Iqbal: In the Light of Early Poetic & Prose Creations

  • Dr. Zeenat Afshan Assistant Professor, Department of Urdu Ferdral Urdu University, Islamabad
Keywords: Allama Iqbal, Iqbal’s Poetry, Iqbal’s Prose, Urdu Poetry, Urdu Literature, Revolutionary Poetry


Allama Iqbal is known for his unique style, diction and philosophy as shown in his verse and prose. His early day’s poetry and prose show a clear path on which he developed his philosophical and revolutionary stance later on. His poetry and prose articles created up to 1908 needs to be analyzed separately keeping in view the specific relationship between them. This correlation discovers continuity in thought and philosophy during entire creative career of Allama Iqbal. This analysis and study reveal the fact that Iqbal from his early days was thinking about these great goals for which he later made efforts.