Baagh o bahar by Mir Amman. Identifier BaghOBaharPdfUnicode. Identifier-ark ark://t7wm6dv4c. Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Read Bagh-O Bahar (Urdu Edition) book reviews & author details and more at Mir Amman () was an employee of Fort William College at Calcutta. Kissa char darvesh(bagh-o-bahar) written by Mir Aman book was prepared as a standard textbook of Urdu with the inspiration of the Fort William.

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Please note that I haven’t compared Maulvi ‘Abdul Haq’s text with the original Fort William edition, so I’m presenting his Urdu text as a primary source in its own right.

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I’m only providing Urdu page images for the introductory material including ‘Abdul Haq’s introduction and the story of the First Darvesh.

There is no misunderstanding of each other’s position. Mir Amman’s introduction to Bagh-o-bahar famously provides an early account of the history of the Urdu language.

These traditional tales, intended as readers for language students, were largely restricted to a simple style– a style which at its ni was lively, clear, and unpretentious, and at its worst could be flat, monotonous, and childish.

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What I did do was to restore most of the comments by Smith that Forbes had omitted entirely; these appear in the notes within square brackets under the rubric ‘[S: In that work, the text I was chiefly studying was the dastan par excellence in Urdu: It is a story-or rather, five stories set within a single-frame story-very much in the style of the Arabian Nights. Our translator-in-chief Duncan Forbes himself also singled out the Qissah-e Hatim Ta’i for translation though he used a Persian version of the story, rather than the Fort William retelling.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. It’s an account that’s very convenient to Mir Amman’s British colonial sponsors, and one that is unfortunately still all too current. I am bringing on, with a great flourish, a fascinating pair of joined-at-the-hip translator-annotators who will act as guest editors for this extremely important text. This is a collection of articles archived for the excellence of their content.

Their appeal is truly universal. What a juicy and complicated little treat I have here for all you variously interested readers! Audible Download Audio Books. For further discussion see Chapter One, pp.

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The particular copy I’m using comes from my own collection, and it’s sacrificing its frail life with the stress of being handled, read, and scanned. In a passage that would surely tease and torment present-day historians, Mir Amman commented: I’ve corrected a few typos, but otherwise have basically left intact his remarkable and to me often wrong-looking parentheses, punctuation, and spelling. Eventually, though not at once, it became known as a strong influence on the development of Urdu prose.


So many kinds of interest converge in Bagh-o-bahar that I’ll have trouble restraining myself; but I’ll try to be brief, and to provide links to further information elsewhere. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

In view of his own literary and historical influence, this choice of his text makes a good deal of sense.

Cashback will be credited as Amazon Pay balance within 10 days. It has also been published in other scripts such as Devanagari, Gujarati and Roman English.

They capture moments of joy and happiness in their lives, as also their trials and tribulations.

It describes the norms, etiquettes, rites, rituals, attires, foods, utensils and jewellery. Anybody who’s interested can easily track the process in full detail by comparing the relevant texts.

Cashback within 3 days from shipment. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Azad Bakht, the king, has a son, his heir-apparent. We see in Bagh-o-bahar a famous and in many ways representative example of the Persian-Urdu qissah tradition.