My Fetid Orthodoxy

We are all aware of the fact that there are intellectual classes of people. There are masses and then there are those people who think a bit differently. They have an eye that sees things that masses tend to ignore. Masses are called masses because they make up the majority of the people in any culture or nation. Every time an event takes place, masses would want to rush to conclusions, and since they are not always well informed they would soon arrive to a generally accepted or easily comprehendible verdict. It serves…Read more …
Movie Review – Edwood

Movie Review – Edwood

So I almost ventured to write a review for this particular movie but then I stopped. I thought it's better to have the person who actually recommended this movie to me to write the review as well. And besides once I read what he wrote, whatever I had in mind sounded so much ordinary. So here is the review for Edwood. A delightful movie that I thoroughly thoroughly enjoyed and I thought it was one of those gems that need more appreciation from more people. Can your heart stand the true facts of the…Read more …
Book Review – A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)

Book Review – A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)

What do I say about this O my brothers..Okay I won't go into the nadsat mode, and also I have a confession to make. First time I opened this book was a year ago or something and I actually thought it was a corrupted epub! I thought alright let's put this one on hold as I wasn't really excited about it back then. When I got back to it a few days ago, I did a little research for a change and found out it was the language that the author uses, not…Read more …

Kuch bhi nahe

Kuch bhi nahe Shokhi-e-rang-o-mahtaab kuch bhi nahe Taazgi, Tashna sahaab kuch bhi nahe Arzu gul ki betaab kuch bhi nahe Dard-e-janaan ka taryaaq kuch bhi nahe Ahmari shaam ki, saaheri aankh ki Toba baad-e-hashar, Nafl baad-e-qasr Ehd-e-haazir mein Yazdaan ye leil-o-nahr Sarnigun ikhteyaraat kuch bhi nahe Bin kali koi sayyaad kuch bhi nahe ~ArqumRead more …
فلسفہ

فلسفہ

فلسفہ افکار جوانوں کے خفي ہوں کہ جلي ہوں  پوشيدہ نہيں مرد قلندر کي نظر سے  معلوم ہيں مجھ کو ترے احوال کہ ميں بھي  مدت ہوئي گزرا تھا اسي راہ گزر سے  الفاظ کے پيچوں ميں الجھتے نہيں دانا  غواص کو مطلب ہے صدف سے کہ گہر سے! پيدا ہے فقط حلقہ ارباب جنوں ميں  وہ عقل کہ پا جاتي ہے شعلے کو شرر سے  جس معني پيچيدہ کي تصديق کرے دل  قيمت ميں بہت بڑھ کے ہے تابندہ گہر سے  يا مردہ ہے يا نزع کي حالت ميں گرفتار  جو فلسفہ لکھا نہ گيا خون جگر سے .. (اقبال)Read more …