ISLAMABAD, Apr 21 (APP): A renowned poet known for his comic
poetry Anwar Masood on Thursday said that Persian language should be promoted to understand the real message of Allama Muhammad Iqbal, a National poet.
Speaking at an literary evening organized by National Press
Club with Anwar Maqsood here at NPC, he said that Allama Iqbal poetry can not be understood without understanding Persian language.
He said that a National Poet Allama Iqbal wrote three books in
Urdu, while remaining books in Persian language. He said that Persian is a language of teaching and education and it is an asset from centuries.