Category Archives: Poems

Faiz Ahmed Faiz and the Bangladesh Liberation War (1971)

After a brief visit of about ten days, I returned from Dhaka at the end of 2011, which happened to be the fortieth birth anniversary of Bangladesh. During my stay, I interacted with academics, scholars, and lay people about the … Continue reading

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Imaginary Pathways

When we started on this journey, Neither you nor I did know We have started walking Like the child’s first few baby steps.   Then one day we look back, And we see we have traveled far From what was … Continue reading

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