The Revolutionary Aspect of Pashto Tapa

Abstract Tapa is the oldest and most popular form of Pashto folk literature. It is Tapa which has remained the most useful source of expression of sentiments of Pashtuns especially female folk. Tapa has given place to many subject i. e social, religious, romantic, political, cultural etc. In this paper I will seek to highlight its revolutionary aspect with examples.

S Shahid Ali Shah