Category archives for Urdu Poetry

Haazir Jawaabi: Repartee

Haazir Jawaabi: Repartee NS Rajan This post is a warm tribute and expression of thanks to a tweep I have never had the opportunity to meet. Every day a phrase or a line in Urdu is posted as a challenge and I have attempted the privilege of completing the couplet, a literary riposte any lover […]

Apni Haqueeqat: My Reality

Apni Haqueeqat: My Reality NS Rajan: नि सु राजन   Apni haqeeqat hum kahaan pehchante hain Kis muqaam pe pahunche hai, kya jante hain   Mehfil mein dukh ke afsane kahe jao Tere haal pe log ab hasney waley hain   Mere dil ke raaz aap bhala kyon jaane Khali mera daman tere labrez paimaane hain   […]

Meri Bandagi: My Prayer

Meri Bandagi: My Prayer NS Rajan : नि सु राजन   Ibteda–e-ishq mein, dard-e-furqat ho to kyaa Jaari hai bandgee meri, khuda bhool jaye to kyaa   Kis kaa khayaal hoon main, kis ka hoon hum-safar Dushmanon ke shahr mein, hum kuch bhi na ho to kyaa   Phir milenge kitaabon mein sukhe phool ki tarah […]

Anjaam: Conclusion

Anjaam: Conclusion   NS Rajan     Palkon ke jharokhe mein  pyaar kaa paigaam Manzil-e-ishq  door nahi, chalna hai do gaam Darwaazaa khud khole, woh sharmaate hue Aayaa ab samajh mein, aarzoo kaa anjaam     पलकों  के  झरोखे  में   प्यार  का  पैगाम  मंजिल -ऐ-इश्क   दूर  नहीं , चलना  है  दो  गाम  दरवाज़ा  खुद  खोले , वोह  शर्माते  […]

Sote Hue Armaan: Dormant Wishes

Sote Hue Armaan: Dormant Wishes NS Rajan   Shabnam se dhuli shafaq hai tabassum teri Jo dil ki girah kholti hai aarzoo bhari    Yaar ab taaza karo mera jaam tamanna bhara Lakht-e-jigar ki chashm-e-shokh pyaar se bhari   Jaag uthe seene mein sote hue armaan Jab baandhe hue teri zulfon ki aabshaar giri   […]

Ummeed Zinda Hai: Hope Lives

Ummeed Zinda Hai: Hope lives NS Rajan   Ummeed phir bhi zindaa hai jab inkaar karte ho tum Waqt zaroor lagtaa tho hai shagoofon ko khilne yoon   Raat guzar rahi hai, ranjish ki wajah kya samjhoon Ek aur ishaara karloon, ek aur gunaa bhi karloon     उम्मीद  फिर  भी  ज़िंदा  है  जब  इनकार  […]

Guftagu: Conversation

Guftagu NS Rajan WOH:    “Manzil mil hi jayegi bhatakte huye hi sahi                   Gumraah tho woh hai jo ghar se nikle hi nahi” वो :    “मंजिल  मिल  ही  जाएगी  भटकते  हुए  ही  सही                    गुमराह  थो  वो  है  […]

Udaas Tamanna: Desire Mourns

Udaas Tamanna NS Rajan   Barse shabnam falak se moti ban ke Zulf-e-taabdaar se leke, palkon pe chhalke Uske rukhsaar-o-lab se dil par tapki Udaas Tamanna, shabnam se haar ke   बरसे  शबनम  फलक  से  मोती  बन के  ज़ुल्फ़-ए-ताबदार  से  लेके   पलकों  पे  छलके  उसके  रुखसार -ओ -लब  से  दिल  पर  टपकी  उदास  तमन्ना,   शबनम  से […]

Khwabon mein : in dreams

Khwabon mein NS Rajan Yadein mitaana, bebasi chupaana Hai bahut aasaan tujhe bhool jaana Iltazaa ab itni si kartaa hoon zaalim Har raat khwaabon mein tashreef na laana                                                       […]