BAHAWALPUR

The literary work of Hazrat Allam Iqbal (RA) is the best guideline for the national youth as his poetry may be called explanation of the principles of Quran and Sunnah.

“He (Iqbal) promoted the Two-Nation Theory and the nation succeeded in getting independence in 1947 after hard struggle,” said IUB Vice-Chancellor Dr Muhammad Mukhtar during a meeting held at Govt Sadiq College for Women University.

The vice chancellor stressed the need for promoting the philosophy of Allama Iqbal to explore the potential qualities of the youth to serve the nation and to make them true Muslims. Allama Iqbal’s poetry inculcates relying on the faith to make success.

He remarked, “The teachings of Allama Iqbal are guideline for progress and prosperity as he gave us the lesson of supremacy by following the teachings of Islam. His love for Islam and the Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) was unprecedented and all his philosophy revolves around it so it could help us a lot resolve our problems by promoting unity and brotherhood.”