First Year English Book-I Lesson No. 8: The Gulistan of Sa’di Notes
Here are the questions and answers for Lesson No. 8: “The Gulistan of Sa’di” in a shorter and simpler format:
Short an simple questions and answers
Q1. What advice did Naushirvan give to his people?
A1. Naushirvan advised his people to be just, kind to others, and eliminate evil.
Q2. What remedy did the physicians suggest for the king’s disease?
A2. The physicians suggested that the king’s disease could be cured with the bile of a person possessing certain qualities.
Q3. Why did the boy look to the sky and smile?
A3. The boy, upon witnessing injustice by his parents, the Qazi, and the king, looked to the sky to pray to Allah Almighty.
Q4. What should be the role of a Qazi?
A4. A Qazi should fear only God and never commit injustice in any case.
Q5. Why did the king weep?
A5. The king wept because he was ashamed of his selfish behavior and couldn’t control his tears.
Q6. How did the king recover?
A6. The king, fearing God and repenting for his actions, was forgiven and healed by God Almighty for his good deeds.