Aziz Ahmad 'Aziz Moradabadi'

Rookie (03/03/1934 / Near Masjid Amin Saheb, Lal Bagh, Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India)

Aziz Ahmad 'Aziz Moradabadi' Poems

41. Love 12/22/2011
42. Immortality 12/22/2011
43. Tyranny 12/22/2011
44. In Memory Of My Mother 12/22/2011
45. In Praise Of God 12/22/2011
46. Knocked And Ran 12/22/2011
47. Three Murderers 12/22/2011
48. In A Good Mood 12/22/2011
49. Elegy On Jigar Moradabadi 12/22/2011
Best Poem of Aziz Ahmad 'Aziz Moradabadi'

Elegy On Jigar Moradabadi

ELEGY ON JIGAR MORADABADI

INTRODUCTION

Mr. Aziz Ahmad has written an Elegy on the Poet Haji Ali Sikander, commonly known as Jigar Moradabadi. The poem is in 48 stanzas of Eight lines each followed by 48 paragraphs of notes, one for each stanza. They explain the real mood of the stanzas. This is perhaps the first time that an Elegy in English on an Urdu Poet has been attempted. Elegiac poems in Urdu are common. The marsais of Anis and Dabir are long elegiac poems of unsurpassed beauty. An Elegy is literally a song or poem of mourning. The English examples are Lycidas, Adonais ...

Read the full of Elegy On Jigar Moradabadi

Fame

I sing a song in your honour O Fame!
It may be accepted though it be lame.
Very many are the charms of your name;
The great and small alike want you to tame.

You are in some places well-known as Fame;
While in others, you are nicknamed Defame.
This is only a difference of name,
Howsoever you are the one and the same.

[Report Error]