اشفاق احمد اور بانو قدسیہ کے افسانوں کا موضوعاتی تقابل

Thematic comparison of Ashfaq Ahmad and Banu Qudsia's fiction

  • Musfirah Shafiq M.Phil Scholar, Department of Urdu, Govt. College Women University, Faisalabad.
  • Dr.Tayyaba Nighat Assistant Professor, Department of Urdu, Govt. College Women University, Faisalabad.
Keywords: Ashfaq Ahmad, Bano Qudsia, All-round personalities, Creation, Art, Reality, Religious aspect, Sufism, Spirituality

Abstract

Ashfaq Ahmed and Bano Qudsia are versatile personalities. Both of them have blessed Urdu literature with precious treasures. Ashfaq Ahmed and Bano Qudsia have experimented in also different genres as well as novel, fiction and drama. The source of their fictional themes is the environment in which the changing values ​​of the new age, various social and societal problems and attitudes is depicted. They have presented the ground realities rather than the imaginary world, his various stories are firmly rooted in the socio-cultural, traditions and foundations in which all sections of the society are mentioned. Both Ashfaq Ahmad and Bano Qudsia have a deep passion for Sufism, so in their writings, we see the flowers blossoming of Sufism and spirituality. Both of them art’s is a beautiful blend of their environment and personalities. Ashfaq Ahmed and Bano Qudsia are the shining stars of Urdu literature in the terms of personality, art, style and thought. Their names shine in golden letters on the sky of Urdu literature.

      References in Roman Script:

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  8. Bano Qudsia, Ilzam se Ilzam Tak,(Mashmola),, Atash Zair-pa, Lahore, Sang-e-Meel Publications, 1988, p.88

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Published
2024-06-06
How to Cite
Shafiq, M., & Nighat, D. (2024). اشفاق احمد اور بانو قدسیہ کے افسانوں کا موضوعاتی تقابل : Thematic comparison of Ashfaq Ahmad and Banu Qudsia’s fiction. Zauq-E-Tahqeeq, 6(2), 102-108. Retrieved from http://zauq-e-tahqeeq.com/index.php/ZT/article/view/212