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Suroor Jahanabadi

1873 - 1910

Prominent poet making contribution to the development of New Nazm in Urdu. Died of heavy drinking due to depression at the death of wife & son

Prominent poet making contribution to the development of New Nazm in Urdu. Died of heavy drinking due to depression at the death of wife & son

bajā.e mai diyā paanī ik gilās mujhe

samajh liyā mire saaqī ne bad-havās mujhe

bajae mai diya pani ka ek gilas mujhe

samajh liya mere saqi ne bad-hawas mujhe

apnī miTTī hai kahāñ kyā ḳhabar bād-e-sabā

ho pareshāñ dekhiye kis kis jagah musht-e-ġhubār

apni miTTi hai kahan ki kya KHabar baad-e-saba

ho pareshan dekhiye kis kis jagah musht-e-ghubar