Sahitya Academy holds symposium on Sheikh-ul-Aalm (RA)
Srinagar, October 19(Scoop News) - Jammu, October 19(Scoop News)- Coinciding with the 574th annual Urs of revered Sufi saint, Hazrat Sheikh Noor-ud-Din Wali (RA), the Sahitya Academy, New Delhi in coordination with the Kashmir Markazi Adab-w-Saqafat, Chrar-i-sharief and J&K Information department, organized a mega literary function at Chrar-i-sharief to highlight Hazrat, Sheikh’s (RA) contribution in Socio-religious transformation of Jammu and Kashmir.
The hectic literary activities included “Meet the writer” programme by
Prominent literary figurers, Director, Centre for Research on Sheikh-ul-Alam studies, Prof. Bashar Bashir, Prof. Shad Ramzan, Prof. Naseem Shafai, Executive Member,
On this occasion, three books including “Yene Sapdakh Faramosh” of Yasin Madhosh, “Ishiq Rahim” of Late, Abdullah Wani and Naat-i-Shafi-ul-Muznabin (PBU) by Sofi Poet, Faqir Nisar Ahmad Dildar were also released. Commentaries/analysis on these books were read by Bashir Chirag, Ali Ahsan and inayat Gul respectively.
Faqir Nissar Ahmad Dildar and Dr. Darakh Shan Indrabi were awarded with Khilat-i-Noor, an honour, by
Later, a Mehfil-i-Musharia was also conducted in which poets recited their latest poems
Prof. Bashar Bashir informed the audianc that Centre for Research on Sheikh-ul-alam studies has prepared Urdu versions of Reshi Namas of Baba Khalil, Baba Kamal and Baba Naseeb-ud-Din Gazi so that researchers in other languages could also work on the poetry and life of Hazrat Sheikh (RA), which has a Universal value transcending the boundaries of time and space. He said authentic and research based poetry collection of Hazrat Sheikh (RA) is expected to be published next year.
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