Kazi Nazrul Islam, the nationwide poet of Bangladesh, was the one who enormously enriched Bengali literature. This rebellious poet of Bengali literature was born on Might 25, 1899. He was one of many main Bengali poets, novelists, playwrights, musicians, philosophers, journalists, editors and politicians of the 20th century. He’s thought of a rebellious poet due to his rebellious angle in his poetry. Nazrul’s poems have reached a novel peak in Bengali literature as his poems have emerged as a software to protest in opposition to social exploitation and oppression. He was all the time vocal in opposition to exploitation, oppression and injustice and his pen has all the time been for the reality. He has all the time been vocal in opposition to colonialism and has revealed his well-known poem ‘Bidrohi’ and ‘Dhumketu’ a bi-weekly Bangla paper. Kazi Nazrul Islam was imprisoned for writing the poem ‘Anandomoyir Agomone’ and whereas in jail he wrote ‘Rajbandir Jabanbandi’ which is among the most necessary literary works on this planet. Nazrul’s literary work hates imperialism and colonialism and his literary work is dominated by love, humanism, secularism, cosmopolitanism, liberation and rebel. He wrote in opposition to spiritual orthodoxy, superstition and sophistication discrimination. He gave beginning to a brand new style in Bengali literature and that’s Islamic music or ghazals and apart from this he composed many glorious Shyama music and Hindu devotional songs. Nazrul composed about three thousand songs and he was the melodist of many of the songs himself.
He joined the non-cooperation motion that had began throughout India and wrote poem ‘Bidrohi’ that resonated throughout India. Nazrul Islam revealed Dhumketu paper in 1922. The non-cooperation and caliphate motion as soon as failed after which Dhumketu had a particular contribution within the emergence of armed revolution within the formation of Swaraj. The Russian Socialist Revolution of 1917 enormously affected him. Nazrul’s ideas and emotions have been enormously influenced by Kamal Pasha. Nazrul’s poetry was all the time in protest in opposition to orthodoxy, conservatism, bigotry and superstition. The arrival of nationwide poet Kazi Nazrul Islam in Bengali literature is sort of a hero and his poetry, songs, novels, brief tales, dramas have taken Bengali literature to a novel peak. Nazrul’s work continues to encourage Bengali Muslims at this time, and Nazrul turned a everlasting fixture of Bengali literature together with his first ebook of poetry, Agniveena. Many of the poems in his ebook Agniveena have been Islamic poems coping with the life, philosophy and considered Muslim Bengalis.
Kazi Nazrul Islam was a humanist and non-communal poet whose poems all the time proclaimed in a vivid voice the phrases of the poor, the phrases of the exploited and the phrases of the oppressed. He has all the time written on behalf of the exploited and disadvantaged folks and protested in a powerful voice. Islamic custom and Muslim Sufism occupy a novel place in his literature. His poetry embodies spiritualism and Islamic equality, and he has all the time been one of many sources of inspiration for Muslims. His songs and poems have been the supply of inspiration for the life wrestle and freedom wrestle of Bengalis for ages. He wished to free the enslaved nations from exploitation and oppression, and he wrote ‘ Bolo Bir Bolo Unnoto Momo Shir’. Kazi Nazrul Islam was a poet of humanism and so he forgot the variations between all religions and triumphed humanism and reality. He has clearly proven in his poetry that there’s nothing higher than man and nothing extra elegant than man. Kazi Nazrul Islam was a poet whose patriotism manifested in his poetry and who triumphed over nationalism.
He went to Karachi in 1917 and joined the warfare out of the will to struggle for independence and his most important dream was to make India unbiased. He has mentioned in lots of his writings that there is no such thing as a various to creating India unbiased by means of armed motion.
He launched into a direct wrestle in opposition to British colonial rule and revealed a collection of protest poems and was imprisoned a number of occasions for his main function within the nationalist motion. He has all the time protested in opposition to communalism, imperialism and colonialism and exploitation, and holds a pen. He didn’t consider in any sort of spiritual orthodoxy and misinterpretation. He was a fantastic poet of secularism and his writings spoke of the renaissance of Bengal. Professor Rafiqul Islam says Nazrul’s Dhumketu newspaper demanded full independence of India earlier than Congress. He used to consider the political, financial, socio-cultural freedom of the folks and he wrote about it in his poems. Nazrul felt that literature couldn’t be for the elite or the educated solely and he was influenced by the communist ideology and blended the thought of social revolution with freedom. Kazi Nazrul Islam began common journalism in the course of the non-cooperation motion in India and continued to put in writing in opposition to injustice.
Nazrul Islam began a brand new development in Bengali literature and language and efficiently mixed Bengali phrases with Arabic, Persian and different languages. He made a fantastic mixture of Indian traditional music and people music. A non-communal poet like him has by no means been seen in Bengali literature for 1000’s of years. His writings have by no means been religiously biased, however have paralleled the Hindu and Muslim religion traditions. Nazrul Islam has additional strengthened the connection of Bengali literature with Bengali Muslims and thru his literary work Bengali Muslims have been in a position to enter the mainstream of Bengali literature.
Nazrul performed a historic function in bringing Bengali Muslims along with trendy Bengali literature and Bengali tradition, which performed a number one function within the growth of Bengali nationalism. Nazrul’s contribution to the Muslim renaissance was really excellent. The ‘Bidrohi’ poem was written by 22-year-old Kazi Nazrul Islam in December 1921 and at this time marks the a centesimal anniversary of that poem. The perfect expression of his poetic energy was expressed on this poem and this poem stood in opposition to colonialism. It’s astonishing that the essence of assorted myths has been creatively utilized on this poem with infinite ability. This centenary Nazrul’s ‘Bidrohi’ poem will function a supply for the exploited and disadvantaged folks for age after age.
Nazrul’s creations have enriched the Bengali language and literature on the one hand, and on the similar time served as one of many instruments on the trail to liberation and wrestle for hundreds of years. Nazrul Islam has endured many tortures and imprisonment in his writing life, but he didn’t surrender his hope and with extra braveness he began writing and took up the pen in opposition to injustice.
No menace or torture might transfer him from his place, and he continued to put in writing freely till the tip of his life. If we will really seize Nazrul’s work in our hearts, we’ll see the sunshine of day and we will construct a pure and wholesome society.
The author is Assistant Professor, B A F Shaheen Faculty Kurmitola,