Even before the creation of Pakistan Jinnah and Iqbal unlike the leaders of today stood up in solidarity with Palestine.
Az Khwab e Giran Khez is a poem in Persian by Allama Iqbal the title translates to Wake Up From Your Deep Slumber. It calls on the Muslims and brings to them a picture of their present state, urging them to wake up and regain their glory.
OBITUARY OF ALLAMA IQBAL as printed in THE LONDON TIMES APRIL 22, 1938
Tasveer e Dard or The Portrait of Anguish is a touching and emotional poem by the great Allama Iqbal. Read with English translation.
The “Days of Allah” are the historical landmarks which reveal the movement of the Truth in history. Time and again, in the historical process, Truth triumphs over its rivals
During Allamah Iqbal’s life some people had attempted to create the impression of Iqbal’s leanings towards communism, basing their arguments on some verses in favour of communism and its ideology.
Pakistan and Afghanistan share deep-rooted historic bonds of culture, geography and faith. They also cherish common customs, languages, literature and heroes. This historic bond between the two nations was revived by Allama Iqbal - the national poet of Pakistan – through his poetry.
To some there may seem to be a contradiction in this view of taqdir given by Iqbal. But, according to Iqbal this contradiction arises due to the wrong concept of taqdir which the present Muslims in general have come to accept, due mainly to the Magian influence on Islam. Allama Iqbal has written so much about the concept of taqdir that it may require a complete book to fully explain and justify his views on this difficult issue.
The history of man is an infinite process of mutual conflicts, sanguine battles and civil wars. In these circumstances can we have among mankind a constitution, the social life of which is based upon peace and security? The Quran's answer is: Yes, provided man takes for his ideal the propagation of the "Unity of God" in the thoughts and actions of mankind. "The Horse of the Religion of Islam was originally born in Arabia. Now, do not brand him with the Seal of Greece! Similarly, don’t place the Table of Decadence7 in the armpit of a few (Muslim) children, who have just begun their education!"