The Tragedy of Migration in Azra Asghar Short Stories

عذرااصغر کے افسانوں میں ہجرت کاالمیہ


  • Dr. Sadaf Naqvi Chairperson Urdu Department, Govt. College Women University Faisalabad.
  • Mehnaz Waheed Ph.D. Urdu Scholar, GCWUF.


Urdu, Human Behaviors, Short Stories, Sensitive, Person


Azra Asghar has interpreted the living life of her surroundings. She always eyed on the human conflict & aggravating circumstances. After the partition of Pakistan, the situation was completely changed. People came to Pakistan after the hardships of migration & leaving behind their homes. Azra Asghar's family also came to Pakistan after migration.  Being a sensitive person, she could not remain unaffected by these situations. Her short stories carry the sorrow of migration & the inflicted sorrow of changing human behaviors.


Kaleem-Ud- Din Ahmed, Urdu tanqeed per Ak nazar, Islamabad: yourap akalmi, 2012, pg:215

Azar-Al-Asghar, yadoon ki taak per Rakhi kahaniya, Lahore: Dastavees, 2012 pg: 53

Azar-Al-Asger, Biswi Sadi Ki Larki, Lahore: Maqbool Academy, 1989, Pg106

Ibid, Pg:107

Azara Asghar, yaadoon ki taak per rakhi kahaniya, Pg: 55

Azara Asghar, Biswi Sadi Ki Larki, Pg:108

Azara Asghar, pat jar ka Akhri pata, Lahore: Maqbool Academy, 1989, Pg:9

Ibid, pg:12

Azara Asghar, Tanha Barged ka Dukh Lahore: Maqbool Academy, 1990 Pg: 25

Ibid, pg: 286

Azara Asghar, Dukh Ka Samundar, Lahore: Tajdid-E-Ashait, Pg:39

Ibid, pg:103




How to Cite

Naqvi, D. S., & Waheed, M. (2022). The Tragedy of Migration in Azra Asghar Short Stories: عذرااصغر کے افسانوں میں ہجرت کاالمیہ. Al Khadim Research Journal of Islamic Culture and Civilization, 3(1), 261–272. Retrieved from