Faqir Shah Miskin in the Light of his Folk Poetry

Abstract

Pashto has her rich folklore-Literature. Since 19th century, many scholars attempted to gather it and published. Charbeta, Nemakai, Loba and Robaee etc are included in folklore but its poets are well known. Faqir Shah Maskin is one of them. Though, he devoted himself to the modern ghazal later, but his poetry of the folklore nature still in the minds of the mass.

Mazhar Ahmad, Shahbaz Muhammad