Ibn-e-Safi





Ibn-e-Safi


Born
July 26, 1928

Died
July 25, 1980

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Ibn-e-Safi (also spelled as Ibne Safi) (Urdu: ابنِ صفی) was the pen name of Asrar Ahmad (Urdu: اسرار احمد), a best-selling and prolific fiction writer, novelist and poet of Urdu from Pakistan. The word Ibn-e-Safi is an Arabian expression which literally means Son of Safi, where the word Safi means chaste or righteous. He wrote from the 1940s in India, and later Pakistan after the partition of British India in 1947.

His main works were the 125-book series Jasoosi Dunya (The Spy World) and the 120-book Imran Series, with a small canon of satirical works and poetry. His novels were characterized by a blend of mystery, adventure, suspense, violence, romance and comedy, achieving massive popularity across a broad readership in South Asia.

Average rating: 3.94 · 1,164 ratings · 58 reviews · 179 distinct works · Similar authors
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The House Of Fear

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Khaufnaak Imarat (Imran Ser...

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Chattanon Mein Fire (Imran ...

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The Dangerous Man

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Fareedi Aur Leonard (Jasoos...

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Poisoned Arrow

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The Laughing Corpse

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दिलेर मुजरिम [Diler Mujrim] Khaufnak Jangal Aurat Farosh Ka Qatil Tijori Ka Raaz Fareedi Aur Leonard Purasrar Kunwan Khatarnak Boorha
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