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kuchh na pūchho 'firāq' ahd-e-shabāb

raat hai niind hai kahānī hai

kuchh na puchho 'firaq' ahd-e-shabab

raat hai nind hai kahani hai

Firaq Gorakhpuri

ġharaz ki kaaT diye zindagī ke din ai dost

vo terī yaad meñ hoñ tujhe bhulāne meñ

gharaz ki kaT diye zindagi ke din ai dost

wo teri yaad mein hon ya tujhe bhulane mein

Firaq Gorakhpuri
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dil ke phaphūle jal uThe siine ke daaġh se

is ghar ko aag lag ga.ī ghar ke charāġh se

this hearts blisters are inflamed by its own desire

by its own lamp,alas, this house is set afire

dil ke phaphule jal uThe sine ke dagh se

is ghar ko aag lag gai ghar ke charagh se

this hearts blisters are inflamed by its own desire

by its own lamp,alas, this house is set afire

Mahtab Rai Taban

chale to paañv ke nīche kuchal ga.ī koī shai

nashe jhoñk meñ dekhā nahīñ ki duniyā hai

chale to panw ke niche kuchal gai koi shai

nashe ki jhonk mein dekha nahin ki duniya hai

Shahab Jafri
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ek muddat se tirī yaad bhī aa.ī na hameñ

aur ham bhuul ga.e hoñ tujhe aisā bhī nahīñ

ek muddat se teri yaad bhi aai na hamein

aur hum bhul gae hon tujhe aisa bhi nahin

Firaq Gorakhpuri
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WORD OF THE DAY

KHalal

  • ख़लल
  • خلل

means

problem, hinderance, defect

zindagī chubh rahī hai kāñTā

gar ye nikle to sab ḳhalal jaave

zindagi chubh rahi hai kanTa si

gar ye nikle to sab KHalal jawe

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Mir Baqir Ali is considered as the last Dastango(storyteller) of Delhi. He used to narrate the story of Amir Hamza(Dastan e Amir Hamza). Drawing on pictures of war and recounting the cultures of royal court, he spent many hours and many sessions for one detail. Someone asked, Sir, have you ever finished this story? He replied "once in a lifetime." For storytelling, he regularly studied and contributed extensive information stories, through his acquired knowledge and experiences.
When the college of medicine opened in Delhi, he enrolled at the age of sixty and graduated.

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sar jhukāoge to patthar devtā ho jā.egā

itnā mat chāho use vo bevafā ho jā.egā

sar jhukaoge to patthar dewta ho jaega

itna mat chaho use wo bewafa ho jaega

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1908 Moral and Ethical

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1965

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