Chinese Translation Of 'Nuskha Hyi Wafa' Launched In Beijing
Sumaira FH 11 days ago Wed 24th November 2021 | 06:24 PM
Chinese translation of "Nuskha Hye Wafa", the complete collection of poetry of Faiz Ahmed Faz, famous Urdu poet and intellectual of Pakistan was launched at a special ceremony held at the Embassy of Pakistan on Wednesday
BEIJING, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 24th Nov, 2021 ) :Chinese translation of "Nuskha Hye Wafa", the complete collection of poetry of Faiz Ahmed Faz, famous urdu poet and intellectual of Pakistan was launched at a special ceremony held at the Embassy of Pakistan on Wednesday.
The book has been translated by Professor Zhang Shixuan (Intikhab Alam), notable Chinese poet, translator and critic of Urdu literature.
The book was specially launched this year to commemorate the 70th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Pakistan and China. The event was attended by the high ranking Chinese officials, academicians, Mission's officers and media representatives.
During his speech, Ambassador Moin ul Haque highlighted that Faiz Ahmed Faiz was a friend and well-wisher of China.
Lauding Professor Zhang Shixuan's lifelong efforts for introducing Urdu literature to China, the Ambassador noted that due to efforts of intellectuals like Professor Zhang, popularity of Urdu literature was rising in China.
During his remarks, Professor Zhang paid glowing tribute to Faiz Ahmed Faiz's idealism and poetic genius.
Professor Zhang hoped that coming Chinese generation would evince keen interest in Urdu literature and make efforts to further deepen literary linkages between the two countries.
She highly lauded Professor Zhang efforts and said that he was the most suitable person to translate Faiz Ahmed Faiz poetry in China. A senior officer of the Embassy recited a famous poem of Faiz Ahmed Faiz.