"Sharfabad Bedil Library, Karachi - Pakistan, a collection of Urdu books and literary journals. [1805-1947]"

Description: This collection contains digital images of 16 Urdu language periodicals. The periodicals cover many different subjects including history, religion, poetry, social and economic issues, letters, illustrations, criticism, travelouge, juvenile literature, women literature, etc. Extent of original material: 1 periodical, 54 volumes.

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  • Maulvi [1928-1972]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/1
    Description: Monthly "Maulvi" very popular religious Urdu periodical about Islam. It contains articles about the muslims believes, religious obligations and the ways of spending life according to the Islamic values. It also has interesting advertisements a ...
  • Ismat [1908-1993]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/2
    Description: Ismat is the one of most important journal for muslim women. Ismat was a literary magazine for women which served the cause of women education in India and fought for their legal rights. It contains the articles about women education, letters, ...
  • Dilgudaz [1887-1933]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/3
    Description: Dilgudaz was edited by very famous novelist and historian Molana Abdul Halim Sharar in order to promote Urdu language in sub-continent. This peridical has historical importance. It consists of articles about religion, history, social life, his ...
  • Nairang-i khiyal [1924-]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/4
    Description: Most cerculated Urdu periodical of sub-continent. In order to promote Urdu language in Punjab province its publication begins in July 1924. It has attractive illustrations, advertisements and interesting articles about the Urdu fictions, poetr ...
  • Alamgir [1924-1953]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/5
    Description: Alamgir holds an important place in Urdu literary journals because of its interesting articles about, fiction, poetry, criticism, history, religion, out-look and illustrations. Along with its regular publication, special issue with distinct ti ...
  • Al-asr [1913-1919]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/6
    Description: A very famous Urud pictorial monthly magazine, instresting because edited by an important Hindu writer; like Adib. It contains interesting articles about Urdu literature, poetry, history etc. It also have illustrations. Dimensions: 22.5×17.5 c ...
  • Khayalistan [1931-1932]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/7
    Description: An interesting literary magazine edited by famous Urdu poet Akhtar Shirani. It consists of romantic short stories, poetry, letters, adverstisements and essays about criticism, etc. Dimensions: 22×13 cm. ...
  • Maarif [1898-1901]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/8
    Description: Maarif was very famous literary journal of its time. It has interesting articles in Urdu about history. educations, religion, culture, civilization, short stories, philosophy etc. Dimensions: 25×15.5 cm. ...
  • Kalim [1936-1939]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/9
    Description: Kalim was an interesting Urdu periodical edited by a well known poet and Urdu author. It has very attractive illustrations and unique essays. It also has interesting advertisements about books and other liteary journal and other aspects of lif ...
  • Nafsiyyat [1948-1965]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/10
    Description: This journal has published some of the most innovative and informative articles in Urdu language about psychology. Nafsiyyat was a psychological literary journal published from Lahore in January 1948 and later on from Karachi in replacement of ...
  • Adib [1910-1913]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/11
    Description: Adib is a pictorial magazine which promotes Urdu literature. It has very instresting essays for every one. Very important magazines in its time. During Adib's publishing span three editors have been changed. Piyare Lal Shakir took the responsi ...
  • Saqi [1930-1971]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/12
    Description: Saqi was a very famous literary Urdu journal. The purpose of Saqi publication was to promote Urdu language in sab-continent by introducing diversity in writing and encouraging new writers. It has been contineously published over the four decad ...
  • Makhzan [1901-1951]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/13
    Description: Makhzan occupies a unique place in the history of modern literature and maintained its excellence over such a long period and appealed to all classis of people.Its sound literary taste, perfect mastery over Urdu, good out-look. It came at a ti ...
  • Avaz [1936-1986]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/14
    Description: Fortnightly journal published by All India Radio; would include transcripts of important talks, stories, poetry, as well as program schedule for two weeks both in Urdu and English. It is illustrative magazine and have interesting short stories ...
  • Zamanah [1903-1948]

    Collection Ref: EAP566/1/15
    Description: Since its begining in April 1903 till its end in 1948 monthly "Zamanah" holds an important place amongst the Urdu literary periodicals of sub-continent. It covers wide range of topic in Urdu language like; poetry, criticism, religion, fiction, ...