Shamsur Rahman Farooqi: the person and poet

  • Muhammad Mohsin Khalid Lecturer, Department of Urdu,Govt.Shah Hussain Associate College, Lahore
Keywords: Urdu, Poetry, Criticism,Ghazal, Literature, Shabkhoon, Diction, Modernism


This article covers various aspects of Shamsur Rahman Farooqi's personality and poetry. Shamsur Rahman Fariqi is a poet who has seen the personality of a poet who has gained fame as a critic but who has not revealed his poetic qualities. By studying the generalities of Shamsur Rahman Farooqi, one gets the impression that a person can act as an example in many directions at the same time. Shamsur Rahman Farooqi was a successful man of letters whose creativity made Urdu and literature valuable sources of capital. In this article, an attempt has been made to see Shamsur Rahman Farooqi as a poet, and his words have been critically evaluated.

How to Cite
Khalid, M. M. (2023). Shamsur Rahman Farooqi: the person and poet. Zauq-E-Tahqeeq, 5(1), 11-22. Retrieved from

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