"Man"(Momin) in the poetry of Muhammad Iqbal in the light of Qur’anic verses


  • Sumaira Akram International Islamic University, Islamabad
  • Shumaila Akram FG Post Graduate College for Women,Wah Cantt


Mard e Momin, khudi , Insan e kamil, Adam


This article discusses Iqbal's ardent  love for  the concept of "Momin" which forms the basis of his deep attachment to the Quran and Sunnah about  glorification of man ,depicts the pristine purity of Islamic doctrine  of " Momin"  and how he admired the virility of the " Mard e Momin" and felt concerned about the Contemporary  Muslims  challenges  as well. Man is the most influential symbolic creature of the universe. Iqbal's poetic work articulate social, emotional  challenges & dilemmas  of  “Man" .It also notices Iqbal's  counsel to Arab Community, and  reminding them of their glorious past and encouraging them to be unite according to the true spirit of Islam.