تری خاک میں ہے، اگر شرر تو خیالِ فقرو غنانہ کر
کہ جہاں میں نانِ شعیر پر ہے مدارِ قوّتِ حیدری
Allama Iqbal poetry endeavored to raise the level of consciousness. His message motivated millions of Muslims to struggle for emancipation.
Thinker of Pakistan knew that his dream will soon come true if you survive the hard times. His wisdom was au fait. He writes: Don’t take my wailing as mere poetry, For I am aware of the secrets of the universe.
Sir Muhammad Iqbal was a Muslim poet, philosopher, and politician of Pakistan. Whose poetry in Urdu and Persian is considered to be among the greatest of the modern era, and whose vision of an independent state for the Muslims of British India was to inspire the creation of Pakistan. He is commonly referred to as Allama Iqbal.
After studying in England and Germany, Iqbal established a law practice but concentrated primarily on writing scholarly works on politics, economics, history, philosophy, and religion. He is best known for his poetic works, including Asrar-e-Khudi which brought a knighthood Rumuz-e-Bekhudi, and the Bang-e-Dara. In Iran, where he is known as Iqbāl-e Lāhorī.
Iqbal was a strong proponent of the political and spiritual revival of Islamic civilization across the world, but specifically in India, a series of famous lectures he delivered to this effect were published as The Reconstruction of Religious Thought in Islam.
One of the most prominent leaders of the All India Muslim League, Iqbal encouraged the creation of a "state in northwestern India for Indian Muslims" in his 1930 presidential address.
Iqbal encouraged and worked closely with Muhammad Ali Jinnah, and he is known as Muffakir-e-Pakistan ("The Thinker of Pakistan"), Shair-e-Mashriq ("The Poet of the East"), and Hakeem-ul-Ummat ("The Sage of Ummah"). He is officially recognized as the "national poet" in Pakistan.