Brother W, Allama Muhammad Iqabal’s Urdu poetry was often high-brow Urdu, with Persian words that not all speakers of Urdu know. As you know my understanding of Urdu is very rudimentary and you...

Arif and Irfan

Arif and Irfan: Letter by Wazir Dayers

An ‘ārif is someone who possesses ‘irfān, i.e. knowledge or wisdom that is not obtained through the ordinary senses, but in a mystical way. Such a person might therefore be an enlightened one. An...