Zindaa.n Par Shayari
Prison house has been used profusely as a metaphor both in classical and modern Urdu poetry. In classical poetry, it was used mostly in a romantic context but in modern poetry it has been used in many more contexts that are social, and even political at times. Have a look at the verses here and see how variously it has been used and with what connotations.
zindagī jabr hai aur jabr ke āsār nahīñ
haa.e is qaid ko zanjīr bhī darkār nahīñ
zindagi jabr hai aur jabr ke aasar nahin
hae is qaid ko zanjir bhi darkar nahin