Author: Muhammad Ammar

The Liberating Walls of the Ghazal Nirvana

This piece aims to quite literally walk you through a ghazal — Gulon Mein Rang Bhare (Filling the Flowers with Colour) — penned by Pakistani Marxist poet  Faiz Ahmed Faiz in 1954 while he was in Rawalpindi’s Montgomery prison for his communist beliefs. Walking with you is  Ali Sethi, a young classical singer who breathes life into the poetry

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