Poetry, written in any language, has a kind of healing energy. To be able to creatively express unquantifiable and complex human emotions is a rare talent and Urdu poets like Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib, have done complete justice to it.
No wonder Ghalib remains one of the greatest Urdu poets of all time.
In the following video, veteran Bollywood actor Kader Khan explains the meaning and context of Ghalib’s poetry.
The Event: SHAAM-E-GHALIB
Venue: American Int. School, Kuwait city
Date: June 12, 2009
Video: Zishan Mohmad Mir
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