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Akbar Allahabadi

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Akbar Allahabadi

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    dekh aa.e ham bhī do din rah ke dehlī bahār

    hukm-e-hākim se huā thā ijtamā-e-intishār

    aadmī aur jānvar aur ghar muzayyan aur machine

    phuul aur sabza chamak aur raushnī rail aur taar

    kerosene aur barq aur petroleum aur tarpin

    motor aur airplane aur jamghaTe aur eqtidār

    mashriqī patlūñ meñ thī ḳhidmat-guzārī umañg

    maġhribī shakloñ se shān-e-ḳhud-pasandī āshkār

    shaukat-o-iqbāl ke markaz huzūr-e-emperor

    zīnat-o-daulat devī empress ālī-tabār

    bahr-e-hastī le rahā thā be-dareġh añgḌā.iyāñ

    thames amvāj jamunā se huī thiiñ ham-kanār

    inqilāb-e-dahr ke rañgīn naqshe pesh the

    thī pa.e-ahl-e-basīrat bāġh-e-ibrat meñ bahār

    zarre vīrānoñ se uThte the tamāshā dekhne

    chashm-e-hairat ban ga.ī thī gardish-e-lail-o-nahār

    jaame se bāhar nigāh-e-nāz-e-fattāhān-e-hind

    hadd-e-qānūnī ke andar honorabloñ qatār

    ḳharch total diloñ meñ chuTkiyāñ letā huā

    fikr-e-zātī meñ ḳhayāl-e-qaum ġhā.eb fil-mazār

    dāvateñ in.aam speacheñ qavā.id fauj camp

    izzateñ ḳhushiyāñ ummīdeñ ehtiyāteñ e'tibār

    pesh-rau shāhī thī phir his-highness phir ahl-e-jāh

    ba.ad is ke shaiḳh sāhab un ke pīchhe ḳhāksār

    dekh aae hum bhi do din rah ke dehli ki bahaar

    hukm-e-hakim se hua tha ijtama-e-intishaar

    aadmi aur jaanwar aur ghar muzayyan aur machine

    phul aur sabza chamak aur raushni rail aur tar

    kerosene aur barq aur petroleum aur tarpin

    motor aur airplane aur jamghaTe aur eqtidar

    mashriqi patlun mein thi KHidmat-guzari ki umang

    maghribi shaklon se shan-e-KHud-pasandi aashkar

    shaukat-o-iqbaal ke markaz huzur-e-emperor

    zinat-o-daulat ki dewi empress aali-tabar

    bahr-e-hasti le raha tha be-daregh angDaiyan

    thames ki amwaj jamuna se hui thin ham-kanar

    inqilab-e-dahr ke rangin naqshe pesh the

    thi pae-ahl-e-basirat bagh-e-ibrat mein bahaar

    zarre viranon se uThte the tamasha dekhne

    chashm-e-hairat ban gai thi gardish-e-lail-o-nahaar

    jame se bahar nigah-e-naz-e-fattahan-e-hind

    hadd-e-qanuni ke andar honorablon ki qatar

    KHarch ka total dilon mein chuTkiyan leta hua

    fikr-e-zati mein KHayal-e-qaum ghaeb fil-mazar

    dawaten inam speachen qawaid fauj camp

    izzaten KHushiyan ummiden ehtiyaten e'tibar

    pesh-rau shahi thi phir his-highness phir ahl-e-jah

    baad is ke shaiKH sahab un ke pichhe KHaksar

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