KARACHI, Dec. 02. (APP) : Ms. Parveen Shakir is one of the most
famous female Urdu poetess for all time. Her fantasy and romantic
style of lyrics makes her work worth reading again and again.
These remarks were made by Ms.Farzana Saleem, Chairperson of
FPCCI Standing Committee Real Estate Consultant while speaking at a
reference to pay tribute to great poetess Ms. Parveen Shakir on her
death anniversary organized by Karwan-e-Millat Pakistan, said press
release here Friday.
Ms. Farzana Saleem said Parveen Shakir is one of the legendary
female Urdu poet who started saying poetry in early childhood.
Prominent author and intellectual Hafiz Nasimuddin said that her
contributing to Urdu poetry and literature is immense and she will be
remembered for as long as the Urdu literature exists.
Professor Ms. Rukhsana Khan said her famous book “Khushboo” earned immense recognition and popularity worldwide.
Qari Idrees said Parveen Shakir has subsequently written other
volumes including Sad-barg, Khud Kalami, Inkar and Kaf-e-Aina.
That’s why Parveen Shakir was awarded by one of Pakistan’s
biggest honor ” Pride of Performance” for her excellent contribution
to Urdu poetry.
Ms. Nasima Amin, Waqar Zaidi and Irfana Masood and Ms. Shazia also
addressed the function and said that she portrayed the issues related
to the women diligently and gives the message of hope to women.
She is the poetess of present and future.
She beautifully highlighted our social attitudes and perceptions
in her poetry.
The speakers said that she was a self-made woman and adopted
purely eastern style in her poems.
She is a sensitive woman who expressed her personal experiences
and feelings in her poetry.
They said that she will remain alive through her poetry and
researches should be done on her poetic collection.