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Jawahir Lal Raina 'Saroor'

Jawahar Lal Saroor
Jawahir Lal Raina 'Saroor'

1.

Name

Sh. Jawahir Lal Raina 'Saroor'

2.

Fathers Name

Late Jialal Raina

3.

Pen name

Saroor

4.

Language

Kashmiri & Urdu

5.

Date of Birth

2nd November, 1939

6.

Place of Birth

Mahanoor, Badgam, Kashmir (J&K), India

7.

Educational Qualification

B.A. B.ED, BEC

8.

Occupation

Retired in 1998 as Master from Education Department, J&K.

9.

Field of Interest

Literature & Music

10.

Publications

v     Looluk Sada : Poetry, 1956

v     Paghach Aash : Poetry, 1957

v     Wajad : Poetry, 1997

v     Pining for the Morrow : Translation of poems in English by Sh. R K. Bharti, Sept. 2001

v     Shivay Namah Om  : Devotional Songs, 2002

v     Poshe Halam : Devotional Songs, 2005

v     Lol Ti Reh : Poetry, 2006

v     Lavi Hatye Gulab : Poetry, 2008

v     Hindi translation of Kashmiri poems by Dr. Agni Shekar and Late Dr. B.L. Koul.

v     Myonuy Jigar Chu Tsalan : Poetry 2010

11.

Membership

      Aazad Cultuyral Forum, Chadura, Badgam, Kashmir (General Secretary)

      Nagrad Adbi Sangam, Jammu (Cashier)

      Samprati, Jammu (Member)

      Anjumani Adab, Badgam Kashmir (Member)

12.

Other Details

      Selected for National Symposium from J&K State on 26-1-2001 at Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.

      My song on the topic of Pollution was sung from different Stations of All India Radio in India.

      Attended many literary workshops and Seminars in J&K Cultural Academy, NRLC Patiala; CIIL Mysore and Kashmir / Jammu University J&K.

13.

Awards

v    Vitasta Award, 2004.

Miscellaneous Information

Sh. Saroor writes ghazals, nazms, vatsuns, bhajans, rubayaat, fictions, marsias, poems for children, and essays. He is an approved poet by All India Radio (Radio Kashmir/Jammu) and Doordarshan. His poems are published in the journals and newspapers named below:-

      Kung Posh (Srinagar)

      Khidmat (Srinagar)

      Shiraaz (Kashmiri) Srinagar

      Aalav (J&K Information Deptt.) Srinagar

      Khabar-u-Nazar (Srinagar)

      Tameer (Srinagar)

      Sakafat (Shopian Kashmir)

      Harmukh (Kashmir)

      Gulal (Kashmir University)

      Koshur Samachar (Delhi)

      Kheer Bhawani Times (Jammu)

      Nagraad (Jammu)

      Naad (Delhi)

      Vaakh (Delhi)

      Satisar (Jammu)

      Vichar (Delhi)

      Sangarmal (Srinagar)

      Anhar (Kashmir University)

      Aash (Anantnag)

      Pakdandi (Amritsar)

      Soon Adab (Cultural Academy, Srinagar)

      Daeesh (Srinagar)

      Naib (USA)

He started writing poems and essays in the year 1953-54 when he was reading in 10th class. He has the privilege of having remained in the association of poets listed below:

v           Fariq Badgami

v            Margoob Banihali

v           Rehman Rahi

v            Rashid Nazki

v           Moti Lal Saqi        (Next door Neighbour)

v            Bashir Badrawahi

v           Shahid Badgami

v            Shahbaz Rajouri

v           Amin Kammil

v            Ranjoor Tilgami

v           Ghulam Rasool Nazki

v            Gh. Nabi Nazir Kulgami

v           Mirza Arif Beg

v            Fayaz Tilgami

v           Arjan Dev Majboor

v            Mohd. Zaman Azurda

v           Piyare Hatash

v            Sajud Sailani

v           Fazil Kashmiri

v            Dr. Agni Shekar

v           P.N.Kaul Sail

v            Dr. R. L. Shant

v           M.L.Kanwal

v            Moti Lal Kemmu

v           Dina Nath Nadim

v            Avtar Krishen Rehbar

v           Gh. Nabi Gowhar

v            Late Chaman Lal Chaman

v           M.L.Mahav

v            R. L. Jowhar

v           P N. Shad

v            Gulam Rasool Josh

v           Nishant Ansari

v            Hamdi Kasmiri

v           Khazer Magribi

v            Late Rasa Javidhani

v           Gulam Nabi Doolwal

v            Mansoor Banhali

v           Late Prof. B.L. Koul

v             

His ghazals and bhajans have been sung by the renowned TV and Radio artists. The CDs of my songs and Bhajans are readily available in the market e.g. Tair Tav Gunpathyaar

His three Musical Features were presented by Radio Kashmir, Srinagar on the eve of Republic day in the year 1994, 1995 and 1996.

The following singers have sung his poems and bhajans:

      Vijay Malla

      Tahseena

      Waheed Jeelani

      Altaf Sahil

      Gulam Hassin Sofi

      Anil Jee

      Muneer Mir

      Bilal Jan

      Assadulla Yattoo

      R.K.Kichloo

      Gulzar Ganai

      Gulam Mohd. Rah

      Raj Begum

      Reeta Koul

      Usha Handoo

      Sidharth Koul

      Aajaz Rah

      Wazira Khan

      Mohd Ashraf Ganai

      Kailash Mehra

      Manzoor Shah

      Suman Pandita

      Rashid Frash

      Kiran Koul

      Aajaz Khan

      Kifayat Fahim

      Qazi Rafi

      Gulam Nabi Sheikh

      Hasina Akhtar

      Zubir Jan

      Nasim Akhtar

      Rashida Mochu

      Shazia Bashir

      Wazrta Khan

      Shazia Hamid

      Gulam Nabi Wagay

Sh. Saroor got married in 1961 with Smt. Dulari Saroor while at that time he was appointed as teacher at Loolipura (Chari-Sharief). He has 3 sons and 1 daughter namely Rajinder Kumar, Dilip Kumar, Aasha and Sunil Kumar. All of them are married and settled in Jammu.

Courtesy: Rinku Koul

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