Lutfiy (1366-1465)

Category: Literature of Temurid's period Published: Sunday, 02 September 2012

Lutfiy has the special place in the development of Uzbek poetry of XV century. Navoi characterized him as the “king of word”(malik ul kalom).

Lutfiy was born in Dehikanor near Herat where he was buried. There is information about his life and creative works in the works of Navoi and Hondamir. Poet left big literary heritage. In the resources you can find more than 20 works of poet. Nowadays we have only divan which is kept in Konya (Turkey). The creative works of poet began early and continued till his last days. Lutfiy translated “Zafarnama” (1437) by Sharafiddin Ali Yazdy, which was suggested by Shahruh. According to Navoi's "Majolisu-n-nafois", Lutfi wrote qasidas in Persian language.

Many scientists as Fitrat, E.Rustamov, E. Fozilov, S.Erkinov, E.Ishakov, E.Ahmadhojayev and others studied his creative works.


Lutfiy. Tanlangan asarlar (Selected works). M.1961.
Lutfiy. Divan. T.1965.
Lutfiy. Sensan sevarim. T. 1982.

Scientific literature:

E.Rustamov. Uzbekskaya poeziya v pervoy polovine 15 veka (Uzbek literature. The first half of XV century). M. 1963.
S. Erkimov. Lutfiy. Hayoti va ijodi (life and creative works). T. 1965.

The published works:

E.Rustamov. Uzbekskaya poeziya v pervoy polovine 15 veka (Uzbek poetry in the early XV th century). M. 1963.
S.Erkinov. Lutfi. Hayoti va ijodi (his life and creation) - Tashkent, 1965.
Lutfi. Devon (collection). - Tashkent, 1965.
Lutfi. “Sensan sevarim” (“You are my love”) - Tashkent, 1987.

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