'Suno log meri prem ki kahaani' - Quli Qutub Shah in His Elements
Quli Qutub Shah loved his flora and fauna, his people, and himself; he adored his romantic icons and eulogised them in his poetry.
अच्छी किताब अपने पाठक के लिए ऐसे दोस्त की हैसियत रखती है जो उस को कभी तन्हाई का एहसास नहीं होने देती, यह एक ऐसे हमसफर की तरह है जो अपने साथी को दूर दराज़ के इलाक़ों और शहरों की घर बैठे सैर करा देती है, आजकल हम करोना की वबा के कारण सफ़र नहीं… continue reading
A woman of substance, courage and resilience, she is an ideal example of how a woman may play different roles all through her life. She once expressed that life gave her the material for poetry in all its variety as a mother, observer, traveller and learner.
Shankara consumed poison to save humanity as Manto did to salvage life from its ugliness and literature from its sweet sermons. Manto was indeed the Neelkanth of Urdu fiction.
Poets have often represented night- now as an image, now as a metaphor, now as a symbol. And the way Urdu poets signify different dimensions of the night will definitely leave you spellbound. Here we present a constellation of seven couplets from the mesmerising galaxy of Urdu poetry.
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