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Urdu poetry book “Sadayen Tez Thee Lekin
…..” Released by kokan Literary Circle (KLC),
Kokan Literary Circle, Kuwait, organized a grand
function for the release of Urdu Poetry Book “ SADAYEN TEZ THEE LEKIN…” ,which
is a collection of Urdu Poetries by the young and famous poet ,Mr. Sabir Omar
Galsulkar, at Hotel Red Fort, Sharq, Kuwait.
Kokan Literary Circle (KLC) is one of the
oldest Urdu Literary wings in Kuwait.
In the recent past, the Circle has successfully organized many events, like
memorable evening for the renowned poets Sharaf Kamali and Abdullah Sajid etc.,
under the able leadership of Mr. Moh’d Saleh Burud, who is a renowned businessman & well known name in
the Social and Literary circle of Kuwait.
Mr. Sabir Omar Galsulkar is a prominent
name in Urdu Literary Circle
as a poet and literary critic. He has been attached to various literary
organizations in Kuwait and
working in various capacities like General Secretary for Kokan Literary Circle, Press Release Secretary
for ARBAB-E-FIKR-O-FUN, and active member of Writers’ Forum, Kuwait.
Also, it is purely his immense love of Urdu
language which propelles him to publish the Urdu E- Magazine NISHAT, from Kuwait
since the last three years, free of cost. Now, his first Urdu Poetry Book
“SADAYEN TEZ THEE LEKIN” is released in Kuwait.
Mrs. Maimoona Ali Chougle, President of the
Writers’ Forum, Kuwait, compeered the entire
proceeding in a very eloquent way.
The program started with the recitation of
Holy Quran by Hafiz Shamshuddin Darwe.
The Compere welcomed the guests and invited
Mr. Mohammad Saleh Burud, Dr. Saleha Jawad Musa, Author’s father Mr. Omar Abdul
Rahman Galsulkar, and finally the author, Mr. Sabir Omar Galsulkar, on the
Dr. Saleha Jawwad Al Moosa, an eminent
Scholar, presided over the ceremony while Mr. M. Saleh Burud, was the Chief Guest
of the evening.
After the brief introduction of the author,
his book was formally released by Dr. Saleha Jawwad Al Moosa. Then the author
was invited for his own presentation.
Speaking on the occasion full of emotion,
Mr. Sabir Omar praised at length the education and culture imparted by his
parents. He also expressed his heartfelt gratitude to the Almighty for the love
and kindness & affection bestowed on him through his daughter and spouse.
He expressed his gratitude to all his friends
and senior poets, particularly Mr. Abdullah Sajid and Mr. Ayyub Qasim Karjikar
for their guidance.
Further, Mr. Sabir presented some of his
Gazals and Poems from the released book and got great applause from the audience.
The local famous poets, Mr. Ayyub Qasim
Karjikar, Mr. Abu Shahid and Mr. Masood Hassas presented poetic tributes to the
author, Mr. Sabir Omar, which was well appreciated.
Professor Taslem Akbar Shah, Kuwait
University, presented the poetic analysis about the book. Mr. Shahid Hinai, a
renowned writer, also presented a beautiful article which filled the audience
Mrs. Maimoona Ali Chougle and famous
poetess Mrs. Shahjahan Jaffery Hijab presented an interesting and thoughtful
review about the book and got a big applause from the audience.
Mr. Bader Seemab and Mr. Abdullah Abbassi
also poured extreme praise.
Mr. Abdullah Abbassi, a renowned personality
from Radio Kuwait
(Urdu Service), talked about his interview with the author aired on 9th Jan 2011.
Dr. Ayyub Dhokle, talked about his
friendship with the author right from School days to this beautiful evening.
Mr. Mathi (a Tamil poet) also congratulated the author and appreciated his
Engineer Shakeel Mohd. also presented a
brief review about the book and praised the author’s excellent work and hoped
that the Urdu fraternity shall accord it a warm welcome.
Dr. Nazir Fatehpuri, Editor-ASBAQ, Pune (India)
also congratulated the author through e-mail. His message for the occasion was read
by Engineer Shakeel. Also, the famous poet, Mr. Afroz Alam’s message, was narrated
by the compere herself.
Then, Mr. Omar Abdul Rahman Galsulkar, father
of the author, was invited to the dice to express his feelings on this day. He
could not control his emotion and delivered a very paternal speech, which
touched the heart of the audience.
Once again, the star of the evening, Mr. Sabir
Omar, was invited to share his excellent creation of Gazals & Poems with
the audience and he was applauded overwhelmingly while reciting his poetic
When Mr. Mohd. Saleh Burud, Chief Guest of
the evening, was invited to say a few words, he appreciated the author’s talent
& his literary contributions. He also invited all the Urdu lovers to come
forward and join the Circle in promoting our sweetest Urdu language. Further,
he made it clear that KLC is not confined to Kokan but this platform is open
for all Urdu lovers.
Finally, Dr. Saleha Jawwad Al Moosa gave a short
presidential speech and narrated that she was deeply touched by the great work
of young & energetic poet, Mr. Sabir Omar, particularly for his poem
regarding the bomb blast at Mecca Masjid, Hyderabad.
She also appreciated the author’s boldness for capturing such inhuman act in
his creativity which requires great courage. Further, she wished him a great
success in his future endeavor.
Lastly, Mr. Ali Chowgle, Vice President of
Kokan Literary Circle (KLC), presented the vote of thanks to the audience and
invited them for the dinner.
This beautiful evening will be remembered
for a long time among Urdu literature lovers.