Pre Islamic Poetry Analysis

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Introduction Poetry is one of the most famous turath of the Arabic culture and is one of the reasons that preserved the Arabic language and especially pre-Islamic poetry. Pre-Islamic poem has many characteristics that make it unique; it is considered an instrument of concision, clarity and eloquence. In addition to its artistic value, it is also a reliable reference to the political and cultural life of our time. When we say pre-Islamic poetry, the first thing comes to mind are the famous poets of that time.
Life and poetry
The wandering king, pre-Islamic poet, the son of the last kindite kings and sometimes considered to be the father of Arabic poetry; his name is Imru’ al-Qays. He is the youngest son of Hujr bin al-Harith, the kindah monarchy’s
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Let his reins go loose, while you turn to me. Think not of the camel and our weight on him. Let us be happy.”
Death of his father Imru al Qays father was killed by his tribe while he was sleeping. The news came to Imru al Qays while he was in exile and he was having a party with his friends. Upon hearing the news, he said "May God is merciful to my father. He let me stray when I was small, and now that I am grown he has burdened me with his blood. There will be no alertness today, and no drunkenness tomorrow," followed by his most famous quote: "Today is for drink, and tomorrow for serious matters." According to the Arabic culture Imru’ al Qays was responsible to avenge his father’s death, and yes he made a war on Asad tribe and killed many tribesmen and eventually took his revenge.
Imru’ al Qays death The truth behind his death is unknown, but there are two stories told about his death. The first one is that he died in Turkey after he was poisoned by an emperor because he discovered Imru’ al Qays had an affair with a woman he loves. The other story is that Imru al Qays died from a disease he mentioned in one of his
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