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Ali Sardar Jafri

1913 - 2000 | Mumbai, India

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.

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.

Ghazal

aqiide bujh rahe hai.n sham-e-jaa.n Gul hotii jaatii hai

kaam ab ko.ii na aa.egaa bas ik dil ke sivaa

shaikast-e-shauq ko takmiil-e-aarzuu kahiye

Nazm

meraa safar

pyaas bhii ek samandar hai

shu.uur

bahut qariib ho tum

chaa.nd ko ruKHsat kar do

do charaaG

guftuguu (Hind Pak dostii ke naam)

meraa safar

tum nahii.n aa.e the jab

chaa.nd ko ruKHsat kar do

nivaalaa

Recitation

aah ko chahiye ek umr asar hote tak SHAMSUR RAHMAN FARUQI

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