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apne jalne meñ kisī ko nahīñ karte haiñ sharīk

raat ho jaa.e to ham sham.a bujhā dete haiñ

apne jalne mein kisi ko nahin karte hain sharik

raat ho jae to hum shama bujha dete hain

Saba Akbarabadi
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gurez-pā hai nayā rāsta kidhar jaa.eñ

chalo ki lauT ke ham apne apne ghar jaa.eñ

gurez-pa hai naya rasta kidhar jaen

chalo ki lauT ke hum apne apne ghar jaen

Jamal Owaisi

dekheñ qarīb se bhī to achchhā dikhā.ī de

ik aadmī to shahr meñ aisā dikhā.ī de

dekhen qarib se bhi to achchha dikhai de

ek aadmi to shahr mein aisa dikhai de

Zafar Gorakhpuri

gulshan faqat phūloñ se nahīñ kāñToñ se bhī zīnat hotī hai

jiine ke liye is duniyā meñ ġham bhī zarūrat hotī hai

gulshan ki faqat phulon se nahin kanTon se bhi zinat hoti hai

jine ke liye is duniya mein gham ki bhi zarurat hoti hai

Saba Afghani

dil-e-muztar se pūchh ai raunaq-e-bazm

maiñ ḳhud aayā nahīñ laayā gayā huuñ

dil-e-muztar se puchh ai raunaq-e-bazm

main KHud aaya nahin laya gaya hun

Shad Azimabadi
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KHirqa

  • ख़िर्क़ा
  • خرقہ

means

ragged/ patched apparel

na durveshoñ ḳhirqa chāhiye na tāj-e-shāhānā

mujhe to hosh de itnā rahūñ maiñ tujh pe dīvānā

na durweshon ka KHirqa chahiye na taj-e-shahana

mujhe to hosh de itna rahun main tujh pe diwana

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Habib Jalib

Habib Jalib

1929-1993

Popular poet from Pakistan, known for his anti-establishment poetry, having mass following.

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