Here are some facts of Dr. Allama Iqbal that you must know on the celebration of Iqbal day 2021 in Pakistan. This article is a tribute to this national hero. This is necessary for every Pakistani kid to know all about Allama Iqbal. So, g down and read about your national poet.
Who was allama iqbal?
Allama Iqbal is a poet, philosopher, and politician from Pakistan. He is highly regarded as the national poet of Pakistan and is considered one of the most popular figures in Urdu literature. Allama Iqbal is a strong advocate of the political and spiritual revival of Islamic civilization. He is most famous for his poetry collections, as well as more than a thousand Persian and Urdu ghazals, many of which continue to be recited.
Allama Iqbal is the national poet of Pakistan. He was the man behind the idea of Pakistan. He is respected as the poet of the East. He was the man who inspired Quaid-e-Azam to take the path of freedom. He wrote an article in 1930 which was published in the form of a booklet named as ‘The Reconstruction of Religious Thought in Islam’. This booklet has become the basis of the movement of freedom in the subcontinent. Allama Iqbal is the one who inspired Quaid-e-Azam to take the path of freedom. He wrote an article in 1930 which was published in the form of a booklet named as ‘The Reconstruction of Religious Thought in Islam’. This booklet has become the basis of the movement of freedom in the subcontinent.
Why Iqbal day is celebrated?
Iqbal Day is celebrated on November 9th every year. Iqbal Day is an globally celebrated day, which was originated in Pakistan in 1977 under the supervision of then President Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. The day is celebrated to honor the national poet of Pakistan, Iqbal. The day is meant to provide awareness among the people crosswise the world on the poet’s teachings. The day holds special significance for the Pakistani people because on this day, in 1930, Iqbal was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, which he subsequently donated to the government, insisting that the prize money be used for the benefit of the people of Pakistan.
How Iqbal day is celebrated?
Iqbal day is celebrated with a lot of zeal and enthusiasm all over the country and especially in Bangladesh and Pakistan. This day is observed on the 9th of November which is the birthday of the great poet and philosopher Allama Muhammad Iqbal. Iqbal Day 2021 is celebrated by many schoolchildren and Iqbal day celebrations usually include different forms of competitions such as essay-writing, poetry-writing and reciting and singing his songs and poems. These days the education departments of the government and non-government schools organize Iqbal day celebrations and competitions and students take great interest in these activities.
Allama Iqbal Death
Allama Iqbal’s last days were spent in Lahore. He was born in Sialkot, Punjab, British India, but he spent most of his life in Lahore. In the last few years of his life, he suffered from nephritis, hypertension, and heart problems. He went to Europe for medical treatment, but he died in Zürich, Switzerland on 21 April 1938. He was buried in London.