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Legendary poetess Parveen Shakir remembered on her birthday [The Nation] 24 Nov, 2015

LAHORE: Legendary poetess Parveen Shakir was remembered on her 65th birth anniversary across the country on Tuesday. The social media, in particular, could be seen flooded with posts about the poetess. 

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="hi" dir="ltr">Woh apni aik zaat mein qul kainaat tha...,,dunya kay hur faraib say milwa diya mujhe.. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/HappyBirthday?src=hash">#HappyBirthday</a> Parveen Shakir</p>&mdash; Mehreen Zahra-Malik (@mehreenzahra) <a href="https://twitter.com/mehreenzahra/status/669042795399680000">November 24, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">In her poetry one hears a sad but distant sea.<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ParveenShakir?src=hash">#ParveenShakir</a> seems to speaking to me,we infact all in her poetry.<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/RIP?src=hash">#RIP</a></p>&mdash; Soneh Gobur (@Im_farru) <a href="https://twitter.com/Im_farru/status/668994676091781120">November 24, 2015</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Hearty Happy Birthday to the beautiful &amp; unforgettable <a href="https://twitter.com/_ParveenShakir_">@_ParveenShakir_</a></p>&mdash; Ali Thaheem (@alithaheem) <a href="https://twitter.com/alithaheem/status/668869834172719105">November 23, 2015</a></blockquote>
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Parveen Shakir was born on 24 November, 1952 in Karachi. She was one of those female poets who could be regarded as pioneers in defying tradition by expressing the “female experience” in Urdu poetry.

Parveen Shakir was the first female poetess who expressed emotions and feelings of a young girl in a realistic manner. Spontaneity in expression was the hallmark of her poetry that mesmerized the young lot especially girls.

“Khushbu” gave her a dream start and then her road to success never stopped. She employed mainly two forms of poetry in her work Gazal and Free verses. Her poetry is a subtle and beautiful combination of classical traditions and modern sensitivity.
Her prominent work is based on feminism, romanticism and social stigmas. It won’t be wrong if we say that she was the first woman poet, who used the word ‘larki’ in her writings in a man dominated Urdu poetry. Her poetry is a reflection of feminine perspective on love, romance, aloofness, separation and intimacy.


    
 
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