Urdu as a language has been an important vehicle for conveying ideas and feelings of all kinds. Besides love poems, odes and other forms of expression, the idea of freedom and equality has been uppermost in the minds of writers of Urdu Language. Urdu has been a rare language nurtured and evolved on the idea of synthesis of various cultural streams and traditions. This month Mehfil will present and discuss a selection from Poetry and Prose written on the subject of Nationalism, Freedom and Independence to coincide with the occasion of 15th August.
Date: Tue 11th August
Place: Prithvi Adda