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    Sarfaroshi Ki Tamanna (Ram Prasad Bismil)

    (In Urdu and English) Sarfaroshi ki tamanna ab hamaare dil mein hai Dekhna hai zor kitna baazu-e-qaatil mein hai Aye watan Karta nahin kyun doosra kuch baat-cheet Dekhta hun main jise woh chup teri mehfil mein hai Aye shaheed-e-mulk-o-millat main tere oopar nisaar Ab teri himmat...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 22, 2013

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    Tum Aksr Yad Ate Ho

    Tum aksar.. Yaad aatay ho.. Or boht yaad aatay ho. K yaadon k sabhi moti. Meri umeed k aansoo. Mere ye zabt k gohar. In ankhon k samandar sai.. Meri palkon k saahil tak.. Chalay aatay hain chupkay sai.. na jaaney kion? tum aksar yaad aatay ho..
    BinteEshrat BinteEshrat 18-21, F Oct 8, 2012

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    End Of A Beautiful Phase...............!!!

    i am writing this story because i am seriously feeling like we all are gona miss this silk voice of jagjit singh for ever.....!!! it sadden not just me but all those who are in love with the gazal singing.........!!! i am going to write this story to pay my heartfelt tribute to...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 11, 2011

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    What I Catch Of It

    Excluding the fact that I understand, like, 0,00000000000001% of what’s being written. =P But when I’m fortunate enough to come across a translation in a language I can actually understand, I really do think that the poems are gorgeous. Images being portrayed are vibrant and...
    Floydess Floydess 18-21, F 2 Responses May 17, 2011

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    Hahahah Anybody Remember This Poem?

    makri nay kya jala tana kaisa acha tana bana aakhir isne kyoon karjana is se mile ga is ko khana jis ne makri paidi ki hai us ne is ko akal bhi di hai mehnat ka tujh ko kyoon gham hai jab tak teri dam may dam hai haat me kaghas aur kalam hai seekh lay baba hilm aur honar tum...
    righteouschica righteouschica 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 7, 2012

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    I Have Forgotten This Gazal.....!!!!

    i m really very tired right now and i have no idea why i m writting this story which i m sure is not going to make much sense to anybody as i m not in mood to write explaination of all its words......at this moment i need sumthing to divert my mind and suddenly i rememmber this...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 26, 2011

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    Don't Ask Me For The Love I Once Gave You, My Love

    An Artist chooses his tools, He chooses his way of expressing his thoughts. An Painter picks up the brush to paint what he sees, A musician uses his instruments to translate his emotions into melody, A singer uses his voice to communicate his feelings, A writer uses his pen to...
    lazyangel lazyangel 22-25, M 8 Responses Jun 14, 2011

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    Kmaal Ki Ghazal :)

    Wafa Ka Poda Shajar Hua To Muhabbato'n Ka Pata Chalega, Naseeb Uska Samar hua To Muhabbato'n Ka Pata Chalega, Abhi To Phirtay Ho Dosto'n Mein, Aziz Koi Juda Nahi Hai Koi Idhr se Udhar hua Tou Muhabbato'n Ka Pata Chalega Wo Jiski Khaatir bana Rahay ho Zamaay bhar Ko tum Dushman...
    BinteEshrat BinteEshrat 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 15, 2013

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    Humko Kis Ke Gum Ne Maara................

    well al the gazals i post in any of these groups are those which are my favorite....but the funny thing is that each of these gazals remind me of something and mostly reflect the mood i am in....its another mystery that i remember the right gazal at the right moment........its...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 8 Responses Aug 24, 2011

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    =saamny Manzil Thi Or Peechay Us Ki Aawaaz...

     =Saamny Manzil Thi or Peechay Us Ki Aawaaz... =Rukta to Safar jata, Chalta To Bichar jata. =Maekhana Bhi usi ka tha, Maekar Bhi us k. =Agr peeta to emaan jata, na peeta to Sanam jata. =Saza aesi mili mujh ko, zakhm aese lage Dil par. =Chupaata to jigar jata, Sunata to...
    BinteEshrat BinteEshrat 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 24, 2012

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    Jogiyon Ka Libaas Lagate Hain.........

    jogiyoun ka libaas lagate hain...,log kitne udaas lagate hain....,darad ki oons se dhule chehare..,makbaro ki ghaans lagate hain....*people look like the saffron clothing of the wandering dervish, they look sad and weather beaten like his cloths..............whenever i happen...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 4 Responses Sep 20, 2011

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    Bebssi Ka Ye Alam

    Tha mai neend me ormujhe itnasajaya jaa rha tha..... Bde pyar se mujhe Nehlaya jaa rha tha.... . Na jane tha wo konsa ajab khel mere ghar me... . Bachcho ki tarah mujhe kandhe pr uthaya jaa rha tha... . Thapaas mera hr apna us waqt... . Phir bi mai hr kisi k mann se bhulaya jaa...
    BinteEshrat BinteEshrat 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 18, 2012

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    Jo Bhi Tha Keya Thora Tha ? - Great Poetry By Irfan Murtaza Los Angeles Ca.

    Great Poetry By Irfan Murtaza Los Angeles CA.        youtube video  
    alimawani alimawani 41-45, M Mar 27, 2013

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    Aaj Jane Ki Zid Na Karo.....

    This is a song i have grew up hearing, a song sung by so many people but like all my mind is stuck with the subtle voice of farida khanam singing it and once in a while my dad singing it for us. so its a combination of memories of childhood and teen. since past few years i have...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 6 Responses Jan 4, 2012

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    Hamesha Dair Kar Deta Hon Main (dedicated To Ep Friends)

    A Wonderful Urdu poem by Muneer Niazi. Hamesha dair kar deta hoon main Zaroori baat kehne ho Koi wada nibhana ho Usay aawaz deni ho Usay wapis bulana ho Hamesha dair kar deta hoon main Madad karni ho us ki Yaar ke dhaarus bundhana ho Bohat dayreena rustoon par Kisi se milne jana...
    lazyangel lazyangel 22-25, M 5 Responses Jan 4, 2013

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    Naghma.....the Ballad

    To Joana..... Who inspired a little and make my pen pour some ink....Is mehfil e faani me har hansi k peechay chupa hai ik Sadma, Ye insaan kuch nai, Hai faqat ik adhura naghma. Is jahan me akar jab bole apni nanhi ankhon se, tou laga Kashish ka , Masumiyat ka Naghma. Jb larkhara...
    lalakhan90 lalakhan90 22-25, M 5 Responses Oct 15, 2012

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    Yaad

    Agar Kabhi Meri Yaad Aaye Agar Kabhi Meri Yaad Aaye To Chaand Raaton Ki Dilgeer Roshni Main Kisi Sitaray Ko Dekh Laina Agar Woh Nakhal Falak Say Urh Kar Tumharay Kadmoon Aagiray To Yeh Jaan Laina Woh Istiaara Tha Meray Dil Kaa Agar Naa Aaye?..... Magar Yeh Mumkin Hi Kis Tarha...
    mineral588 mineral588 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 28, 2012

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    The Wonderous Words Of Ahmed Faraz......!!!!

    Well it ought to be a beautiful verse i have heard today....!!! Ahmed Faraz is a poet par excellence and this gazal has been immortalized by the golden voice of Gulam ali.....!! well since some people complains about all these nazams i have been posting...i might try to explain...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 4 Responses May 17, 2011

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    Teri Awaz..........

    i was just reminded by somebody that i can either cry out my heart out in the dead of night or can just close my eyes and sleep peacefully.......i have cried some time i guess so now when still sleep is miles away i want to do something with my brain which is just racking...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 6 Responses Aug 25, 2011

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    Eik Bas Tu Hi Nahin......

    this is very special nazam...........one its my and my dad's favorite.., second i have very unique memories attached with it....!!!! some of these memories are very happy!! i remember my father had it taped from one of his friend long back and it was played on very special days...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 6 Responses Sep 7, 2011

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    Mohabbat Karne Wale.......!!

    lately work has kept me occupied and i have got no chance to hear something i like........it require lots of time and efforts to search or remember good pieces of poetry or music...so today i just tried to distract myself with some of Mehandi Hassan's classic ghazal....!!!! and i...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 6 Responses Aug 12, 2011

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    Main Khyal Hun Kisi Aur Ka...

    Main khyal hun kisi aur ka...!!!Main khyal hun kisi aur ka.....mujhe sochta koi aur hain....!!!sare aina mera aks hain...pas-e-aina koi aur hain...!!main kisi kay dast-i-talab main hun..toh kisi ke harf-i-dua mein hun..mains naseeb hun kisi aur ka...mujhe maangta koi aur hain...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 4 Responses May 15, 2011

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    --love these lines---

    ----------Qurb k na wafa k hotein hain,jhugree sare Ana k hotein hain--------- ----------Baat niyatoon ki hoti hai warna,wqt to sare dua k hotein hain----------------Bhool jatein hain 'Mt bura kehna',log putle khata k hotein hain----------------Wo jo bzahir kuch nahi lagte,un se...
    BinteEshrat BinteEshrat 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 12, 2013

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    Zindagi K Aurak...(from The Pages Of Life)

    Aksar zindagi k aurak palat k dekhta hun,Ehsasaat k samander mein gham o khushi ki milli julli mojon ko uthta dekhta hun.Maazi k dhundlay manzar mein kuch log puranay dekhta hun,jinse pal me jhagarte pal me manate apne masoom bachpan ko dekhta hun.zindagi ki us haseen dagar pe...
    lalakhan90 lalakhan90 22-25, M 8 Responses Oct 7, 2012

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    Shola-e-ishq

    well i have no idea about who have written this verse but it just mesmerized me so much........and honestly sometime i feel like this.......a confused entangled web of emotions..........!!!!!!i m writing this for somebody.........because it reminded me of him.....!!!!Shola-e...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 31, 2011

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    Jab Se Tune Mujhe.............!!!

    this wonderful piece of poetry is sung by Abida Parveen and has been my favorite!!!  in an old gramophone record i have heard it in the voice of farida khanam as well but i never found that record again.....but this one is better in every sense........the music and the...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 9, 2012

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    Poet : by

    Me ------------------------------------------------------------ Apni Madad Kary Hai Kia ? ------------------------------------------------------------ 1) Sardy hai kia, Lardy hai kia, Arday hai kia, Mary hai kia Tu shok rakh kuch mukh-tasar U neeyaty bhary hai kia 2) ya soch...
    nice4mheart nice4mheart 31-35, M Dec 26, 2013

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    InaamHaq InaamHaq 18-21, M Jun 6

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    I absolutely love reading poetry. If anyone has the bravery and time, I would love to see some original poetry, it kinda has that heartwarming effect.
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