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Sheikh Ibrahim Zauq

1790 - 1854 | Delhi, India

Poet laureate of the Mughal Court and mentor of Bahadur Shah Zafar. His 'poetic' rivalry with Ghalib is well known.

Poet laureate of the Mughal Court and mentor of Bahadur Shah Zafar. His 'poetic' rivalry with Ghalib is well known.

Ghazal

laa.ii hayaat aa.e qazaa le chalii chale

Shamsur Rahman Faruqi

aate hii tuu ne ghar ke phir jaane kii sunaa.ii

Nomaan Shauque

ab to ghabraa ke ye kahte hai.n ki mar jaa.e.nge

Nomaan Shauque

barq meraa aashiyaa.n kab kaa jalaa kar le ga.ii

Nomaan Shauque

haath siine pe mire rakh ke kidhar dekhte ho

Nomaan Shauque

ham hai.n aur shuGl-e-ishq-baazii hai

Nomaan Shauque

hu.e kyuu.n us pe aashiq ham abhii se

Nomaan Shauque

ik sadma dard-e-dil se mirii jaan par to hai

Nomaan Shauque

kaun vaqt ai vaa.e guzraa jii ko ghabraate hu.e

Nomaan Shauque

ko.ii in ta.ng-dahaano.n se mohabbat na kare

Nomaan Shauque

laa.ii hayaat aa.e qazaa le chalii chale

Nomaan Shauque

maar kar tiir jo vo dilbar-e-jaanii maa.nge

Nomaan Shauque

qasd jab terii ziyaarat kaa kabhuu karte hai.n

Nomaan Shauque

sab ko duniyaa kii havas KHvaar liye phirtii hai

Nomaan Shauque

Recitation

aah ko chahiye ek umr asar hote tak SHAMSUR RAHMAN FARUQI