(Total Marks-200 )
PAPER - I (Marks - 100)
(a) The Pre-Islamic Arabic Literature.
(b) The Quran, its language, contents and style:
its influence on the subsequent literature.
semantics and etymology with special reference to lhn Manzoor's Lisan al'
Arab and Raghib al-Asfahani’s
Mufradat fi Gharib al-Quran.
(d) Literary Hisfoiy and I.iterary criticism-literary
movements. classical backgou nd, socio-cultural influences and modern trends.
Origin and development of modern literary genres, including drama, novcl,
short story, essay.
(e) Contribution of Arabs in the fields of science.
philosophy and lin guistics with special reference to the views of the lhn
Khaldun, al biruni. al-Jahiz. Ibn Maskawaih, lhn Maja, al-Kasai and Sebawaih.
(f) A short introduction to Pakistani Arabic literature
in the fields of prose and poetry.
(g) The contemporary Arabic literature in Egypt,
Lebanon and Iraq with special emphasis on the literature of al-Mahjer and
its out standing representatives such as Jabran KhaliI Jabran, Ilia Abu Medhi,
Mckhail Naeema. and timer Abu Risha.
2. A short Essay in Arabic.
PAPER-II (Marks - 100)
This paper will require first-hand reading of the
texts prescribed and will be designed to test the candidates critical ability.
Qais : His Maullaqah :—
2. Zohair Bin Abi Sulma His Maullaqah
Bin Thhit .‘ The following five
Qasaid from his Daiwan : From Qasidah No. I to Qasidah No. IV and the Qasidah
Mahalluha Wa Maqammuha Mahmud Timur:
Al-Hakim : Dramas : Sirrul Muntahiraa” from
6. Dr. Rana M. N. Ehsan Elahie : Nafais al-Adab,
[P.U.B.A. (Hons) Course].
7. Dr. Jalal
8. Dr. Taha
Hussain : Hadith
9. Isa an-Na’uri : Adab
Saidah : Adabuna
wal- Udabafi Adab al-Mahjer
11. Dr. De
History of Philosophy in Islam
Candidates will he required to answer some questions
carrying not less than 25% marks in Arabic also.
The Contribution of India to the Arabic Literature
Dr. Zubaid Ahmed