Faiz-ahmad-faiz

(1911 - 1984)

Qurb K Na Wafa K Hote Hain
Saray Jhagray Ana K Hote Hain

Baat Niyat Ki Sirf Hai Warna
Waqt Saray Dua K Hote Hain

Bhool Jate Hain, Mat Bura Kehna
Log Putlay Khata K...

aiye hath uthayen ham bhi
ham jinhen rasm-e-dua yad nahin
ham jinhen soz-e-mohabbat k siwa
koi but, koi khuda yad nahin

aiye arz guzaren ki nigar-e-hasti
zahar-e-...

Dil mein ab yun tere bhooley howey gham ate hain
Jese bichre huye kaabey mein sanam ate hain

Ek ek kar ke huye jate hain diye tarey roshan
Meri manzil ki taraf tere kadam ate...

Hasrat-e-deed mein guzraan hain zamaney kab se
Dasht-e-umeed mein gardaan hain dawaney kab se

Der se ankh mein utra nahin askhon ka azaab
Apne zimey hain tera farz najaney kab...

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