Patrioc Element in the Poetry of Shah Abdul Laf Bhiai

Abstract


Shah Abdul Laf Bhiai, the greatest of Sindhi poets, has very impressively portrayed human feelings and emoons in his poetry. He has parcularly depicted patrioc spirit in his sublime verse. Shah jo Risalo, the collecon of his poetry, contains a number of verses underscoring his deep love for his motherland, Sindh. Many Surs (Melodies), as the chapters of his Risalo, have lines presenng his patrioc feelings. Especially in Sur Marui Laf expresses his love for his nave land through his mouthpiece Marui, a historically significant folk character of Sindh.

Saeed Ahmed Soomro