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inhīñ pattharoñ pe chal kar agar aa sako to aao

mire ghar ke rāste meñ koī kahkashāñ nahīñ hai

inhin pattharon pe chal kar agar aa sako to aao

mere ghar ke raste mein koi kahkashan nahin hai

Mustafa Zaidi

mohabbat ke liye kuchh ḳhaas dil maḳhsūs hote haiñ

ye vo naġhma hai jo har saaz par gaayā nahīñ jaatā

mohabbat ke liye kuchh KHas dil maKHsus hote hain

ye wo naghma hai jo har saz par gaya nahin jata

Makhmoor Dehlvi

hayāt le ke chalo kā.enāt le ke chalo

chalo to saare zamāne ko saath le ke chalo

hayat le ke chalo kaenat le ke chalo

chalo to sare zamane ko sath le ke chalo

Makhdoom Mohiuddin
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badan meñ jaise lahū tāziyāna ho gayā hai

use gale se lagā.e zamāna ho gayā hai

badan mein jaise lahu taziyana ho gaya hai

use gale se lagae zamana ho gaya hai

Irfan Siddiqi

ye kyā tilism hai kyuuñ raat bhar sisaktā huuñ

vo kaun hai jo diyoñ meñ jalā rahā hai mujhe

ye kya tilism hai kyun raat bhar sisakta hun

wo kaun hai jo diyon mein jala raha hai mujhe

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KHushk

  • ख़ुश्क
  • خشک

means

Dry/ arid

udaas ḳhushk laboñ par laraz rahā hogā

vo ek bosa jo ab tak mirī jabīñ pe nahīñ

udas KHushk labon par laraz raha hoga

wo ek bosa jo ab tak meri jabin pe nahin

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Majeed Amjad

Majeed Amjad

1914-1976

One of the founding-fathers of modern Urdu poetry.

gahre suroñ meñ arz-e-navā-e-hayāt kar

siine pe ek dard sil rakh ke baat kar

gahre suron mein arz-e-nawa-e-hayat kar

sine pe ek dard ki sil rakh ke baat kar

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