Tarfa ibn al-Abd is one of the most famous poets of the days of ignorance in the Arabian Peninsula. He is the poet Amr ibn al-Abd. He was called Tarfa. He was born in 543 in Bahrain, but he was from a famous family, mostly poets. Since he was young, he was heading for a life of luxury and fun with someone of his age, so that in his youth he spent most of his money on wine, but he was very prominent among his family and his people, as he was famous for his hair and especially the spelling.
The life of Tarfa bin Abdul
Although the beginning of the life of Tarfa bin al-Abed full of joy and pleasure and entertainment and alcohol, but that after the death of his parents it has become oppressed, as his uncles refused to give him money and his father and took most of his money, which made him The oppressed and left them and left them and rebel against them, which made him outcasts from most other tribes and when the most severe case returned to his tribe.
After he returned to his tribe, he worked under the care of his brother, but he soon stole the camels and then went to his cousin Malik, who was not welcomed, but he had treated him badly. To return to the invasion and wars again.
Tarfa bin al – Abd poetry
In spite of the life he lived in the beginning of his life and the injustice he witnessed after that, he did not write many poems because of the short life, as he died in his youth, but most of his poetry had a lot of events The task that has occurred in his life, and it also highlights many of his thoughts and thoughts about the idea of life and the idea of death.
And most of his poetry was talking about the recognition of physical pleasure and importance in his life, and was called in his poems to seek the pleasure of moral and physical in the young and before the age of life in man, and the most famous works of Tarfa bin Abdul and his poetry was composed of six hundred And fifty-seven houses of poetry.
The Diwan also contains his famous commentator, which he wrote in his youth, as it consisted of one hundred and four houses, which belonged to the long sea system. The most important topics that were dealt with in his famous comment are the description of nature and description The camel, and the definition of himself and his tribe, along with a strong admonition to his cousin, and contains the spinning and standing on the ruins, and that death and a commandment directed to his nephew to wake him after his death.
The death of Tarfa bin Abdul
It is worth mentioning that Tarfa went to the king Amr ibn Hind in Alhira, and was twitching at the beginning of his youth and was very impressed himself, and continued to deviate in his walk and walked in front of King Amr bin Hind, who was seen evil looks After a few attempts by King Amr ibn Hind to kill Tarfa he could not even go to him and he said if he had to kill me, the drinkers of wine before it, and indeed he was drunk and then killed him at the age of twenty-six years, which The poets called him the name of the dead boy