Allama Iqbal's birthday at Shakespeare's birth place
This would be for the first time that great poet's birthday celebrations would be held at Shakespeare 's birth place.
"It is a matter of honour for both the countries that the Pakistan's legendary poet philosopher's birthday will be celebrated at the birth place of the Britain's greatest poet," said a press release received here.
With expected attendance in large numbers by the wider British Community including literary figures, the event is expected to play an important role in community cohesion and integration.
On the occasion, Iqbal's legendary poetry such as Shikwa, Jawab-e-Shikwa, and his message to the youth in the form of his famous poetry Lab Pe Aati Hai Dua with English translations, live Sufi music based on his poetry and philosophy, his poem on Shakespeare and Shakespeare 's poem very similar to Iqbal's Lab Pe Aati Hai Dua will be the star attractions of the event.