Iqbal is admired as a prominent poet by Indians, Pakistanis, Iranians and other international abdul hameed adam poetry books pdf of literature. In 1923, he was knighted by King George V, granting him the title “Sir”. The Pakistan government officially named him “National Poet of Pakistan”. Iqbal Day, is a public holiday in Pakistan.
Iqbal’s house is still located in Sialkot and is recognized as Iqbal’s Manzil and is open for visitors. His other house where he lived most of his life and died is in Lahore, named as Javed Manzil. The museum is located on Allama Iqbal Road near Lahore Railway Station, Punjab, Pakistan. His grandfather’s name was Sheikh Mohammad Rafique.
His ancestors were Kashmiri Brahmans of the Sapro clan and had converted to Islam around 200 years ago in the time of Bud Shah. Iqbal’s mother, who died on 9 November 1914. Iqbal expressed his feeling of pathos in a poetic form after her death. Iqbal’s mother Imam Bibi, a Punjabi Muslim from Sialkot, was described as a polite and humble woman who helped the poor and her neighbours with their problems. Who would wait for me anxiously in my native place?
Who would display restlessness if my letter fails to arrive? Who will now think of me in midnight prayers? When I became fit to serve thee, thou hast departed. Iqbal was four years old when he was admitted to the mosque to learn the Qur’an. His first marriage was held in 1895, when he was 18 years old, shortly after he had completed his Intermediate and enrolled at Government College, Lahore.
The bride, Karim Bibi, was the daughter of physician Khan Bahadur Ata Muhammad Khan. Iqbal was influenced by the teachings of Sir Thomas Arnold, his philosophy teacher at Government college Lahore. Arnold’s teachings determined Iqbal to pursue higher education in the West, and in 1905, he travelled to England for that purpose. During Iqbal’s stay in Heidelberg in 1907 his German professor Emma Wegenast taught him about Goethe’s Faust, Heine and Nietzsche. Iqbal had a great interest in Islamic studies, especially Sufi beliefs. Much of it can be evident from his poetry, in which apart from the independence ideologies he also explores concepts of submission to Allah and following the path of Prophet Muhammad.
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Iqbal, after completing his Master of Arts degree in 1899, began his career as a reader of Arabic at Oriental College and shortly afterwards was selected as a junior professor of philosophy at Government College Lahore, where he had also been a student in the past. He worked there until he left for England in 1905. The poetry and philosophy of Mawlana Rumi bore the deepest influence on Iqbal’s mind. Deeply grounded in religion since childhood, Iqbal began concentrating intensely on the study of Islam, the culture and history of Islamic civilisation and its political future, while embracing Rumi as “his guide”. Iqbal’s poetry has been translated into many European languages, at the time when his work was famous during the early part of the 20th century. Iqbal’s Asrar-i-Khudi and Javed Nama were translated into English by R. Iqbal was not only a prolific writer but was also a known Advocate.
He used to appear before the Lahore High Court in both civil and criminal matters. There are more than 100 reported judgments to his name. In 1933, after returning from a trip to Spain and Afghanistan, Iqbal suffered from a mysterious throat illness. Iqbal ceased practising law in 1934 and was granted a pension by the Nawab of Bhopal. In his final years, he frequently visited the Dargah of famous Sufi Ali Hujwiri in Lahore for spiritual guidance.