Mirza Ghalib

Mirza Ghalib

Tuesday, 29 April 2014 11:48

dil-e-naadaaN tujhe huaa kya hai?

dil-e-naadaaN tujhe huaa kya hai?
aaKHir is dard kee dawa kya hai

ham haiN mushtaaq aur woh bezaar
ya ilaahee ! yeh maajra kya hai?

maiN bhee muNh meiN zabaan rakhta hooN
kaash ! poocho ki "muddaa kya hai"?

jab ki tujh bin naheeN koee maujood
fir ye hangaama, 'ei KHuda ! kya hai

ye paree chehara log kaise haiN?
GHamza-o-ishwa-o-'adaa kya hai?

shikan-e-zulf-e-ambaree kyoN hai?
nigah-e-chashm-e-soorma sa kya hai?

sabja-o-gul kahaaN se aaye haiN?
abr kya cheez hai, hawa kya hai?

hamko unse wafa ki hai ummeed
jo naheeN jaante wafa kya hai

"haaN bhala kar tera bhala hoga"
aur darvesh kee sada kya hai?

jaan tum par nisaar karta hooN
maiN naheeN jaanata duaa kya hai

maiNe maana ki kuchch naheeN 'GHalib'
muft haath aaye to bura kya hai ?
Zulmat_kade meiN mere shab-e-GHam ka josh hai
ik shamma'a hai daleel-e-sahar, so KHamosh hai

nai muzda-e-wisaal na nazzaara-e-jamaal
muddat huee ki aashtee-e-chashm-o-gosh hai

mai ne kiya hai, husn-e-KHud_aara ko be_hijaab
'ai shauq, yaaN ijaazat-e-tasleem-e-hosh hai

gauhar ko ikd-e-gardan-e-KHubaaN meiN dekhna
kya auj par sitaara-e-gauhar_farosh hai

deedaar, waada, hausla, saaqee, nigaah-e-mast
bazm-e-KHayaal maikada-e-be_KHarosh hai

'ei taaza waaridan-e-bisaat-e-hawa-e-dil
zinhaar gar tumhaiN hawas-e-na-o-nosh hai

dekho mujhe jo deeda-e-ibrat_nigaah ho
meree suno jo gosh-e-naseehat_niyosh hai

saaqee ba_jalwa dushman-e-imaan-o-aagahee
mutrib ba_naGHma rahzan-e-tamkeen-o-hosh hai

ya shab ko dekhte the; ki har gosha-e-bisaat
daamaan-e-baaGHbaan-o-kaf-e-gul_farosh hai

lutf-e-KHiraam-e-saaqee-o-zauq-e-sada-e-chang
yeh jannat-e-nigaah woh firdaus-e-gosh hai

ya subh dam jo dekhiye aakar to bazm meiN
nai woh suroor-o-soz na josh-o-KHarosh hai

daaGH-e-firaaq-e-sohabat-e-shab kee jalee hooee
ik shamma`a reh gaee hai so wo bhee KHamosh hai

aate haiN GHaib se ye mazaameeN KHayaal meiN
'GHalib', sareer-e-KHaama nawa-e-sarosh hai
yahhee to hai na sang-o-KHisht dard se bhar na aaye kyoN?
royeNge ham hazaar baar, koee hameiN sataaye kyoN?

dair naheeN, haram naheeN, dar naheeN, aastaaN naheeN
baiTHe haiN rehguzar pe ham, GHair hameiN uTHaaye kyoN?

jab woh jamaal-e-dil_faroz, soorat-e-meher-e-neem_roz
aap hee ho nazzaara_soz, parde meiN muNh chupaaye kyoN?

dashna-e-GHamza jaaN_sitaaN, naawak-e-naaz be_panaah
tera hee aks-e-ruKH sahee, saamne tere aaye kyoN?

qaid-e-hayaat-o-band-e-GHam asl meiN dono ek haiN
maut se pehle aadmee GHam se nijaat paaye kyoN?

husn aur uspe husn_zan rah gayee bulhawas ki sharm
apne pe 'eitmaad hai, GHair ko aazmaaye kyoN?

waaN wo GHuroor-e-iz'z-o-naaz yaaN yeh hijaab-e-paas-e-waz'a
raah meiN ham mile kahaaN, bazm meiN wo bulaaye kyoN?

haaN wo naheeN KHuda_parast, jaao wo be_wafa sahee
jisko ho deen-o-dil 'azeez, uskee galee meiN jaaye kyoN?

'GHalib'-e-KHasta ke baGHair kaun se kaam band haiN?
roiye zaar-zaar kya, keejiye haay-haay kyoN?
Tuesday, 29 April 2014 11:42

baazeechaa-e-atfaal hai duniya mere aage

baazeechaa-e-atfaal hai duniya mere aage
hota hai shab-o-roz tamaasha mere aage

ik khel hai auraNg-e-sulemaaN mere nazdeek
ik baat hai 'eijaz-e-maseeha mere aage

juz naam naheeN soorat-e-aalam mujhe manzoor
juz waham naheeN hastee-e-ashiya mere aage

hota hai nihaaN gard meiN sehara mere hote
ghisata hai jabeeN KHaak pe dariya mere aage

mat pooch ke kya haal hai mera tere peeche?
too dekh ke kya rang tera mere aage

sach kahte ho, KHudbeen-o-KHud_aaraa na kyoN hooN?
baiTha hai but-e-aainaa_seemaa mere aage

phir dekhiye andaaz-e-gul_afshaani-e-guftaar
rakh de koee paimaanaa-o-sahba mere aage

nafrat ka gumaaN guzare hai, maiN rashk se guzaraa
kyoN kar kahooN, lo naam na uska mere aage

imaaN mujhe roke hai jo khiNche hai mujhe kufr
ka'aba mere peeche hai kaleesa mere aage

aashiq hooN, pe maashooq_farebee hai mera kaam
MajnooN ko bura kehti hai Laila mere aage

KHush hote haiN par wasl meiN yoN mar naheeN jaate
aayee shab-e-hijaraaN ki tamanna mere aage

hai mauj_zan ik qulzum-e-KHooN, kaash, yahee ho
aata hai abhee dekhiye kya-kya mere aage

go haath ko jumbish naheeN aaNhoN meiN to dam hai
rehne do abhee saaGHar-o-meena mere aage

ham_pesha-o-ham_masharb-o-ham_raaz hai mera
'GHalib' ko bura kyoN kaho achchaa mere aage
Ye na thee hamaaree qismat ke wisaal-e-yaar hota
agar aur jeete rehte yahee intezaar hota

tere waade par jiye ham to ye jaan jhooT jaanaa
ke KHushee se mar na jaate agar 'eitabaar hota

teree naazukee se jaana ki bandha tha 'ehed_booda
kabhee too na toD sakta agar oostuwaar hota

koee mere dil se pooche tere teer-e-neemkash ko
ye KHalish kahaaN se hotee jo jigar ke paar hota

ye kahaaN ki dostee hai ke bane haiN dost naaseh
koee chaarasaaz hota, koee GHamgusaar hota

rag-e-sang se Tapakta wo lahoo ki fir na thamta
jise GHam samajh rahe ho, ye agar sharaar hota

GHam agarche jaaN_gulis hai, pe kahaaN bachaiN ke dil hai
GHam-e-ishq gar na hota, GHam-e-rozgaar hota

kahooN kis se maiN ke kya hai, shab-e-GHam buree bala hai
mujhe kya bura tha marna ? agar ek baar hota

hue mar ke ham jo ruswa, hue kyoN na GHarq-e-dariya
na kabhee janaaza uThata, na kaheeN mazaar hota

use; kauN dekh sakta ki yagaana hai wo yaktaa
jo dooee ki boo bhee hotee to kaheeN do chaar hota

ye masaail-e-tasawwuf, ye tera bayaaN 'GHalib' !
tujhe ham walee samajhate, jo na baada_KHwaar hota
Tuesday, 29 April 2014 11:32

woh firaaq aur woh wisaal kahaaN?

woh firaaq aur woh wisaal kahaaN?
woh shab-o-roz-o-maah-o-saal kahaaN?

fursat-e-kaarobaar-e-shauq kise?
zauq-e-nazzaraa-e-jamaal kahaaN?

dil to dil wo dimaaGH bhee na rahaa
shor-e-sauda-e-KHatt-o-KHaal kahaaN?

thee woh ik shaKHs ke tasavvur se
ab woh raanaai-e-KHayaal kahaaN?

'eisa aasaaN naheeN lahoo rona
dil meiN taaqat jigar meiN haal kahaaN?

hamse *****a qamaar_KHaana-e-ishq
waaN jo jawaiN, girah meiN maal kahaaN?

fikr-e-duniyaaN meiN sar khapaata hooN
maiN kahaaN aur ye wabaal kahaaN?

muzmahil ho gaye quwa'a 'GHalib'
wo anaasir meiN 'eitdaal kahaaN?
{Mirza ghalib}

Saturday, 22 February 2014 13:57

jaur se baaz aaye par baaz aaye.n kyaa

jaur se baaz aaye par baaz aaye.n kyaa
kahate hai.n ham tum ko muu.Nh dikhalaaye.n kyaa

[jaur=opression]

raat din gardish me.n hai.n saat aasmaa.N
ho rahegaa kuchh na kuchh ghabaraaye.n kyaa

[gardish=misfortune]

laag ho to us ko ham samajhe.n lagaav
jab na ho kuchh bhii to dhokaa khaaye.N kyaa

[laag=love/affection]

ho liye kyo.n naamaabar ke saath-saath
yaa rab apane Khat ko ham pahuu.Nchaaye.n kyaa

[naamaabar=messanger]

mauj-e-Khuu.N sar se guzar hii kyo.n na jaaye
aastaan-e-yaar se uTh jaaye.n kyaa

[mauj=wave; aastaan=abode ]

umr bhar dekhaa kiye marane kii raah
mar gae par dekhiye dikhalaaye.n kyaa

puuchhate hai.n vo ki "Ghalib" kaun hai
koii batalaao ki ham batalaaye.n kyaa
Saturday, 22 February 2014 13:55

ishq taasiir se naumed nahii.n

ishq taasiir se naumed nahii.n
jaa.N supaarii shahjr-e-bed nahii.n

[taasiir=effect; naumed=naa + ummiid]

sultanat dast-ba-dast aaii hai
jaam-e-mai Khaatam-e-jamashed nahii.n

hai tajallii terii saamane vajuud
jaraa be paratave Khurshiid nahii.n

raaz-e-maashuuq na rusavaa ho jaaye
varnaa mar jaane me.n kuchh bhed nahii.n

gardish-e-rang-e-tarab se Dar hai
Gam-e-maharuumii-e-jaaved nahii.n

kahate hai.n jiite hai.n ummiid pe log
ham ko jiine kii bhii ummiid nahii.n
Saturday, 22 February 2014 06:40

ibn-e-mariyam huaa kare koii

ibn-e-mariyam huaa kare koii
mere dukh kii davaa kare koii

[ibn=son; mariyam=The Virgin Mary]

shuraa-o-aa_iin par madaar sahii
aise qaatil kaa kyaa kare koii

[shuraa=the Islamic divine code of life; aa_iin=law]
[madaar=circumference / place of turning ]

chaal jaise ka.Dii kamaa.N kaa tiir
dil me.n aise ke jaa kare koii

[jaa=space ]

baat par vaa.N zubaan kaTatii hai
vo kahe.n aur sunaa kare koii

bak rahaa huu.N junuu.N me.n kyaa kyaa kuchh
kuchh na samajhe Khudaa kare koii

[junuu.N=ecstasy]

na suno gar buraa kahe koii
na kaho gar buraa kare koii

rok lo gar Galat chale koii
baKhsh do gar Khata kare koii

[baKhsh=pardon, Khata=mistake]

kaun hai jo nahii.n hai haajatama.nd
kisakii haajat ravaa kare koii

[haajatama.nd=person in need; haajat=need; ravaa=fulfill]

kyaa kiyaa Khijr ne sika.ndar se
ab kise rahanumaa kare koii

jab tavaqqo hii uTh gayii "Ghalib"
kyo.n kisii kaa gilaa kare koii

[tavaqqo=expectations; gilaa=complaint]
Saturday, 22 February 2014 06:37

husn Gamze kii kashaakash se chhuTaa mere baad

husn Gamze kii kashaakash se chhuTaa mere baad
baare aaraam se hai ahl-e-jafaa mere baad

ma.nsab-e-shefatagii ke koii qaabil na rahaa
huii ma_azuulii-e-a.ndaaz-o-adaa mere baad

shama bujhatii hai to us me.n se dhuaa.N uThataa hai
sholaa-e-ishq siyahaposh huaa mere baad

Khuu.N hai dil Khaak me.n ahavaal-e-butaa.N par, yaanii
unake naaKhun hue mohataaj-e-hinaa mere baad

daraKhur-e-arz nahii.n jauhar-e-bedaad ko jaa
nigah-e-naaz hai surme se Khafaa mere baad

hai junuu.N ahl-e-junuu.N ke liye aaGosh-e-vidaa
chaaq hotaa hai garebaa.N se judaa mere baad

kaun hotaa hai hariif-e-mai-e-mard-afgan-e-ishq
hai mukarrar lab-e-saaqii pe salaa mere baad

Gam se marataa huu.N ke itanaa nahii.n duniyaa me.n koii
ke kare ta_aziiyat-e-mehar-o-vafaa mere baad

aaye hai bekasi-e-ishq pe ronaa 'Ghalib'
kisake ghar jaayegaa sailaab-e-balaa mere baad