Impact of Rabindra Nath Tagore on Shaikh Ayaz`s poetry
Rabindranath Tagore was not only a Bengali poet, novelist, short-story writer, lyricist playwright, essayist, painter, educationist, and the multi-dimensional man, who introduced new forms of prose and poetry in Bengali language and literature, but He was highly influential in introducing Indian culture to the West and vice versa, he is generally regarded as the outstanding creative artist of early 20th-century India. In 1913 he became the first non-European to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature. He was a real genius; who is best-known in the East as well as in the West, for his philosophy and creative writings. Tagore’s poems are virtually untranslatable. The melody and ecstasy he seeped into his poems, is spectacular and unique. For his multifaceted and marvelous literary works, he achieved immense popularity among all classes of the East and the West. The poetry of Tagore not only contains natural beauty and environmental splendor but it interprets human virtues and all other substances and panoramas related to the earth and sky. He is very rich in content, quality, versatility and aesthetics. No doubt poetry of Tagore is a mystical mirror, in which we can see inner face and objective beauty of the universe. The research paper discusses different aspects and similarities discernible in the poetry of Shaikh Ayaz and Rabindranath Tagore. From a comparative and comprehensive study of both poets poetry, this paper tries to prove with examples that Shaikh Ayaz has accepted significant influence of Rabindranath Tagore in his poetry.
Dr. Fiaz Latif. (2018) شيخ اياز جي شاعريَء تي رابندرناٿ ٽئگور جا اثر, Sindhi Boli (Research Journal), Volume-11, Issue-2.