The Religious consciousness in Intezar Hussain,s legendry collection “kankari”

  • Dr. Saima Iqbal Lecturer, Department of Urdu, Government College university, Faisalabad
  • Shirin Ghazala M.Phil Scholar, Department of Urdu, Govt. College University, Faislabad
Keywords: Intezar Hussain, religious consciousness, kankari, short story


Intezar Hussain, s legendary collection “Kankari” shows the connection of religious with the earth. It turns out that all religious are one and the same, with different paths leading to the same destination.Then they realiza that religion, heaven and hell and everything is on this earth. In which the reward process is of special importance. In this article religious consciousness is presemted in Intezar Hussain, s legendary collection“Kankari”.


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