Poets

ibne safi, writer, urdu writer, literature

Ibne Safi – The Supreme Mystery Writer of South Asia

Ibne Safi: A Sensation Ibne Safi; whose real name was Asrar Ahmad was a prolific writer who engaged thousands of readers in South Asia especially Pakistan and India for nearly 30 years (1952-1979). He was in fact the pioneer of detective novels in Urdu. His…

allama iqbal, national poet, philosopher famous personalities of Pakistan,

Remembering Allama Iqbal:Shair-e-Mashriq’s 78th Death Anniversary

Allama Iqbal: The Man On 21st April 1938, a man who was a poet, philosopher, lawyer, educationist, politician, and social reformer all molded into a single personality, left this world for his eternal abode. He was known as the ‘Poet of the East’, the ‘Architect…

dara, stage_play, pakistani_play, pakistani_,music, sufi

History Revisited as Dara Arrives in London

A Matter of Prestige: Dara Staged at the National Theatre Ajoka Theatre is known for addressing social issues and giving a strong message through their plays, but with ‘Dara’ which was first shown in 2010 at Lahore; they took on an immense challenge which makes…

Historical Art in Pakistan

Art as a Cultural Phenomenon Art is a collective term used to signify a vast array of cultural as well as historic traditions that signify a certain civilization, or era. Art can be considered the single richest phenomenon that distinguishes different aspects of a culture…