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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

dard aisā hai ki chāhe hai zinda rahiye

zindagī aisī ki mar jaane ko chāhe hai

dard aisa hai ki ji chahe hai zinda rahiye

zindagi aisi ki mar jaane ko ji chahe hai

Kaleem Aajiz

ākāsh hasīn fazāoñ meñ kho gayā

maiñ is qadar uḌā ki ḳhalāoñ meñ kho gayā

aakash ki hasin fazaon mein kho gaya

main is qadar uDa ki KHalaon mein kho gaya

Kamil Bahzadi

fāsle aise bhī hoñge ye kabhī sochā na thā

sāmne baiThā thā mere aur vo merā na thā

fasle aise bhi honge ye kabhi socha na tha

samne baiTha tha mere aur wo mera na tha

Adeem Hashmi

hamāre aib ne be-aib kar diyā ham ko

yahī hunar hai ki koī hunar nahīñ aatā

hamare aib ne be-aib kar diya hum ko

yahi hunar hai ki koi hunar nahin aata

Mirza Raza Barq
WORD OF THE DAY

but-kada

  • बुत-कदा
  • بت کدہ

means

idol-temple

ab to jaate haiñ but-kade se 'mīr'

phir mileñge agar ḳhudā laayā

ab to jate hain but-kade se 'mir'

phir milenge agar KHuda laya

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Hafeez Jalandhari

Hafeez Jalandhari

1900-1982

Popular romantic poet made famous by Malika Pukhraj by singining ghazal "abhi to main jawan huun". Wrote the National Anthem of Pakistan.

abhī to maiñ javān hūñ

havā bhī ḳhush-gavār hai

abhi to main jawan hun

hawa bhi KHush-gawar hai

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