Aik Muhabbat So Afsanay By Ashfaq Ahmad (free pdf) ~ Free PDF Books
Nov 28, Huma marked it as to-read. Ahmad Afzaal rated it it was amazing Jul 13, This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. After returning to Pakistan from Europe, he took out his own monthly literary magazine, Dastaango [Story Teller], and joined Radio Pakistan as a script writer.
His close association with Qudrat Ullah Shahab and Mumtaz Mufti was also attributed to this tendency. Usman Nasir rated it really liked it Sfsanay 02, After Partition, when Ahmed arrived at the Walton refugee camp with millions of other migrants, he used to make announcements on a megaphone around the clock.
Sometimes I get the impression that Ashfaq Ahmed is aki the dark forces of humanity against its good ones – a Dostoevsky lite?
View all 41 comments. His prose has a slightly unsettling, disruptive, vintage quality which bespeaks the black-and-white times in desi television history and made me yearn for ss films. He also used to teach Urdu at Rome university. Jess rated it did not like it Jul 16, He started writing stories in his childhood, which were published mohabnat Phool [Flower] magazine.
I don’t think he’s been translated into English, so this afswnay will interest readers of Urdu fiction only. It makes for a difficult and slow read, but feels worth it.
Numan Khattak rated it liked it Jul 15, Absolutely beautiful collection of short stories. A rich kaleidoscope of short stories that would be remembered for their sharply drawn characters and a vivid, pictorial quality to the prose that lends every emotion a concreteness – a sureness of footing – not found in regular stuff that philosophises rather endlessly without making much sense under the licence of creative freedom, especially if one thinks of the ‘symbolism’ plague that infected Urdu prose for a couple of decades prior to Y2K.
View all 4 comments. InAhmed started his popular radio program, Talqeen Shah [The Preacher] which made him immensely popular among the people in towns and villages. Whereafter, he went to Rome to join Radio Rome as an Urdu newscaster. Apr 03, Maryem rated it it was amazing.
Aik Muhabbat So Afsanay By Ashfaq Ahmad (free pdf)
And for those who are yet to read it, please do it now! Afasnay, I left last two stories for some later occassion. The thing that I love about short stories in general is the fact that very thin moyabbat are enough to create characters that the readers begin to care about naturally but of course that requires serious craftsmanship which not everyone possesses All of the stories I love the art of short story telling and “ek mohabbat so afsanay” is a collection of short stories done avsanay Open Preview See a Problem?
Trivia About Aik Mohabbat Sau Short stories from an eminent Urdu writer that chronicle human tragedy with a soft pen. Feb 21, Kashif Zafar added it. Anyone who has read this already should pick up “krishn chandar k shahkar afsanay” next.
Ayesha Amin rated it liked it Jan 18, May 15, Muhammad Arqum rated it really liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. Momina Masood rated it really liked it Mar 23, Verdict Anything less than a 5 star rating, would be unfair. Mohabbbat 26, Ahmad Nawaz added it. But here stories build themselves effortlessly from the first line on till the last with a facility I have come to admire.
Amanay Shah rated it it was amazing Jan 14, mogabbat Only if typing in Urdu on screen wasn’t so darn painful. One Love, a Hundred Tales, says the title.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. He has a way of explaining the philosohpies of life in the most simple manner. Later, he got a job in Radio Azad Kashmir, which was established on a truck that used to drive around in various parts of Kashmir.
Wakeel Ahmad rated it it was amazing Aug 29, He authored several books in Urdu. I love the art of short story telling and “ek mohabbat so afsanay” is a collection of short stories done right!
Aik Mohabbat Sau Afsanay / ایک محبت سو افسافے
He remained with the board until Aug 06, Muhammad Ahmed rated it it was amazing. On 7 SeptemberAshfaq Ahmed died of pancreatic cancer. Books by Ashfaq Ahmed.