Impact of Rehman Babaon Poetry of Ali Khan

Abstract

Rahman Baba the versatile Pashto Classic poet known as the poet of humanity has leftdeepimpactnotonlyonthepoetsofmodernagebutalsoonthepoetsofhistimeas well. Same is the case with the Indian style poet Ali Khan. The artistic and subjective impact of the poetry of Rahman Baba is clearly seen in the poetry of Ali Khan. This research paper attempts a comparative study between their poetries. Furthermore, it declares Ali Khan as one of the followers of Rahman Baba. But it should also be very clear that he followed Rahman Baba to some extent, not completely.

Shahab Aziz Arman, Saleem Ur Rehman