Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Your Cart (0)
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Language and Literature > Ghalib: His Life and Poetry
Displaying 3925 of 4487         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Ghalib: His Life and Poetry
Ghalib: His Life and Poetry
Description

From the Jacket:

Mirza Ghalib will always remain a part of India's natural heritage. None before him composed Urdu poems as beautifully as he did; none after him. His thoughts elevate us and touch the innermost recesses of both our mind and our heart. His poems create magic - the words flowing like enchanting music from a flute.

In this volume, the reader will get a glimpse of Ghalib's personality as well as his poetry. In the first section, Ali Sardar Jafri, one of the greatest Urdu litterateurs, gives a brief biographical sketch of Ghalib and an appreciation of his personality and poetry. Then follow translations of excerpts from Ghalib's letters. In the second section, some of Ghalib's most beautiful couplets and ghazals are rendered into English from Urdu and Persian, by the distinguished writer Qurratulain Hyder.

 

CONTENTS

 

Foreword
by Rafiq Zakaria
vii
PART I: GHALIB by Ali Sardar Jafri 1
Ghalib 3
Excerpts from Ghalib's Letters
Translated from the Urdu by Qurratulain Hyder
23
Introduction 25
PART II: HIS POETRY
Translated by Qurratulain Hyder
65
Poems translated from Persian 69
The Ideal Men 71
A Persian Ghazal 74
To My Beloved 76
Charagh-i-Dair (Temple Lamps) 79
Abr-i-Guhar-Bar (The Pearl-Showering Cloud) 82
Poems translated from Urdu 85
Ghazal 87
Selected Couplets 89
Ghazal 99
Selected Couplets 100
Odes to Ali 106

Click Here for More Books Relating to Ghalib

 

Ghalib: His Life and Poetry

Item Code:
IDE529
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2002
ISBN:
8120721675
Language:
English
Size:
8.5" X 5.5"
Pages:
120
Price:
$13.50   Shipping Free
Notify me when this item is available
Notify me when this item is available
You will be notified when this item is available
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Ghalib: His Life and Poetry

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 8180 times since 15th Oct, 2009

From the Jacket:

Mirza Ghalib will always remain a part of India's natural heritage. None before him composed Urdu poems as beautifully as he did; none after him. His thoughts elevate us and touch the innermost recesses of both our mind and our heart. His poems create magic - the words flowing like enchanting music from a flute.

In this volume, the reader will get a glimpse of Ghalib's personality as well as his poetry. In the first section, Ali Sardar Jafri, one of the greatest Urdu litterateurs, gives a brief biographical sketch of Ghalib and an appreciation of his personality and poetry. Then follow translations of excerpts from Ghalib's letters. In the second section, some of Ghalib's most beautiful couplets and ghazals are rendered into English from Urdu and Persian, by the distinguished writer Qurratulain Hyder.

 

CONTENTS

 

Foreword
by Rafiq Zakaria
vii
PART I: GHALIB by Ali Sardar Jafri 1
Ghalib 3
Excerpts from Ghalib's Letters
Translated from the Urdu by Qurratulain Hyder
23
Introduction 25
PART II: HIS POETRY
Translated by Qurratulain Hyder
65
Poems translated from Persian 69
The Ideal Men 71
A Persian Ghazal 74
To My Beloved 76
Charagh-i-Dair (Temple Lamps) 79
Abr-i-Guhar-Bar (The Pearl-Showering Cloud) 82
Poems translated from Urdu 85
Ghazal 87
Selected Couplets 89
Ghazal 99
Selected Couplets 100
Odes to Ali 106

Click Here for More Books Relating to Ghalib

 

Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy

Related Items

Ghalib : GHALIB IN TRANSLATION
Item Code: IDG587
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ghazals of Ghalib
by Aijaz Ahmad
Paperback (Edition: 2012)
Oxford University Press
Item Code: NAF317
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Persian Ghazals of GHALIB
by Yusuf Husain
Hardcover (Edition: 2010)
GHALIB INSTITUTE
Item Code: IDG250
$27.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Mirza Ghalib: 100 Famous Ghazals (Text, Transliteration and Translation)
by Dr. Sarvat Rahman
Hardcover (Edition: 2011)
Abhinav Publications
Item Code: NAC331
$30.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ghalib: A Hundred Moods
Item Code: NAJ716
$70.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
DIWAN-E Ghalib (Writing, Text, Transliteration & Translation)
by SARVAT RAHMAN
Hardcover (Edition: 2003)
GHALIB INSTITUTE
Item Code: IDG191
$60.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ghalib Ke Khutoot (Urdu) (Set of 5 Volumes)
Item Code: NZF920
$85.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Mirza Ghalib: A Biographical Scenario
by Gulzar
Paperback (Edition: 2012)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDE215
$31.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ghalib: The Man, The Times
by Pavan K. Varma
Paperback (Edition: 2008)
Penguin Books
Item Code: NAD862
$23.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Selections From Diwan-E-Ghalib
Item Code: NAE216
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now

Testimonials

I recently ordered a hand embroidered stole. It was expensive and I was slightly worried about ordering it on line. It has arrived and is magnificent. I couldn't be happier, I will treasure this stole for ever. Thank you.
Jackie
Today Lord SIVA arrived well in Munich. Thank you for the save packing. Everything fine. Hari Om
Hermann, Munchen
Thank you very much for keeping such an exotic collection of Books. Keep going strong Exotic India!!!
Shweta, Germany
I am very thankful to you for keeping such rare and quality books, DVDs, and CDs of classical music and even Dhrupad which is almost unbelievable. I hope you continue to be this good in your helpfulness. I have found books about rare cultural heritage such as Kodava samaj, Dhrupad and other DVDs and CDs in addition to the beautiful sarees I have from your business, actually business is not the right word, but for lack of a word I am using this.
Prashanti, USA
Shiva Shankar brass statue arrived yesterday. It´s very perfect and beautiful and it was very carefully packed. THANK YOU!!! OM NAMAH SHIVAYA
Mª Rosário Costa, Portugal
I have purchased many books from your company. Your packaging is excellent, service is great and attention is prompt. Please maintain this quality for this order also!
Raghavan, USA
My order arrived today with plenty of time to spare. Everything is gorgeous, packing excellent.
Vana, Australia
I was pleased to chance upon your site last year though the name threw me at first! I have ordered several books on Indian theatre and performance, which I haven't found elsewhere (including Amazon) or were unbelievably exorbitantly priced first editions etc. I appreciate how well you pack the books in your distinctive protective packaging for international and domestic mailing (for I order books for India delivery as well) and the speed with which my order is delivered, well within the indicated time. Good work!
Chitra, United Kingdom
The statue has arrived today. It so beautiful, lots of details. I am very happy and will order from you shop again.
Ekaterina, Canada.
I love your company and have been buying a variety of wonderful items from you for many years! Keep up the good work!
Phyllis, USA
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2017 © Exotic India