Khushwant Singh has been translating Urdu verse for years. His passion for Urdu poetry is evident in his definitive translations of Iqbals Shikvaa and Javaab-e-Shikvaa. In this new collection, he and Kamna Prasad have brought together their favourite Urdu verse for lovers of the Urdu language and all who love poetry.
Lucid and resonant, this treasury is a classic.
Mohammad Rafi Sauda * Meer Taqi Meer * Bahadur Shah Zafar * Zauq * Mirza Ghalib * Daagh Dehlvi * Akbar Allahabadi * Iqbal * Firaq Gorakhpuri * Adam * Faiz Ahmad Faiz * Habib Jalib * and many more