Wasif ali Wasif was a writer, poet and also a teacher.

He was a Sufi intellectual from Pakistan. His father name was Malik Muhammed Arif. He was born on 15 January 1929. Arif. Wasif Ali Wasif established his early schooling from Khushab before leaving to Jhang where he passed matriculation, He was talented at playing hockey and get many awards during his school and college time.  After finishing his bachelor’s degree, he opts for English writing for his master’s degree. Wasif ali Wasif has starting writing for the college magazine. This magazine name was ‘’Ravi’’. Wasif ali Wasif books wrote on different topics.

“College Miserable Life” and “Farewell Party” are two famous writing topics of waif ali waif.

In 1962 he recognized his own institution named “Lahore English College. This institute was near in the Anarkali in Lahore.  Wasif had attention in Sufism from his very babyhood. He strives to meet Sufis and visit the different shrine.   He on writes short essays on topics like love, life, fortune, fear, hope, expectation, promise, prayer happiness, sorrow and so on with the clear point and purpose to the importance the true strength of Islam.  He was a regular columnist of Pakistan. He wrote on daily newspaper Nawa-e-Waqt. His column named was “GUFTGOO (گفتگو) is published in a newspaper in 1984.

He wrote many books.A list of the books by the Wasif Ali Wasif.

  • Shab Chiragh(Urdu Poetry) 1978
  • Kiran Kiran Sooraj(Aphorism) 1983
  • The Beaming Soul(English Version of Kiran Kiran Sooraj) 198?
  • Dil Darya Samundar(Essays) 1987
  • Qatra Qatra Qulzum(Essays) 1989
  • Ocean in Drop(English version Of Qatra Qatra Qulzam) 19??
  • Harf Harf Haqeeqat(Essays) 1994
  • Bharay Bharolay(Punjabi Poetry) 1994
  • Shab Raaz(Urdu Poetry) 1994
  • Baat Say Baat(Aphorism) 1995
  • Gumnam Adeeb(Letters) 19??
  • Mukalama(Dialogue, Speeches & Interview) 19??
  • Ziker-e-Habeeb(Na’tia Poetry) 2004
  • Dareechay(Aphorism) 2004
  • WasifYat(Essays) 2013
  • Kulyat-e-Wasif Ali Wasif(Poetry) 2014
  • Aqwaal-e-Wasif Ali Wasif Ka Encyclopedia2014
  • Guftgoo(Questions & Answers Series – 30 volumes)
  • Guftgoo1–5 (volume 1) 2015
  • Guftgoo6–10 (volume 2) 2015
  • Guftgoo11–15 (volume 3) 2015
  • Guftgoo16–20 (volume 4) 2015
  • Guftgoo21–25 (volume 5) 2015

He wrote many columns. “Muhabbat”his first column. A list of his column,

  • DIL DARYA SAMANDER دل دریا سمندر.
  • QATRA QATRA QALZA قطرہ قطرہ قلزم.
  • His style of writing has memorable and a countermark in Urdu

    writing, commonly term as Wasifian Style of text writing. He is considered a founder of a new thinking method called WASFIYAAT واصفیات. .He has a God gifted art of creating a rainbow of meaning with the help of very few droplets of words. He may be considered to establish of aphorism in Urdu literature. He did not record his cassette. But one of his fans has secretly, dedicated himself to record his cassette sessions. In the mid of 80s recording, the cassette is without a microphone. The person that record the cassette name was ‘’ Sher Ali.

Wasif Ali Wasif > Quotes

  • “Remove the conflict between your desires and your duties, peace will come.”
    ― Wasif Ali Wasif
  • “Death is the protector of life and life is the process of death.”

    ― Wasif Ali Wasif

  • “He who has no light in his heart, what will he gain from the festival of lamps.”

    ― Wasif Ali Wasif.

  • “When the child is ill, the mother will know how to pray.”
    ― Wasif Ali Wasif
  • “In reality, every reality is a veil over reality.”
    ― Wasif Ali Wasif
  • “bysakoni tamna ka nam hai.jub tamna tabe ilahi ho jay to sakoan shuroa ho jata hai.”