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I was born in the midst of a Temple and a Mosque: Intizar Hussain

10 Jul 2019

Renowned Pakistani Urdu Writer late Intizar Hussain talks about his growing up years in a Hindu school and Meerut College, harmoniously and subsequently, migrating to Lahore and becoming a writer. He goes on to talk about deriving his influences from Mahabharata, Jataka Tales and other mythical texts from the Indian Subcontinent and how over the years, he has identified himself as a journalist who writes about social and cultural issues of the country.

 
Video Courtesy: Rajya Sabha TV

I was born in the midst of a Temple and a Mosque: Intizar Hussain

Renowned Pakistani Urdu Writer late Intizar Hussain talks about his growing up years in a Hindu school and Meerut College, harmoniously and subsequently, migrating to Lahore and becoming a writer. He goes on to talk about deriving his influences from Mahabharata, Jataka Tales and other mythical texts from the Indian Subcontinent and how over the years, he has identified himself as a journalist who writes about social and cultural issues of the country.

 
Video Courtesy: Rajya Sabha TV

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