Rakhshanda Jalil

Setting out for a place

Haj in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Oct 01, 2011

Dipped in the heart’s blood

Faiz's English-language prose, on the whole, does not carry the resonance of his Urdu poetry.

Jan 27, 2011

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