Islamic poetry
Islamic poetry is poetry written by Muslims. Islamic poetry has been written in many languages.
Beginning with the migration of Muhammad and his followers to mecca (A.D. 622), also known as the Hi...
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Sufi poetry
Sufi poetry has been written in many languages, both for private devotional reading and as lyrics for music played during worship, or dhikr. Themes and styles established in Punjabi poetry, Sindhi poe...
Swahili poetry
Swahili literature is, generally speaking, literature written in the Swahili language particularly by Swahili people of the East African coast and the neighboring islands. It may also refer to literat...
Gabriel's Wing
Bal-i-Jibril (Urdu: بال جبریل‎; or Gabriel's Wing; published in Urdu, 1935) was a philosophical poetry book of Allama Iqbal, the great South Asian poet-philosopher, and the national poet of ...
Shikwa and Jawab e Shikwa
Shikwa (Urdu: شکوہ‎) (Complaint) and Jawab-e-Shikwa (Urdu: جواب شکوہ‎) (Response to the Complaint) are poems written by well known Urdu language poet Muhammad Iqbal, which were lat...
The Rod of Moses
Zarb-i-Kalim ضربِ کلیم (or The Rod of Moses) is a philosophical poetry book of Allama Iqbal in Urdu, a poet-philosopher of the Indian subcontinent. It was published in 1936, two years before his death...
Shah Jo Risalo
Shah Jo Risalo (Sindhi: شاھ جو رسالو) is a poetic compendium of famous Sindhi Sufi poet Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai. In fact, it is many compendia, for Shah Abdul Latif's poetry in various forms of Bayt...
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What should then be done O people of the East
Pas Chih Bayad Kard ay Aqwam-i-Sharq (or What should then be done O people of the East) was a philosophical poetry book of Allama Iqbal in Persian, the great poet-philosopher of the Indian subcontinen...
Karbala Ta Karbala
Karbala Ta Karbala is a collection of Marsias, or more appropriately Marasi, by Waheed Akhtar, a noted Urdu poet and critic. He also wrote Ghazals and nazms and an epic, Shahr-e Hawas, which is consid...
Kulliyyat-e-Hasrat
The Kulliyyat-e-Hasrat is the collection of the poetry of Bahr-ul-uloom Hazrat Moulana Maulvi Muhammad Abdul Qadeer Siddiqi Qadri (Hasrat), the former Dean and Professor of Theology of the Osmania Uni...
Tosun Bayrak
Sheikh Tosun Bayrak al-Jerrahi al-Halveti (Istanbul: 1926) is an author, translator and Sufi. He served as a government official in Ankara, Honorary Consul of Turkey in Morocco and is the Sheikh of t...
The Philosophy of Supplication
The Philosophy of Supplication (Parsi: فلسفه دعا, ) is a famous Islamic/Iranian prayer, Written by Ali Shariati. It is written in poetic tense and regards the human life and a human's relation with Go...
Ustad Sibte Jaafar Zaidi
Syed Sibte Jaafar Hassan Zaidi (Urdu سید سبط جعفر حسن زیدی/ ALA-LC: Sayyid Sibt-i Jaʼfar Ḥasan Zaidī) was a Pakistani professor, scholar, advocate, poet, author, social worker and classical religious...
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Hamd
A hamd (Arabic: حمد‎), "Praise" in English, is a word that is usually written in Arabic, Persian, Punjabi, or Urdu and means a poetic piece in praise of God. The word "Hamd" comes from the Q...
Madhumalati
Manjhan Madhumalati is an Indian sufi text, written in the 16th century by Mir Sayyid Manjhan Shattari Rajgiri.
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Message from the East
Payam-i-Mashriq (Urdu: پیامِ مشرق‎; or Message from the East; published in Persian, 1923) is a philosophical poetry book of Allama Iqbal, the great poet-philosopher of the Indian subcontinen...
Naat
A Na`at (Arabic: نعت‎) is a poetry that specifically praises the Islamic prophet Muhammad. The practice is popular in South Asia (Pakistan and India), commonly in Urdu or Punjabi language. P...
Sicilian Questions
Sicilian Questions, al-Masa'il al-Siqiliyya in Arabic, is the name of Ibn Sabin's masterpiece, one of the leading representatives of the Andalusian mystic of the 13th century. Its doctrines are marked...
Qaṣīda al-Burda
Qaṣīdat al-Burda (Arabic: قصيدة البردة‎, "Poem of the Mantle") is an ode of praise for the Islamic prophet Muhammad composed by the eminent Sufi, Imam al-Busiri of Egypt. The poem whose actu...
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Coleman Barks
Coleman Barks (born April 23, 1937) is an American poet, and former literature faculty at the University of Georgia. Although he neither speaks nor reads Persian, he is nonetheless renowned as an inte...
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Al-Wabil al-Sayyib
Al-Waabil as-Sayyib min al-Kalim at-Tayyib (Arabic: الوابل الصيب من الكلم الطيب ) is a book by Islamic scholar Ibn Qayyim Al-Jawziyya.
The book was written while a student of Ibn Taymiyyah as an ...
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Iblees Ki Majlis-e-Shura
Iblees Ki Majlis-e-Shura (English: The Parliament of Satan) is an Urdu poem written by Muhammad Iqbal in 1935. It describes the meeting of the Devil and his advisers, and they discuss the current ...
Nizari Quhistani
Nizari Quhistani (died 1320 CE) was a 13th-century Ismaili author and poet, who lived in the time of the Imam Shams al-Din Muhammad. Nizari was born into a family of landed gentry approximately a deca...
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Naat Khawan
A Naat Khawan (Urdu: نعت خواں‎) or Sanaa Khawan is a person who recites the Naat, i.e. poetry in praise of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.