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uThā jo mīnā-ba-dast saaqī rahī na kuchh tāb-e-zabt baaqī

tamām mai-kash pukār uTThe yahāñ se pahle yahāñ se pahle

uTha jo mina-ba-dast saqi rahi na kuchh tab-e-zabt baqi

tamam mai-kash pukar uTThe yahan se pahle yahan se pahle

Shakeel Badayuni
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tum zamāne raah se aa.e

varna sīdhā thā rāsta dil

tum zamane ki rah se aae

warna sidha tha rasta dil ka

Baqi Siddiqui
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maiñ tujh ko batātā huuñ taqdīr-e-umam kyā hai

shamshīr-o-sināñ avval tā.ūs-o-raubāb āḳhir

main tujh ko batata hun taqdir-e-umam kya hai

shamshir-o-sinan awwal taus-o-raubab aaKHir

Allama Iqbal

jo guzārī na sakī ham se

ham ne vo zindagī guzārī hai

jo guzari na ja saki hum se

hum ne wo zindagi guzari hai

Jaun Eliya

sab to mudāvā kar Daalā apnā mudāvā kar na sake

sab ke to garebāñ Daale apnā garebāñ bhuul ga.e

sab ka to mudawa kar Dala apna hi mudawa kar na sake

sab ke to gareban si Dale apna hi gareban bhul gae

Asrar ul Haq Majaz
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WORD OF THE DAY

mu.amma

  • मुअ'म्मा
  • معمہ

means

Puzzle/ riddle

ik muamma hai samajhne na samjhāne

zindagī kaahe ko hai ḳhvāb hai dīvāne

ek muamma hai samajhne ka na samjhane ka

zindagi kahe ko hai KHwab hai diwane ka

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Ameer Minai

Ameer Minai

1829-1900

Eminent Urdu Poet and contemporary of Dagh Dehlvi. Famous for penning ghazal "Sarakti jaye hai rukh se naqaab aahista aahista".

saraktī jaa.e hai ruḳh se naqāb āhista āhista

nikaltā aa rahā hai āftāb āhista āhista

the veil slips from her visage at such a gentle pace

as though the sun emerges from a cloud's embrace

sarakti jae hai ruKH se naqab aahista aahista

nikalta aa raha hai aaftab aahista aahista

the veil slips from her visage at such a gentle pace

as though the sun emerges from a cloud's embrace

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