‘Aasha ke ankur’ is a Hindi poetry collection, which is written by Shabana Anjum. The meaning of the title is ‘Sprouts of hope’. The core theme of the book is to inspiration and hope. There are eight sections in the book.
The first section contains poems that reflect the emotional plot of the poet. The second section contains poems which depict some current topics of the world. The poems in the third section take inspiration from the Nature and convey it to the readers. The fourth section aims at germinating hope in the minds of the readers.
The fifth section portrays the value of a mother in our lives. The sixth section has poems which are close to the heart of the poet. The seventh section has poems which is a reprimand for some evils dwelling In us. Last section is a beautiful set of some ghazals penned down by the poet, with motivational touch. The book is brought in light with the aim of making a shift in the thinking process of its readers towards hope and bring about a positive change in their life.
This book is a poetry collection with 36 poems. These poems are categorised in six sets. The first set of poems shows her deep faith in the Almighty. She tries to instill this strong faith in her readers so that they can ward off negativity from their life. The second set of poems illustrates how Nature teaches us to be confident and courageous The third set of poems is a direct word with the readers where they can be geared up to face life’s challenges and win every battle that they encounter in life. The fourth set tells the readers the ways they can become a better human beings. They can improve their way of living and become a source of relief for others as well as themselves The fifth set of poems is where she pours out her feelings for the people who are to her heart. One poem is about her alma mater, Carmel School. The last set narrates some stories in form of poems. The aim of writing this book is to bring positivity in the lives of the readers. The poems are like fuel that can energize the readers and bring about a change in the way of their taking up life’s struggles. The poet strongly believes that with a positive attitude, every battle can be won. Hope this book inspires and leaves a positive impact on the thinking process of the readers.