Taimur Awan was born in Karachi, Pakistan. He was educated at Karachi Grammar School and attended boarding schools in England, developing a love of reading and writing poetry at the age of 16. He spent many years living in Toronto, Canada and gained a passion for writing novels before deciding poetry was his true vocation. Inspired by the great poets of the past, he discovered the therapeutic value of poetry.
This unique collection of poems explores religion, mysticism, and love, spiritual transcendence and the quest for the divine, devotional and theological themes, and traditional love poetry, in a lyrical and accessible style and grounded in literary tradition....