A Poet loves his Ghazal as a father loves his son and when looks...
Syed Mohammad Bashir was born on 15 February 1935 in Ayodhya .He was born in a Muslim family. He is an Indian poet. He knows Urdu, Persian, English and Hindi. He has completed his B.A. M.A. and phD From Aligarh Muslim University. He worked as a lecturure in the Aligarh Muslim University. Later he became a head of the department of Meerut College. Bashir Badr has written more than 12,000 shers in his life. His Ghazals are based on love, passion, beauty and social issues.
His father was Sayyed Nazir. He was an Assistant Accountant in the Indian Police.He was an honest man and highly respected person in the community. Bashir’s mother was Alia Begum.At the age of 7 Bashir started writing sher. His first sher was published in the magazine named “Nigaar”at Lucknow. When Bashir was 16 years old his father was lived ill. Bashir stopped his study and started to earn money for the family.
Bashir Bard got married in Merrut. He has two children ‘Nusrat Badr’ and ‘Saba Wahid’. Bashir lost his children and wife when a fire burnt his house. Hegave up writting and lived sad. It was so dangerous and painful moment for him. He went to Bhopal here he met to Dr. Rahat. Dr.Rahat gave him support and persuaded to start writing again. Later, he got married to Dr. Rahat. Taiyab Badr is son of Dr. Rahat and Dr. Bashir.
Tours: U.S.A., Pakistan, Canada, Dubai, AbuDhabi, Qatar, Muscat, Sharjah, Bahrain. In these placecs he has been invited to participate in Mushairas and Kavi Sammelans.
Bashir started his schooling from Halim College in Kanpur. He completed his high school from Islamiya College,Itawa in 1949. Thereafter Bashir stopped his study because his father was ill. Bashir started to earn for family. After a long time Bashir rejoined for M.A. in 1967. He did his M.A. and phD from the Aligarh Muslim University and was awarded the’Sir William Morris Award’ and ‘Radhakrishan Award’ in 1st year. He completed his phD in 1973. After phD, he released ‘azadi ke Baad Urdu Ghazal’ and was awarded by Bihar academy Award.
Bashir knows English, Hindi and Persian language. He has brought out more than seven collections of Poems and Ghazals. Seven collections of Poems are in Urdu and one in Hindi.Seven Collections of Ghazals are ‘Ikai’, ‘Image’, ‘Aamad’, ‘Aahat’, ‘Kulliyat-e-Bashir’etc. Azadi Ke Baad Urdu Ghazals Ka Tanqidi Mutala and Biswin Sadi me Ghazal are also two books of literary criticism. He also brought out a collection of Urdu Ghazals ‘Ujjale Apni Yadon Ke’. The collections of Urdu Ghajals are in Dewnagri script and have been published in Gujrati script also. His works also translated into English and French.
First time he was awarded in 1969 for his first collection of Ghazals ‘Ikai’
Second time he was awarded in 1973 for his second collection of Ghazals ‘Image’
Third time he was awarded in 1985 for his third collection of Ghazals ‘Aamad’
Fourth time he was awarded for his phD thesis ‘Azadi Ke Baad Urdu Ghazal’
kabhee ham unko, kabhee apane ghar ko dekhte haiN.