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kar rahā thā ġham-e-jahāñ hisāb

aaj tum yaad be-hisāb aa.e

kar raha tha gham-e-jahan ka hisab

aaj tum yaad be-hisab aae

Faiz Ahmad Faiz

tujh se milne ko be-qarār thā dil

tujh se mil kar bhī be-qarār rahā

tujh se milne ko be-qarar tha dil

tujh se mil kar bhi be-qarar raha

Rasa Chughtai

zarā ruuTh jaane pe itnī ḳhushāmad

'qamar' tum bigāḌoge aadat kisī

zara ruTh jaane pe itni KHushamad

'qamar' tum bigaDoge aadat kisi ki

Qamar Jalalvi
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'hafīz' apnī bolī mohabbat bolī

na urdu na hindī na hindostānī

'hafiz' apni boli mohabbat ki boli

na urdu na hindi na hindostani

Hafeez Jalandhari
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qarār dil ko sadā jis ke naam se aayā

vo aayā bhī to kisī aur kaam se aayā

qarar dil ko sada jis ke nam se aaya

wo aaya bhi to kisi aur kaam se aaya

Jamal Ehsani
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tadbiir

  • तदबीर
  • تدبیر

means

course of action/ tactic

ulTī ho ga.iiñ sab tadbīreñ kuchh na davā ne kaam kiyā

dekhā is bīmāri-e-dil ne āḳhir kaam tamām kiyā

ulTi ho gain sab tadbiren kuchh na dawa ne kaam kiya

dekha is bimari-e-dil ne aaKHir kaam tamam kiya

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Moin Ahsan Jazbi

Moin Ahsan Jazbi

1912-2005

One of the most prominent Progressive poets. Famous for his widely sung ghazal 'Marne ki duaen kyun maangun…'.

sharīk-e-mahfil-e-dār-o-rasan kuchh aur bhī haiñ

sitamgaro abhī ahl-e-kafan kuchh aur bhī haiñ

sharik-e-mahfil-e-dar-o-rasan kuchh aur bhi hain

sitamgaro abhi ahl-e-kafan kuchh aur bhi hain

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