Raj Express Today, American search engine Google has remembered Kafi Azmi by making a doodle. The similar Kaifi Azmi who wrote, 'Kar chale hum fida ja-o-tan fellows, now your hawks watan fellows …', who had been progressive not solely of their compositions but additionally of their private lives. Today is his 101st birthday. He was born on 14 January 1919 in Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh.
Happy birthday to Indian poet Kaifi Azmi, whose work ranged from passionate love poems to Bollywood songs lyrics & screenplays
– Google Doodles (@GoogleDoodles) January 14, 2020
Kaifi Azmi was named Akhtar Hussain Rizvi and wrote his first poem on the age of 11. That poem is-
"So a lot of life has been disturbed by somebody's laughter, I’m not completely satisfied to cry tomorrow, the best way I’m laughing, I’m laughing like P.P.
He was awarded the Padma Shri award by the Government of India for his contribution to literature. <! –
Along with this, he has additionally acquired Sahitya Akademi Fellowship. He was awarded the Filmfare Award a number of occasions within the movie world, whereas he was additionally honored with the National Award. He was additionally a member of the Progressive Writers Association. He additionally wrote Sher, Shayari, Geet and lots of screenplays for Bollywood. Bollywood's well-known actress Shabana Azmi is his daughter.
The search engine Google wrote in a weblog post, "At the age of 11, he wrote the first poem in the style of Ghazal. Inspired by Mahatma Gandhi's 1942 Quit India freedom movement, he moved to Bombay to write for an Urdu newspaper. . He published his first collection of poems' Jhankaar '(1943) and also became a member of the influential Progressive Writers' Association (Prales). "
The tune sung by him 'Kar Chalen Hum Fida …' continues to be heard all around the nation on the event of 15 August and 26 January. Kaifi additionally wrote love poems, chanted slogans for activists and wrote tons of of songs for Bollywood.
He was in favor of ladies's proper to equality. In one among his shut 'girls', he writes strongly about it. In an interview to Dainik Bhaskar, Kaifi Azmi's son Baba Azmi explains that, Abba by no means interrupted him. When he turned 18, Kaifi Azmi stated, 'Son, do every little thing in your life that provides you happiness, however bear in mind one factor to do not forget that to be primary amongst all. Even if you happen to sweep on the street, I’ll respect you, however attempt to be the very best in it.
In the start of his profession, he edited the Urdu journal 'Mazdoor Mohalla' in Mumbai. He met Shaukat right here. After a while each of them determined to reside collectively for the entire life.
Kaifi Azmi's daughter Shabana Azmi tweeted her gratitude to Google.
How completely great .. Overwhelmed https://t.co/UTTxSJOjWn
– Azmi Shabana (@AzmiShabana) January 13, 2020
He additionally made a tweet a number of days in the past on 10 January, paralleling Kaifi Azmi and Faiz. Earlier, there was lots of debate on singing "We will see" a tune of Faiz within the ongoing protests in India at the moment. IIT Kanpur additionally arrange an inquiry committee on this. This inquiry committee was arrange following a criticism that stated that this shut view of Faiz is anti-Hindu.
@AzmiKaifi and @FaizAzFaiz had been fellow vacationers on diff sides of d border.They fought four a simply social https://t.co/92H7eq0899 great dat their iconic poems #Aurat n #Hum Dekhenge proceed 2 strengthen these combating towards injustice so many yrs later.The energy of poetry
– Azmi Shabana (@AzmiShabana) January 10, 2020
The Citizenship Amendment Act was handed in India in December 2019. Since then, there have been protests towards it in lots of locations. In view of the protests, supporters of the federal government took out rallies in help of this legislation. The authorities is making efforts to achieve out to the individuals and make them conscious of it and make certain.
However, these protesting say that this legislation is discriminatory and kills the values of the Constitution of India. There is a steady protest demonstration in Delhi's Shaheen Bagh from 15 December 2019. Meanwhile, violence happened on 5 January 2020 in JNU and after that Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone reached out to fulfill JNUSU president. A category grew to become enraged after Deepika reached JNU and began boycotting her movie Chhapak.
Similarly, many names got to the individuals, city naxals, crumbling gangs, anti-national forces, youngsters of JNU had been known as to parasites. When Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella known as the Citizenship Amendment Act unhealthy, individuals on social media requested individuals who boycotted Deepika, will Satya Nadella now be known as a global Naxal? And now individuals will boycott Microsoft too? Similarly, when Google paid tribute to Qafi Azmi, individuals requested, will the federal government now boycott Google?
The National Campaign Incharge of the Indian Youth Congress tweeted to Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga that the know-how needs to be boycotted solely after Satya Nadella's assertion on the CAA.
RT if you’d like @TajinderBagga to Boycott Microsoft, Google & Facebook, mainly boycott know-how itself after India's best techie Satya Nadella's touch upon CAA
– Srivatsa (@srivatsayb) January 13, 2020
At the identical time, a Twitter person wrote that, Google has celebrated the 101st beginning anniversary of Kaifi Azmi by making a doodle, now it’s anticipated that individuals is not going to use Google for a day or possibly boycott it.
– Dilsedesh (@Dilsedesh) January 13, 2020