Nasir-i- Khusraw

Abu Muin Nasir b. Khusraw b. Harith al Kubad Hiyani- Persian poet and prose writer. Born in 1004 AD. He had interest in science , mathematics, and poetry from an early age. In 1045 AD he went for the Hajj and wrote his ” Safar Nama ” about his journey, and stayed in Mecca for 6 […]

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Shihab Isfahani

Mirza Nasr Allah – Persian poet of the Kadjar period ( 18th century AD ). Isfahani was born in Simrun ( Isfahan – modern day Iran ). He belonged to a family of military judges but he devoted himself to the study of Arabic and had an inclination to write poetry. As a result , in […]

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Shihab Turshizi

Mirza Abd Allah Khan Zand- Persian poet , born possibly in 1753 and started writing his poetry in his home town of Khurasan. In 1775, he left for Shiraz and his poetic ambitions took him from city to city and in 1778 he entered the service of the ruler of Afghanistan – Shahzad Mahmud Durrani Timur […]

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Insha

Insha Allah Khan- A leading and historic figure of Urdu literature. Born in 1757 in Murshiabad  ( India ) and whose family hailed from Irag. After having received a classical education in Arabic, Persian , and Turkish. He had compiled a Diwan of Urdu ghazals whilst still a child and in adulthood lived in Lucknow and […]

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Djawan

Mirza Kazim Ali- One of the pioneers of Urdu prose literature and was a Munshi ( Chronicler ) at Fort William College ( Calcutta ) in 1800. Djawan was a scholar of Persian and Arabic. Herote xhaste Urdu prose and also revised the Urdu transl Tt Boot Camp Games ation of the Quran, which was […]

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Kummi

Malik Muhammad – Born in Kum, Iran in 1528. He went to Kashan at an early age and stayed there till the age of 20. He also visited Kazwin where he spent time in the copmay of scholars and writers. Kummi was much sought after by the Safawid rulers and Persian dignatar Driverhound – Best Driver Update Software ! ies. In […]

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Takhallus

The word means ” freeing oneself, escaping from something ” It is a technical term of literary usage and has a 1) Literary form and is used as a transition from the introduction to the subsequent themes. From the Abbassid times poets and critics favoured transitions by means of one or two lines serving as a link […]

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Zarif

From the Plural , Zuraifa. It denotes in traditional Islamic society and literary life a person endowed with zarf ( elegance, refinement ). Zarif is considered a type of “adib “, “tazaruff ” , and is viewed as an intens eriacta ification of certain features , intellectual, literary, social, and personal – all of which are […]

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Hadjib

Yusuf Khass Hadjib- Tukish poet of 11th century AD whose work ” Kutadhghu Bilig ” – ” Wisdom of Royal Glory “, completed in 1069 , is the oldest monument of Islamic Turkish literature. Hadjib presented this work to the King Bughra Khan a El Juego Del Texto -75%- Como Conquistar A Una Mujer nd was […]

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Kashani

Shams al Shuara Kamal al Din- Persian poet of the early Safawid period. Born in 1500 Ad in Kashan and was a drapper by trade but became a professional poet. His work was appreciated at the Safawid Court and he also had contacts with the Mughal Kings of Deccan ( India ), where Akbar was also […]

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