Complaint and Answer (Shikwa and Jawab-i-Shikwa) - Marjorie Cowley

Feb 2, 2020

The Magnificent Poem by Allama Iqbal

Welcome to Marjorie Cowley, your ultimate destination for exquisite literary works. In the world of arts and entertainment, books and literature hold a special place. Here, we delve into the fascinating realm of poetry with a focus on the renowned Urdu poem, 'Complaint and Answer' (Shikwa and Jawab-i-Shikwa) by Allama Iqbal. We proudly present Marjorie Cowley's remarkable translation of this masterpiece.

Unraveling the Essence

'Complaint and Answer' (Shikwa and Jawab-i-Shikwa) is an extraordinary poetic composition that showcases the genius of Allama Iqbal. Written in Urdu, this poem encompasses profound themes, captivating imagery, and a deep exploration of human emotions. Marjorie Cowley beautifully captures the essence of Iqbal's words, ensuring that the English translation retains the elegance and power of the original verses.

Emotional Journey Through Poetry

As you immerse yourself in Marjorie Cowley's translation of 'Complaint and Answer', you embark on a transformative emotional journey. The poem delves deep into the human soul, exploring the various aspects of life, spirituality, and the perennial struggle between man and the divine.

The Power of Complaint (Shikwa)

Allama Iqbal's 'Shikwa' laments the state of the Muslim world, questioning the predicament of Muslims and expressing grievances. Cowley's translation beautifully captures the passion and intensity of Iqbal's words, allowing readers to experience the emotions that resonate throughout the poem.

The Resounding Answer (Jawab-i-Shikwa)

The 'Jawab-i-Shikwa' serves as a response to the complaints expressed in 'Shikwa'. In this section, Iqbal provides a profound answer, reminding humanity of its dormant potential, urging them to rise above limitations and embrace their true identity.

Exploring Allama Iqbal's Genius

Allama Iqbal was a visionary poet and philosopher, known for his role in inspiring the Pakistan Movement. His poetry presents a powerful call to action, emphasizing self-discovery, spiritual growth, and social reform. Through his remarkable poetic expression, Iqbal aimed to awaken the Muslim nation, encouraging them to strive for excellence in all aspects of life.

Marjorie Cowley's Remarkable Translation

Marjorie Cowley, an accomplished translator and author, presents her exceptional translation of 'Complaint and Answer (Shikwa and Jawab-i-Shikwa)'. Her profound understanding of Urdu poetry, combined with her mastery over the English language, allows readers to fully immerse themselves in the brilliance of Iqbal's words.

Cowley's meticulous attention to detail ensures that the translation maintains the essence and spirit of the original poem. She carefully captures the imagery, metaphors, and rhythm, preserving the beauty of Iqbal's artistry in every line. Through her translation, readers have the privilege of experiencing the profound impact of 'Complaint and Answer'.

Unlocking the Power of Poetry

'Complaint and Answer (Shikwa and Jawab-i-Shikwa)' by Allama Iqbal, brilliantly translated by Marjorie Cowley, immerses readers in the world of poetry, philosophy, and introspection. This captivating masterpiece compels us to reflect on our existence, stimulates our intellectual curiosity, and sparks a desire to explore the depths of the human experience.

Visit Marjorie Cowley today to discover the power and beauty of 'Complaint and Answer (Shikwa and Jawab-i-Shikwa)'. Enrich your literary journey with this exceptional translation that promises to leave an indelible mark on your soul. Immerse yourself in the magnificent work of Allama Iqbal and embrace the transformative power of poetry.

Why Choose Marjorie Cowley?

  • Unparalleled expertise in Urdu poetry translations
  • Commitment to preserving the essence of the original work
  • Detailed understanding of the nuances of Allama Iqbal's poetry
  • Impeccable command over the English language
  • Meticulous attention to maintaining rhythm, imagery, and metaphors
  • Passionate about sharing the beauty and wisdom of Urdu poetry with the world

Indulge in the Brilliance of 'Complaint and Answer'

Unlock the profound messages, immerse yourself in the captivating verses, and experience the sheer brilliance of 'Complaint and Answer (Shikwa and Jawab-i-Shikwa)'. Marjorie Cowley and Allama Iqbal invite you into a realm where words come alive, evoking emotions, and inspiring introspection. Embrace the power of literature and embark on a transformative journey today.

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