Firaq Gorakhpuri: The Poet of Pain and Ecstasy reveals how the poet's loveless marriage found its way into his melancholic poetry I have been a silent admirer of Firaq Gorakhpuri. For years I have heard about him from my colleagues, many of them ... The Hindu, 6 days ago
Warts and all - The Hindu, 2 months ago
Bhopal, Mar 29: A function in memory of eminent poets late Firaq Gorakhpuri, Dr. Rahi Masoom Raza and Sahir Ludhianvi will be held at Mulla Ramoozi Sanskriti Bhavan at 7 pm on March 30. In function to be held under the aegis of Urdu Akademi, Shri ...Newshence.com, 1 month ago
My gratification though was only delayed, not denied. A few weeks after I came back to Delhi, Roli Books came up with Ajai Mansinghs biography of Firaq. Called Firaq Gorakhpuri: The Poet of Pain and Ecstasy, the book grabbed my attention. Initially though I ...The Hindu, 6 days ago
By Murtaza Razvi An existential quest In his poetry, which was by his own admission only a tool to convey his ever evolving thought, Iqbal raised many a magnificent existential question: Who am I? What am I here to do? What is my role, for ...DAWN Group, 1 month ago
12:18 am Mumbai : Jameel Gulrays is a man with a mission: A mission to bring the best of Indian literature to Gen X, Y and Z. Katha Kathan, Gulrays bi-lingual storytelling sessions in Urdu, his mother tongue and the original language in which the ...The Freepress Journal, 1 month ago
How has the Indian State, in principle and practice, given shape to the essential ingredients of the secular principle and composite culture? Vice-President Hamid Ansari attempted to answer this question in a recent speech. Our founding fathers gave us a Constitution that encapsulates in its text the ideals and values of People of India. The first among these is Justice and, as John Rawls put it, 'Rights secured by justice are not subject to political bargaining or to the calculus of social ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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