Bedil Poems In English

Selected Couplets: Abdul Qadir Bedil

Selected Couplets: Abdul Qadir Bedil

A short introduction of the poet: Mirza Abdul Qadir Bedil (1642-1720) popularly known as Bedil was a poet of the Indian school of Persian poetry. Ethnically an Uzbek (some say Hazara), his ancestors lived in what is now Afghanistan. Bedil was either born in India or migrated soon with his family and...

Bedil In The Light Of Henri Bergson

Bedil In The Light Of Henri Bergson

Bedil In The Light Of Henri Bergson (An unpublished article of Iqbal) Edited by: DR. TEHSIN FIRAQI Introduction Iqbal was a poet of immense erudition. He benefited from the literary and philosophical sources of the Orient and the Occident alike. His literary production mainly consists of poetry but ...

Like Candles, Trees Eat The Root Here

Like Candles, Trees Eat The Root Here

Like Candles, Trees Eat The Root Here Nothing in this world is perfect This entire world is subject to extinction Like candles, trees eat the root here Getting filled and emptied from oneself is the best Mirror the ascent and descent of the moon If you have knowledge of the passing time You will see...

Silence Is Not The Answer

Silence Is Not The Answer

Silence Is Not The Answer We search for Your signs We are amazed by what we find We are silent because words cannot portray You Weep of joy and amazement when thinking of You Our awareness cannot justify You Signs of Your existence everywhere All that is concealed and revealed in the mirror Who is t...