Shayari Image on Dariya

River, as a metaphor,

has been used only sparingly in the classical poetry. Mostly, it appears as an image and is used to carry a literal meaning. It is with the modern poets that river acquired a metaphoric, a symbolic, and even a mythic dimension. In these poets, river appears sometimes as a metaphor of destruction while at others as a source of rejuvenation. You would enjoy this selection of verses on river in Urdu poetry.

chand bhi hairan dariya bhi pareshani mein hai

kaun kahta hai ki maut aai to mar jaunga

kaun kahta hai ki maut aai to mar jaunga

kaun kahta hai ki maut aai to mar jaunga

kaun kahta hai ki maut aai to mar jaunga

kaun kahta hai ki maut aai to mar jaunga

kaun kahta hai ki maut aai to mar jaunga

kaun kahta hai ki maut aai to mar jaunga

kaun kahta hai ki maut aai to mar jaunga

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