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farishtoñ se bhī achchhā maiñ burā hone se pahle thā

vo mujh se intihā.ī ḳhush ḳhafā hone se pahle thā

farishton se bhi achchha main bura hone se pahle tha

wo mujh se intihai KHush KHafa hone se pahle tha

Anwar Shuoor

ġham se mansūb karūñ dard rishta de duuñ

zindagī aa tujhe jiine salīqa de duuñ

gham se mansub karun dard ka rishta de dun

zindagi aa tujhe jine ka saliqa de dun

Ali Ahmad Jalili

tum to kahte the ki sab qaidī rihā.ī ga.e

phir pas-e-dīvār-e-zindāñ rāt-bhar rotā hai kaun

tum to kahte the ki sab qaidi rihai pa gae

phir pas-e-diwar-e-zindan raat-bhar rota hai kaun

Saleem Kausar

ek ho jaa.eñ to ban sakte haiñ ḳhurshīd-e-mubīñ

varna in bikhre hue tāroñ se kyā kaam bane

ek ho jaen to ban sakte hain KHurshid-e-mubin

warna in bikhre hue taron se kya kaam bane

Abul Mujahid Zahid
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ek lamhe meñ bikhar jaatā hai tānā-bānā

aur phir umr guzar jaatī hai yakjā.ī meñ

ek lamhe mein bikhar jata hai tana-bana

aur phir umr guzar jati hai yakjai mein

Ahmad Mushtaq
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jaur

  • जौर
  • جور

means

tyranny/ oppression

aap pachhtā.eñ nahīñ jaur se tauba na kareñ

aap ke sar qasam 'dāġh' haal achchhā hai

aap pachhtaen nahin jaur se tauba na karen

aap ke sar ki qasam 'dagh' ka haal achchha hai

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Ali Sardar Jafri

Ali Sardar Jafri

1913-2000

One of the most celebrated progressive poets, literary critic, public intellectual and editor.Contemporary of Faiz Ahmad Faiz. Recipient of Gyanpeeth Award. Produced documentaries on Urdu poetry.

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