Dohe on Bachpan
Life is divided into
three parts—childhood, adulthood, and old age. Childhood, however, has many facets. It is a physical state of being as well as a philosophical state of existence. Some of these verses on the idea and experience of childhood, as presented here, would be of interest to you.
bachcha bolā dekh kar masjid ālī-shān
allāh tere ek ko itnā baḌā makān
bachcha bola dekh kar masjid aali-shan
allah tere ek ko itna baDa makan