Sultan Tipu Ki Waseeiat – سلطان ٹيپوکي وصيت

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Daana e Khudi (Possessor of knowledge of the self) – Episode 4 – اقبال اور تصور پاکستان

A program in urdu language with disussion on various aspects of the life and works of Dr. Sir Allama Muhammad Iqbal.

Host: Yosha Zafar Hayati

Topic: اقبال اور تصور پاکستان

Aired on Sahar TV (Iran) in 2007

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Khizar e Rah – Jawab e Khizar (Saltanat) – Allama Iqbal

This long poem is an allegory prepared to convey Allamah Iqbal’s philosophy on several social, economic and political problems facing the world in general and the Muslim world in particular.

The presentation includes part of the poem in which Khizer e Rah is answering Iqbal’s question about the State (Saltanat or Imperialism) in the light of Quranic verses and some explanation.

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Prof. Dr. Annemarie Schimmel on Allama Muhammad Iqbal

Dr. Annemarie Schimmel was an internationally acclaimed scholar, who dedicated more than fifty years of her life, to explain Islam to the West. She was a seeker of the truth. She traveled all over Muslim world, especially to Turkey, Pakistan and India to understand Muslims and Islam and the messages of mystical poetry of Maulana Jalaluddin Rumi, Shah Abdul Latif Bhattai, Lal Shah Baz Qalander, Sachal Sarmast, Rahman Baba, Khushal Khan Khattak, Baba Farid, Allama Iqbal and other mystical poets. Her scholarship served as a bridge between East and West, cultures and religions. In this video clip Dr. Schimmel reflects on Allama Iqbal’s Persian poetry.

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Allama Iqbal Poet of the East

Iqbal was the most eminent poet and philosopher of his age who dreamt of a separate homeland for the Muslims of the Indian Sub-continent. As a poet of high caliber he filled the hearts of Muslims with the zeal of life and inspired new insights in them to fight for self-reform and self-realization.

Urdu. Script: Dr. Anis Nagi. Commentary: Ahmad Aqil Rubi. Producer: Dr. Anis Nagi.

Released by Iqbal Academy Pakistan

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Budhe Baloch Ki Nasihat Baite Ko – Allama Iqbal (Independence Day Special)

Budhe Baloch Ki Nasihat Baite Ko is a poem from Armagha e Hijaz.

سورة النّحل

اپنے رب کے راستے کی طرف دانشمندی اور عمدہ نصیحت سے بلا اور ان سے پسندیدہ طریقہ سے بحث کر بے شک تیرا رب خوب جانتا ہے کہ کون اس کے راستہ سے بھٹکا ہوا ہے اور ہدایت یافتہ کو بھی خوب جانتا ہے ۱۲۵

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Persian(Farsi)Poetry by Allama Iqbal – Ghazal 03 Az Payame Mashregh

Persian Recitation and Urdu translation of 3rd ghazal from section Mai-E-baaqi* (the remaining wine) of payam-e-Mashriq..


This ghazal is a beautiful Example of Raanai-e-kahayal and Taghazul..

Published in: on July 15, 2009 at 10:34 pm  Leave a Comment  

Allama Iqbal in the eyes of Prof. Dr. Annemarie Schimmel

Dr. Annemarie Schimmel was an internationally acclaimed scholar, who dedicated more than fifty years of her life, to explain Islam to the West. She was a seeker of the truth. She traveled all over Muslim world, especially to Turkey, Pakistan and India to understand Muslims and Islam and the messages of mystical poetry of Maulana Jalaluddin Rumi, Shah Abdul Latif Bhattai, Lal Shah Baz Qalander, Sachal Sarmast, Rahman Baba, Khushal Khan Khattak, Baba Farid, Allama Iqbal and other poets. Her scholarship served as a bridge between East and West, cultures and religions. In these video clips Dr. Schimmel reflects on Allama Iqbal’s poetry.

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Allama Muhammad Iqbal (r.a) and Love of Prophet Muhammad (saws)

Video Lecture: Allama Muhammad Iqbal (r.a) and Love of Prophet Muhammad (saws). By Dr. Marcia Hermansen, Director, Islamic World Studies Program, Loyola University,Chicago. Delivered at International Mawlid un Nabi Conference held at University of Illinois at Chicago on August 26,27 1995, sponsored by Naqshbandiya Foundation for Islamic Education

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BILAL(RA) – BANG-E-DARA (by Tauseef Amin)

Allama Iqbal’s Poem BILAL from Bang-e-dara beautifully explained by DISNA member Tauseef Amin.

Read Here: http://disna.us/Bang-e-Dara/Part_1/bilal.html

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