“The more you know about the past the better prepared you are for the future”. The strong nations have strong history of nation language and heroes . Poetry of Iqbal holds the most essential place in the diversity of Urdu language .His poetry has great spell on the people of all ages and cultures.
IB PYP at Roots International Schools has arranged Mehfil e Mushaira in order to pay tribute to the “Poet of the East “,Dr Allama Iqbal. The students were veiled as famous poets and shared their melodious poetry in a pleasant manner. The diversity of poetry has taken the audience in their spell. Iqbal day is organized and celebrated on 9 November every year around the world as a tribute to Allama Muhammad Iqbal, the “Poet of the East”.
Roots International schools nationwide campuses has celebrated Iqbal day in its schools under the umbrella of Cultural Heritage Society. RIS promotes moral values by reminding them the efforts and struggle of the national heroes and their role in achieving this motherland. The day is well regarded, as for its association with the true legend who has envisioned the ideology of Pakistan.
Students prepared speeches on Allama Iqbal or recited his poetry. The day recalled the history and refresh the essence of literature, unfolds the sacrifice, highlighted efforts of Muslim Hereo , whose wisdom and ideology, is what led the Muslims of the subcontinent to a point of unity.
CEO RIS Mr. Walid Mushtaq said: Iqbal has achieved so much in his life, not only for himself but more selflessly for a nation. He was a motivator, a philosopher, a leader, a legendary poet and a man of great ideas and values. The nation salutes him for his divine efforts and believes. We inculcate the respect and regard for our national poet in our students.