Gazal

•Hai zameen se riss raha, na jaane ye khoon kis ka?
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Majnoon ne kaha mujhse, “Aisa hai junoon kis ka”?

•Wafa se pehlay hi, jo hum bewafa ho chalay
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Sikhlaaya aashiqui ne hai ye fanoon kis ka?

[Fanoon = talent]

•Sab parinday to laut aaye hain apney ghar ko
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Phir kyun ho roo rahe, intezaar hai guloon kis ka?

[guloon =flowers]

•Huay ab jo mashriq main bhi, hum log sharmsaar
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Magrib se sadaa aayi, “nimaz hai satoon kis ka”?

[satoon= pillar/obligatory; which contains the solutions]

•Mera qaatil hai aa raha, main hun ye sochta
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Khanjar-o-ada main se uske, bharam rakhoon kis ka?

•Wisaal-e-shab main, apna saaya bhi nazar na aaya
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Ab tu hi bata de Gowhar, main yaqeen karoon kis ka?

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• Aaj kal kyun hai dil mera khafa-khafa sa mujhsay?
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Tha kabhi raaz-daan mera, chupke kya keh gaya tujhay?

• Haaye! kis shooq se mera kissa thay taarey sun rahe
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Tu hai zaalim ae aaftaab! unke dil hain roopadey

•mast aashiq dar-e-maidaan kyun na jaaye kheeme main?
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Khoon ki hai laggi Henna, teer ke zeyvar hai sajjay

(kheeme- Tents/shelter during battles)

•Maar sakta hai jism tu, rooh ko bhi to maar de ~~

Suna hai, shaheed se pehle, uske qaatil hain marey

•Kyun hoon main jhoom raha, kaisi hai ye masti?
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Maine kab pii rakhi thi saaqi? bas tujhe dekh kar chaldiyay

•Haaye! Us yaar ke wisaal pe kyun na main marr mitoon?
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Apna shikwa laga kharaab, jo suney uske chand gillay

Gowhar us yaar ko humne dekha nahi kabhi
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Teri dua ho qabool, az-shab wo khwaab main milay