Pakistani citizens also celebrate another festival with vigor and this is Iqbal Day. The Iqbal Day’s celebrations are truly patriotic. This day gets celebrated to mark the birth anniversary of the poet of the East named Allama Muhammad Iqbal on 9th November each year.
Allama Muhammad Iqbal is the national poet of Pakistan. Iqbal’s poetry in Urdu and Persian is considered to be the greatest among the bigger poets of the modern time.
Iqbal has dreamt for a separate nation (Pakistan) for the Muslims of the sub-continent. His vision for the Independent state led the Muslims to have a separate country from the British. His poetry inspired the Muslims of sub-continent.