LIVE From Mazar E Iqbal Lahore Iqbal Day To Be Celebrated 9th November
Iqbal Day To Be Celebrated Tomorrow . The 139th Iqbal Day will be celebrated tomorrow as the great poet and thinker of Pakistan Allama Iqbal was born on 9th November 1877. On that occasion, different organization like Nazrea e Pakistan Foundation, Tehreek Pakistan Workers’ Trust, PML, AILF and others will organize special ceremonies, events, conferences, debates in all the provincial, divisional, district and city headquarters in order to pay tribute to the services of the great poet for Pakistan Movement and Muslims. The main ceremony of Iqbal Day will be held on the tomb of Allama Iqbal where guard of honor will be presented and there will be change in cadets ceremony. Electronic and print media will present special programs.
After completing his early education from Sialkot, Allama Iqbal moved to Lahore where he started teaching in Oriental College after doing MA in 1899. He continued his poetry. He went to UK in 1905 where he studied Law and then he achieved degree of PhD in Philosophy from Munich University of Germany.
Dr. M Iqbal returned to India in 1910 and started law practice along with politics. He used his poetry to wake up the politically and ideologically scattered Muslims. He became member of Central Parliamentary Board in 1934 but later died on 21st April 1938 9 years before the creation of Pakistan.