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kuchh is adā se aap ne pūchhā mirā mizāj

kahnā paḌā ki shukr hai parvardigār

you inquired how I was in such an artful way

except for 'God is kind' there is little I could say

kuchh is ada se aap ne puchha mera mizaj

kahna paDa ki shukr hai parwardigar ka

you inquired how I was in such an artful way

except for 'God is kind' there is little I could say

Jaleel Manikpuri

kaun is ghar dekh-bhāl kare

roz ik chiiz TuuT jaatī hai

kaun is ghar ki dekh-bhaal kare

roz ek chiz TuT jati hai

Jaun Eliya

zamāna baḌe shauq se sun rahā thā

hamīñ so ga.e dāstāñ kahte kahte

zamana baDe shauq se sun raha tha

hamin so gae dastan kahte kahte

Saqib Lakhnavi
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shīsha TuuTe ġhul mach jaa.e

dil TuuTe āvāz na aa.e

shisha TuTe ghul mach jae

dil TuTe aawaz na aae

Hafeez Merathi
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bahut pahle se un qadmoñ aahaT jaan lete haiñ

tujhe ai zindagī ham duur se pahchān lete haiñ

bahut pahle se un qadmon ki aahaT jaan lete hain

tujhe ai zindagi hum dur se pahchan lete hain

Firaq Gorakhpuri
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takiya

  • तकिया
  • تکیہ

means

Reliance/ pillow

bāġhbāñ ne aag jab āshiyāne ko mire

jin pe takiya thā vahī patte havā dene lage

baghban ne aag di jab aashiyane ko mere

jin pe takiya tha wahi patte hawa dene lage

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Balraj Komal

Balraj Komal

1928-2013

One of the leading modern poets who made outstanding contribution to modern Urdu Nazm in India.

akelī

ajnabī apne qadmoñ ko roko zarā

akeli

ajnabi apne qadmon ko roko zara

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1962

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