Hadiths in Hadiths in the poetry of Khushal khan khattak the poetry of Khushal khan khattak

ABSTRACT

Khushal khankhattak is remarkably celebrated figure in the realm of Pashto poetry. He is made a profound study of Islam which left indelible imprints of his poetry. It was his extensive and deep study of Islam that invested his poetry with a sublime purpose and message. This research article is an attempt to collect those verses from his poetry which either directly narrate a hadith or allude to a hadith or give a poetic paraphrase of a hadith. For brevity’s sake only leading examples have been culled and the rest have been left out.

Dr. Badshah.i.Room Ali khel Daryab, Saeed Akhtar