Shaheen Novel by Naseem Hijazi Pdf Free Download
Shaheen is another masterpiece historical novel by Naseem Hijazi which described the complete history of the fall of Granada in 1492 and the evacuation of Muslims from Spain. The story revolves around Badr bin Mughira, a historical character from Granada. It also tells the story of Abu Abdullah, the last Muslim king of Spain, and Musa ibn Abi Ghassan. Naseem Hijazi has given a complete picture of the fall of Granada and the decline of Muslims in Spain and presented every detail in a composed manner.
This book by renowned author Naseem Hijazi reminds us that when people do not learn from history, they face serious consequences. In this book, Hijazi explains to us the reasons for the plight of the Muslims in Spain, which causes the downfall of every nation in the world, that are, lack of interest in the welfare of society, moral decay, losing their goals, and obviously the traitors inside who sold the nation’s honor and dignity for their personal comfort. Naseem Hijazi has emphasized that God forgives the individual sins of human beings, but never forgives the collective mistakes of any nation.
How were the Muslims expelled from Spain, and what were the reasons for their decline? Naseem Hijazi has done a great addition to Urdu literature by providing historically accurate information with a legendary style that is equally interesting. Like his previous books “Muhammad Bin Qasim“, “Moazzam Ali“, and “Akhri Chattan“, this book also is a reminder of the great deeds of our Muslim conquerors. This excellent novel reminds us of our values and our place in history. Hopefully, this will be an eye-opener for today’s generation.
Naseem Hijazi was a prominent Pakistani writer, historian, and novelist who was generally known for writing Islamic historical fiction. His real name was Sharif Hussain. He was born in British India and later on settled in Lahore, Pakistan after independence. His novels based on Islamic history are considered a special genre in Urdu literature.
This bizarre creator of medieval tales emerged as a great historical novelist in the latter half of the 20th century. The person who brought Urdu historical fiction to its peak almost alone is Naseem Hijazi who was one of the great fiction writers of our history. It would not be out of place to say that even today when it comes to historical novel writing in Pakistan, most people think of Naseem Hijazi. Readers, especially the older generation, must have read at least one or two novels of Naseem Hijazi in their lifetime.
Khaak Aur Khun, Shaheen, Gumshuda Qafle, Qaisar o Kisra, and many more books are still in the old archives of many libraries of Pakistan. His books are a gateway for the students of History to South Asian and Islamic history. Pakistan Television also telecast drama serials on his two novels “Akhri Chattan” and Shaheen” which became very popular, children and adults used to watch these dramas with great interest.
Most of his novels have been written about the declining period of Islamic history. His stories are set at a time when the worlds of the main characters are falling apart. The fall of Spain, the invasion of the Mongols, the immorality of the Umayyads and Abbasids, and the fall of India at the hands of the British. His stories tell of wars, upheavals, tragedies, and constant change where the old system is always crumbling and new destructive alien forces are taking over.
The Urdu historical novel “Shaheen” is being presented online for the readers of the Pakistan Virtual Library. The novel is available for online reading and free download in high-quality Pdf documents. Check out the following links to read online or download the complete novel in Pdf format and enjoy offline reading on your computer and smartphone.