Journal of Research (Urdu), BZU - Multan

(جرنل آف ریسرچ (اردو

Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan (Pakistan)
ISSN (print): 1726-9067
ISSN (online): 1816-3424

احمد ندیم قاسمی کی تنقید کے فکری زاویے

  • Dr. Sabina Awais/
  • Dr. Muhammad Afzal Butt/
  • December 31, 2020
Intellectual Sides of Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi's Critical Writings
Qasmi Criticism Ideology MANI TALASH Critical

Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi was one of the greatest names in Urdu literature. He had great contributions in fiction writing, column writing and criticism in Urdu literature. He was also considered a great personality who set precedents in critical literature. He showed importance of ideological principles in Urdu literature. He had very deep vision regarding literary ideologies and critical thinking. He described Allama's work in MAANI KI TALASH in detail. He published six literary collections in a period of twenty years which also included speeches and processions. He also got many publications in very renowned literary journals and produced many critical reviews in Urdu literature. He highlighted writer's hegemony, carelessness, national issues, nation's philosophical mental capabilities. His articles are the result of thorough study and critical thinking which greatly inspired their readers. These literary works reflect untiring work and utmost seriousness of the writer. Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi was appreciated across the board due to his deep critical thinking and outstanding literary work. He also wrote about different genres in Urdu literature and presented his views related to various social and progressive movements. He took up many important questions regarding critical ideologies and wrote answers to many questions in a very strong way. This article focuses on ideological aspects of critical writings of Qasmi.



احمد ندیم قاسمی، تہذیب و فن ،(لاہور: پاکستان بکس اینڈ لٹریری ساؤنڈ، ۱۹۷۵ء)

احمد ندیم قاسمی،معنی کی تلاش، (لاہور:اساطیر پبلشرز، ۲۰۰۳ء)

منوّر ملک، پس تحریر، (لاہور: بک مارک، ٹمپل روڈ لاہور، ۱۹۹۳ء)

احمد ندیم قاسمی، علامہ محمد اقبال،(لاہور: غالب پبلشرز، ۱۹۷۷ء)

اسلم فرخی، ندیم نامہ،( کراچی: ادارۂ تصنیف و تالیف و ترجمہ،۲۰۱۵،)

احمد ندیم قاسمی، پس الفاظ، (لاہور: اساطیر پبلشرز، ۲۰۰۳ء)



Dr. Sabina Awais

Assistant Professor

Department of Urdu, G.C Women University, Sialkot



Dr. Muhammad Afzal Butt

Associate Professor/ Chairperson

Department of Urdu, Govt College Women University, Sialkot


  • 0092 301 633 22 11
  • website


Type: Article
Volume: 36
Issue: 2
Language: Urdu
Id: 5fef2b292d056
Pages 41 - 54
Discipline: Urdu
Published December 31, 2020


  • 95
  • 38
  • 38


Journal of Research (Urdu) uses Creative Commons license Authors, retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.