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Cultural Event: Urdu Majils
December 1, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Please join us Saturday, December 1 for the next monthly meeting of Urdu Majlis, the Triangle’s Urdu Literary Forum. This Urdu Majlis will concentrate on the life and works of “The Poet of the East” – Allama Iqbal (1877-1938). Sir Muhammad Iqbal, widely known as Allama Iqbal, was a poet, philosopher and politician, as well as an academic, in British India who is widely regarded as having inspired the Pakistan Movement. Please arrive on time as a courtesy to others. Participants are invited to bring refreshments to share. This event is free and open to the public.
Co-sponsored by the Carolina Asia Center and the South Asia Section of the UNC Department of Asian Studies. Urdu Majlis is an intellectual endeavor with no political or religious affiliations. For more information call: Afroz Taj 919-851-1119 / 919-999-8192; Seema and Ashraf Faruqi 919-596-4792.