Poem - Shikwah by Allama Iqbal - 1 (+Subtitle)

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Shikwah (The Complaint) by Allama Iqbal [Part 1].This famous Urdu poem is written in 1911 at Lahore. Here Iqbal is complaining to Allah about the condition of Muslims. He was then a Professor of Philosophy at Government College, Lahore. A year later he wrote Jawab-e-Shikwah (Response to the Complaint). Shikwa is from Bang-i-Dara [1924], Iqbal's first philosophical poetry book in Urdu.I dedicate this work to Iqbal, the great poet-philosopher of Islam.Credits:Edited by: Praizor,Audio Compilation: Iqbal Academy Pakistan,Voice: Muhammad Ali (Pakistani Movie Star),English translation: Dr. M.A.K. Khalil,Pictures: Flickr & OthersFor more information on this poem see its English translation on Iqbal Academy's site:(1) http://www.allamaiqbal.com(2) http://www.allamaiqbal.com/works/poet

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