ISSN(Print): 2709-9636 | ISSN(Online) : 2709-9644 | ISSN-L : 2709-9636


Aslam Ansari's Quartet


  1. Dabir Abbas
    PhD Urdu Scholar , Urdu Department , University of Sargodha, Sargodha
  2. Dr. Khalid Nadeem
    Head of Urdu Department and Eastern Languages , Sargodha University, Sargodha


Aslam Ansari is a prominent contemporary Urdu poet. As well as being a poet, he is also considered as an important Iqbal Shanaas, researcher and critic. He has not only shown creative excellence in Urdu but has also written excellent poetry in Persian, English and Saraiki. In Urdu, not only he has written Ghazal and Nazm, but a fair number of quartrains are his poetic assets. He aslso successfully experimented with writing the first Urdu blank verse quartrains (Rubaaiyat-e-Muarra). This study involves purposive sampling and for that purpose number of his quartrains have been selected and analysed. The purposive samples have been analysed with qualitive method of analysis. The qualitative method serves the desired purpose of poetic analysis and new meanings have been found with unique literary, linguistic, stylistic, dramatic and poetic features.


Aslam Ansari, Poetry, Quartrain, Rubaaiyat-e-Muarra, Subject, Style


Article # 5
Volume # 1
Issue # 2

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DOI Number: 10.47205/makhz.2020(1-II)5
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