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Firaq Gorakhpuri

1896 - 1982 | Allahabad, India

One of the most influential Pre-modern poets who paved the way for the modern Urdu ghazal. Known for his perceptive critical comments. Recipient of Gyanpeeth award.

One of the most influential Pre-modern poets who paved the way for the modern Urdu ghazal. Known for his perceptive critical comments. Recipient of Gyanpeeth award.

Ghazal 67

Nazm 7

Sher 173

tamām shabnam-o-gul hai vo sar se tā-ba-qadam

ruke ruke se kuchh aañsū rukī rukī hañsī

tamam shabnam-o-gul hai wo sar se ta-ba-qadam

ruke ruke se kuchh aansu ruki ruki si hansi

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vo kuchh rūThī huī āvāz meñ tajdīd-e-dildārī

nahīñ bhūlā tirā vo iltifāt-e-sar-girāñ ab tak

wo kuchh ruThi hui aawaz mein tajdid-e-dildari

nahin bhula tera wo iltifat-e-sar-giran ab tak

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dil-e-vārufta-e-dīdār allāh re mahviyyat

tasavvur meñ tire vo terī sūrat bhuul jaatā hai

dil-e-warufta-e-didar ki allah re mahwiyyat

tasawwur mein tere wo teri surat bhul jata hai

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Rubai 61

Latiife 21

E-BOOKS 72

Anar Kali

 

1945

Anar Kali

 

 

Andaze

 

1956

Andaze

 

1959

Batein Firaq Se

 

1998

Charaghan

 

1966

Ek Sau Ek Nzmen

 

1962

Firaq : Sadi Ki Aawaz

 

1996

Firaq : Sadi Ki Aawaz

 

2000

Firaq Aur Nai Nasl

 

1997

IMAGE SHAYARI 18

tumhe.n kyuu.nkar bataa.e.n zindagii ko kyaa samajhte hai.n
samajh lo saa.ns lenaa KHud-kushii karnaa samajhte hai.n

kisii badmast ko raaz-aashnaa sab kaa samajhte hai.n
nigaah-e-yaar tujh ko kyaa bataa.e.n kyaa samajhte hai.n

bas itne par hame.n sab log diivaana samajhte hai.n
ki is duniyaa ko ham ik duusrii duniyaa samajhte hai.n

kahaa.n kaa vasl tanhaa.ii ne shaayad bhes badlaa hai
tire dam bhar ke mil jaane ko ham bhii kyaa samajhte hai.n

umiido.n me.n bhii un kii ek shaan-e-be-niyaazii hai
har aasaanii ko jo dushvaar ho jaanaa samajhte hai.n

yahii zid hai to KHair aa.nkhe.n uThaate hai.n ham us jaanib
magar ai dil ham is me.n jaan kaa khaTkaa samajhte hai.n

kahii.n ho.n tere diivaane Thahar jaa.e.n to zindaa.n hai
jidhar ko mu.nh uThaa kar chal pa.De sahraa samajhte hai.n

jahaa.n kii fitrat-e-begaana me.n jo kaif-e-Gam bhar de.n
vahii jiinaa samajhte hai.n vahii marnaa samajhte hai.n

hamaaraa zikr kyaa ham ko to hosh aayaa mohabbat me.n
magar ham qais kaa diivaana ho jaanaa samajhte hai.n

na shoKHii shoKH hai itnii na purkaar itnii purkaarii
na jaane log terii saadgii ko kyaa samajhte hai.n

bhulaa dii.n ek muddat kii jafaa.e.n us ne ye kah kar
tujhe apnaa samajhte the tujhe apnaa samajhte hai.n

ye kah kar aabla-paa rau.ndte jaate hai.n kaa.nTo.n ko
jise talvo.n me.n kar le.n jazb use sahraa samajhte hai.n

ye hastii niistii sab mauj-KHezii hai mohabbat kii
na ham qatra samajhte hai.n na ham dariyaa samajhte hai.n

'firaaq' is gardish-e-ayyaam se kab kaam niklaa hai
sahar hone ko bhii ham raat kaT jaanaa samajhte hai.n

tumhe.n kyuu.nkar bataa.e.n zindagii ko kyaa samajhte hai.n samajh lo saa.ns lenaa KHud-kushii karnaa samajhte hai.n kisii badmast ko raaz-aashnaa sab kaa samajhte hai.n nigaah-e-yaar tujh ko kyaa bataa.e.n kyaa samajhte hai.n bas itne par hame.n sab log diivaana samajhte hai.n ki is duniyaa ko ham ik duusrii duniyaa samajhte hai.n kahaa.n kaa vasl tanhaa.ii ne shaayad bhes badlaa hai tire dam bhar ke mil jaane ko ham bhii kyaa samajhte hai.n umiido.n me.n bhii un kii ek shaan-e-be-niyaazii hai har aasaanii ko jo dushvaar ho jaanaa samajhte hai.n yahii zid hai to KHair aa.nkhe.n uThaate hai.n ham us jaanib magar ai dil ham is me.n jaan kaa khaTkaa samajhte hai.n kahii.n ho.n tere diivaane Thahar jaa.e.n to zindaa.n hai jidhar ko mu.nh uThaa kar chal pa.De sahraa samajhte hai.n jahaa.n kii fitrat-e-begaana me.n jo kaif-e-Gam bhar de.n vahii jiinaa samajhte hai.n vahii marnaa samajhte hai.n hamaaraa zikr kyaa ham ko to hosh aayaa mohabbat me.n magar ham qais kaa diivaana ho jaanaa samajhte hai.n na shoKHii shoKH hai itnii na purkaar itnii purkaarii na jaane log terii saadgii ko kyaa samajhte hai.n bhulaa dii.n ek muddat kii jafaa.e.n us ne ye kah kar tujhe apnaa samajhte the tujhe apnaa samajhte hai.n ye kah kar aabla-paa rau.ndte jaate hai.n kaa.nTo.n ko jise talvo.n me.n kar le.n jazb use sahraa samajhte hai.n ye hastii niistii sab mauj-KHezii hai mohabbat kii na ham qatra samajhte hai.n na ham dariyaa samajhte hai.n 'firaaq' is gardish-e-ayyaam se kab kaam niklaa hai sahar hone ko bhii ham raat kaT jaanaa samajhte hai.n

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har saaz se hotii nahii.n ye dhun paidaa

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Audios 17

'firaaq' ik na.ii suurat nikal to saktii hai

hijr-o-visaal-e-yaar kaa parda uThaa diyaa

jaur-o-be-mehrii-e-iGmaaz pe kyaa rotaa hai

Recitation

aah ko chahiye ek umr asar hote tak SHAMSUR RAHMAN FARUQI

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