Faiz Ahmed Faiz( )

Kar raha tha gham-e-jahaaN ka hisaab
aaj tum yaad behisaab aaye

	Faiz Ahmed was born at sialkot and was a very colorful personality, as much as he has been a
poet, a reformer, an army colonel, a college professor and officer in AIR, a journalist and a political
activist who was imprisioned by authorities. He was a very softsopken person. Very well versed in
classical literature, he was essentially a romantic poet who started his career by writting ghazal
but was soon drawn towards stark realities of life and was disturbed by all prevading poverty. In his
poetry is found a superb synthesis of beauty & essence, love & politics, art & thought. He created new
norms by improving old conventions. He has created a scholl of poetry and is another landmark poet
of Urdu poetry

  • Ashaar
  • Na ab raqeeb na naseh na ghum-ghusaar koi
  • Koi hum nafas nahi, koi hum nawa nahi hai
  • Woh log khush kismat the
  • Apni Maazi ke tasaavoor se hiraasa hoon mein
  • Tum jo tehar jaao
  • Mujh se pehali si mohabbat
  • Aaeeye haath uThaaeN ham bhi
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    Duniya ne teri yaad se begaana kar diya tujh se bhi dil-fareb hain gham rozgaar ke ********** Hui hai hazrat-e-naaseh se guftagu ji shab woh shab zaroor sar-e-kue-yaar guzri hai ********** Aur bhi gham hain zamaane meN mohabbat ke sivaa raahatein aur bhi hain vasl ki raahat ke sivaa ********** Woh baat saare fasaane me jis ka zikar na tha woh baat unk bahut naagawar guzri hai ********** DostoN us chashm-o-lab ki kuch kaho jis ke baghair gulistaN ki baat raNgeen hai na mai-khaane ka naam ********** Mil gaye ho to chalo rasm-e-duniya hi sahi warna yuN pursish-e-ehwaal se kya hota hai ********** Gar baazi ishq ki hai, jo chaahe laga do Dar kaisa gar jeet gaye to kya kehna, haare bhi to baazi maat nahi ********** Damaan-e-dil ko gulzaar bana rakha hai aao ek din dekh lo dil-e-pur khoon ka hunar ********** Kar raha tha gham-e-jahaaN ka hisaab aaj tum yaad behisaab aaye har rag-e-khooN meiN phir chiraaghaaN ho saamne phir woh be-naqaab aaye ********** Umar-e-jaaved ki dua karte Faiz woh itne kab hamaare the ********** Ghazal Na ab raqeeb na naseh na ghum-ghusaar koi tum aashna the to theeN aashnaiyaaN kya kya pohaNch kar dar pe tere mautbar tehre agar-che raah meiN hui jag-hasaaNiyaaN kya kya hum aise saada-luhon ki niyaaz mandi se butoN ne ki haiN jahaN mein khudaaiyaaN kya kya sitam pe khush kabhi lutf-o-karam pe ranjeeda sikhaieN tum ne hameiN kaj-adaiyaaN kya kya Ghazal Koi hum nafas nahi, koi hum nawa nahi hai ek dil tha faqt apna, ab woh bhi nahi hai kyun dekhte rahe sitaron ki taraf hum jab unse mulaqat ka vaada bhi nahi hai marne ka tere gham me iraada bhi nahi hai hai ishq, magar itna zyada bhi nahi hai Inhi paththaron pe chal ke aa sako to aao mere ghar ke raaste mein koi kehkashan nahi hai Aashique Woh log khush kismat the jo ishq ko kaam samajhte the yaa kaam se aashique karte the hum jeete ji masroof rahe, kuch ishq kiya, kuch kaam kiya kaam ishq ke aade aata raha, aur ishq se kaam ulajhta raha phir aakhir me tung aakar hum ne dono ko adhoora chod diya Faraar Apni Maazi ke tasaavoor se hiraasa hoon mein apni guzre hue ayyaam se nafrat hai mujhe apni bekaar tamanaaoo pe sharminda hoon apni be-sood umeedoo pe nidaamat hai mujhe mere maazi ko andhere mein daba rehne do mera maazi meri zilat ke siwa kuch bhi nahi meri umeedoo ka hasil meri kaavish ka sila ek benaam aziyat ke siwa kuch bhi nahi Tum jo Thehar jaao Tum jo pal ko Thehar jaao to yeh lamhe bhi aane wale lamhoN ki amaanat ban jaayeN tum jo Thehar jaao to yeh raat, mehtaab yeh sabza yeh gulaab aur hum donoN ke khuwaab sab ke sab aise mub-ham hoN ke haqeeqat ho jaayeN tum Thehar jaao ke unwaaN ki tafseer ho tum tum se talkhi-e-auqaat ka mausam badale raat to kya badalegi haaalat to kya badaleN ge tum jo Thehar jaao to meri zaat ka mausam badale meharbaaN ho ke na Theharo to phir yuN Theharo jaise pal bhar ko koi kuwaab-e-tamanna Thehare jaise durweshe madaH-nosh ke pyaale meiN kabhi ek do pal ke liye talkhi-e-duniya Thehare Thehar jaao ke madaarat mai-khaane se chalate chalate koi ek aadh subu ho jaaye is se pehale keh koi lamha aainda ka teer is tarha aaye ke pewaste gulu ho jaaye Aaeeye haath uThaaeN ham bhi Aaeeye haath uThaaeN ham bhi ham jinheN rasm-e-dua yaad nahiN ham jiNheN soz-e-mohabbat ke siwaa koi but, koi Khuda yaad nahiN [rasm-e-du'A=the 'rules' of prayer, soz-e-muhabbat=passion of Love but=idol ] Aaiye arz guzareN ki nigaar-e-hasti zahar-e-imaroz meN shirini-e-fardaaN bhar de wo jiNheN tabe garaaNbaari-e-ayyaam nahiN unaki palakoN pe shab-o-roz ko halka kar de [zahr-e-im_roz=the poison that is today sheereeni-e-fardaaN=the sweetness of tomorrow taab=power, ability; giraaNbaarI=weight, heaviness; ayyaam=(pl. of yaum=day) days, Life taab-e-giraaNbaarI-e-ayyaam=the ability to withstand the weight (bojh) of Life] Jin ki aaNkhoN ko ruKh-e-subha ka yaara bhi nahiN unaki raatoN meiN koi shama munawwar kar de jinake qadamoN ko kisi rah ka sahaara bhi nahiN unaki nazaroN pe koi raah ujaagar kar de [ruKh-e-subh=the face of morn, yaara = strength, munawwar = to light ] Jin ka deeN pairavi-e-kazbo-riya hai un ko himmat-e-kufr mile, jurat-e-tahaqiq mile jinake sar muNtazir-e-teG-e-jafa haiN un ko dast-e-qatil ko jhaTak dene ki taufeeq mile [pairavi=support, justification, kazb (also, kizb)=lying,deceit, riyaa=hypocrisy; kufr=defy religion; tah_qiq=inquiry] teGh=sword; jafaa=tyrrany, dast-e-qaatil=the murderous hand, taufiq=ability] Ishq ka sarr-e-nihaaN jaan-tapaaN hai jis se aaj iqaraar kareN aur tapish miT jaaye harf-e-haq dil meiN KhaTakata hai jo kaNTe ki tarah aaj izahaar kareN aur Khalish miT jaaye [sarr-e-nihaaN=deeply pierced arrow, tapaaN hona=(v.) to burn iqraar=accept, tapish=(n.) passion/heat. harf=letter (of alphabet); haq=Truth Khalish=pain, fervent desire] Mujh se pehli se mohabbat Mujh se pahali si mohabbat, mere mahabuub, na maang maine samajhaa thaa ke tuu hai to daraKshaaN hai hayaat teraa gham hai to gham-e-dahar kaa jhaga.Daa kyaa hai teri suurat se hai aalam meiN bahaaroN ko sabaat teri aankhoN ke sivaa duniyaa mein rakhaa kyaa hai tuu jo mil jaae to taqadir nigon ho jaae yuun na thaa, main ne faqat chaahaa thaa yuuN ho jaae aur bhi dukh hain zamaane meiN mohabbat ke siva raahaten aur bhi hain vasl ki raahat ke sivaa mujh se pehali si mohabbat, mere mahabuub, na maaNg anaginat sadiyoN ke taarik bahimaanaa talism resham-o-atalas-o-kimkhaab se saje jism khaak meiN lithaDe hue khooN meiN nahalaae hue jism nikale hue amaraaz ke tanavvuroN se pip bahati hui galate hue naasu=uroN se laut jaati hai idhar ko bhi nazar kyaa kije ab bhi dilakash hai teraa husn, magar kya kije aur bhi gham hain zamaane meiN mohabbat ke sivaa raahateiN aur bhi haiN vasl ki raahat ke sivaa mujh se pahali si mohabbat, mere mahabuub, na maaNg