Firaq Gorakhpuri

  1. sar me.n saudaa bhii nahii.n dil me.n tamannaa bhii nahii.n
  2. sar me.n saudaa bhii nahii.n dil me.n tamannaa bhii nahii.n

    lekin is tark-e-mohabbat kaa bharosaa bhii nahii.n

    yuu.N to hangaame uThaate nahii.n diivaanaa-e-ishq

    magar ai dost kuchh aiso.n kaa Thikaanaa bhii nahii.n

    muddate.n guzarii.n terii yaad bhii aaii na hame.n

    aur ham bhuul gae ho.n tujhe aisaa bhii nahii.n

    ye bhii sach hai ke mohabbat me.n nahii.n mai.n majabuur

    ye bhii sach hai ke teraa husn kuchh aisaa bhii nahii.n

    dil kii gi.ntii na yagano.n me.n na begaano.n me.n

    lekin is jalvaagaah-e-naaz se uThataa bhii nahii.n

    [yaganaa=kindred; begaanaa=stranger]

    [jalvaagaah=place of manisfestation/gathering]

    badagumaa.N ho ke mil aaii dost jo milanaa hai tujhe

    ye jhijhakte hue milanaa koi milanaa bhii nahii.n

    shikvaa-e-jaur kare kyaa koii us shoKh se jo

    saaf qaayal bhii nahii.n saaf mukartaa bhii nahii.n

    [shikvaa-e-jaur=complain about oppression; qaayal=fond (of)]

    meharbaanii ko mohabbat nahii.n kahate ai dost

    aah mujhase to merii ra.njish-e-bejaa.N bhii nahii.n

    baat ye hai ki sukuun-e-dil-e-vahashii kaa maqaam

    ku.nj-e-zi.ndaa.N bhii nahii.n vusa'at-e-seharaa bhi nahii.n

    [vahashii=wild/untamed; zi.ndaa.N=prison; vusa'at=expanse]

    muu.Nh se ham apane buraa to nahii.n kahate, ke 'Firaq'

    hai teraa dost magar aadamii achchhaa bhii nahii.n

     

  3. shaam-e-Gam kuchh us nigaah-e-naaz kii baate.n karo
  4. shaam-e-Gam kuchh us nigaah-e-naaz kii baate.n karo

    beKhudii ba.Dhatii chalii hai raaz kii baate.n karo

    nakhat-e-zulf-e-pareshaa.N, daastaan-e-shaam-e-Gam

    subah hone tak isii a.ndaaz kii baate.n karo

    [nakhat-e-zulf-e-pareshaa.N=disarrayed fragrant hair]

    ye sukuut-e-yaas ye dil kii rago.n kaa TuuTanaa

    Khaamoshii me.n kuchh shikast-e-saaz kii baate.n karo

    [sukuut=silence; yaas=disappointment]

    [shikast-e-saaz=breakdown of musical instruments]

    har rag-e-dil vazd me.n aatii rahe dukhatii rahe

    yuu.N hii us ke jaa-o-bejaa naaz kii baate.b karo

    [vajd=extreme happiness; jaa-o-bejaa=right and wrong]

    kuchh qafas kii tiiliyo.n se chhan rahaa hai nuur saa

    kuchh fazaa kuchh hasarat-e-paravaaz ki baate.n karo

    jis kii furqat ne palaT dii ishq kii kaayaa "Firaq"

    aaj usii isaa-nafas dam-saaz kii baate.n karo

     

     

  5. ab aksar chup-chup se rahe hai.n yuu.N hii kabhuu lab khole hai.n
  6. ab aksar chup-chup se rahe hai.n yuu.N hii kabhuu lab khole hai.n

    pahale "Firaq" ko dekhaa hotaa ab to bahut kam bole hai.n

    din me.n ham ko dekhane vaalo apane apane hai.n auqaat

    jaao na tum in Khusk aa.Nkho.n par ham raato.n ko ro le hai.n

    fitarat merii ishq-o-muhabbat qismat merii tanhaa_ii

    kahane kii naubat hii na aa_ii ham bhii kasuu ke ho le hai.n

    baaG me.n vo Khvaab-aavar aalam mauj-e-sabaa ke ishaaro.n par

    Daalii Daalii nauras patte sahas sahaj jab Dole hai.n

    uf vo labo.n par mauj-e-tabassum jaise karavaTe.n le.n kau.nde.n

    haay vo aalam jumbish-e-mizagaa.N jab fitne par tole hai.n

    in raato.n ko hariim-e-naaz kaa ik aalam hoye hai nadiim

    khalvat me.n vo narm u.ngaliyaa.N ba.nd-e-qabaa jab khole hai.n

    [hariim-e-naaz=; khalvat=solitude; ba.nd-e-qabaa=buttons of the dress]

    Gam kaa fasaanaa sunane vaalo aaKhir-e-shab aaraam karo

    kal ye kahaanii phir chhe.De.nge ham bhii zaraa ab so le hai.n

    ham log ab to paraaye se hai.n kuchh to bataao haal-e-"Firaq"

    ab to tumhii.n ko pyaar kare hai.n ab to tumhii.n se bole hai.n

     

  7. ai jazb-e-nihaa.N aur ko_ii hai ke vahii hai
  8. ai jazb-e-nihaa.N aur ko_ii hai ke vahii hai

    Khilavat-kadaa-e-dil me.n aavaaz hu_ii hai

    kah de to zaraa sar tere daaman me.n chhipaa luu.N

    aur yuu.N to muqaddar me.n mere be-vatanii hai

    vo ra.ng ho yaa buu ho ke baad-e-saharii ho

    ai baaG-e-jahaa.N jo bhii yahaa.N hai safarii hai

    ye baarish-e-a.nvar ye ra.ngiini-e-guftaar

    gul-baarii-o-gul-sairii-o-gul-pairahanii hai

    ai zi.ndagii-e-ishq me.n samajhaa nahii.n tujh ko

    jannat bhii jahannum bhii ye kyaa buulajabii hai

    hai nutq jise chuumane ke vaaste betaab

    sau baat kii ik baat terii be-sakhunii hai

    mauje.n hai.n mai-e-surKh kii yaa khaTT-e-dahan hai.n

    lab hai ki ko_ii sholaa-e-barq-e-ambii hai

    jaage hai.n "Firaq" aaj Gam-e-hijaraa.N me.n taa-subah

    aahistaa se aa jaao abhii aa.Nkh lagii hai

     

  9. bahut pahale se un qadamo.n kii aahaaT jaan lete hai.n
  10. bahut pahale se un qadamo.n kii aahaaT jaan lete hai.n

    tujhe ai zi.ndagii ham duur se pahachaan lete hai.n

    merii nazare.n bhii aise qaatilo.n kaa jaan-o-imaa.N hai

    nigaahe.n milate hii jo jaan aur imaan lete hai.n

    tabiyat apanii ghabaraatii hai jab sun-saan raato.n me.n

    ham aise me.n terii yaado.n kii chaadar taan lete hai.n

    Khud apanaa faisalaa bhii ishq me.n kafii nahii.n hotaa

    use bhii kaise kar guzare.n jo dil me.n Thaan lete hai.n

    jise suurat bataate hai.n pataa detii hai siirat kaa

    ibaarat dekh kar jis tarahaa maanii jaan lete hai.n

    tujhe ghaaTaa na hone de.nge kaarobaar-e-ulfat me.n

    ham apane sar teraa ai dost har ehasaan lete hai.n

    hamaarii har nazar tujhase nayii sauga.ndh khaatii hai

    to terii har nazar se ham nayaa paiGaam lete hai.n

    'Firaq' aksar badal kar bhes milataa hai ko_ii qaafir

    kabhii ham jaan lete hai.n kabhii pahachaan lete hai.n

     

  11. chhalak ke kam na ho aisii ko_ii sharaab nahii.n
  12. chhalak ke kam na ho aisii ko_ii sharaab nahii.n

    nigaah-e-nargis-e-r'anaa teraa javaab nahii.n

    zamiin jaag rahii hai ki inqalaab hai kal

    vo raat hai ko_ii zarraa bhii mahv-e-Khvaab nahii.n

    zamii.n us kii falak us kaa qaayanaat us kii

    kuchh aisaa ishq teraa Khaanamaa_Kharaab nahii.n

    jo tere dard se maharuum hai yahaa.N un ko

    Gam-e-jahaa.N bhii sunaa hai ki dastayaab nahii.n

    abhii kuchh aur ho insaan kaa lahuu paanii

    abhii hayaat ke chehare pe aab-o-taab nahii.n

    dikhaa to detii hai behatar hayaat ke sapane

    Kharaab ho ke bhii ye zindagii Kharaab nahii.n

     

  13. Gair kyaa jaaniye kyo.n mujhako buraa kahate hai.n
  14. Gair kyaa jaaniye kyo.n mujhako buraa kahate hai.n

    aap kahate hai.n jo aisaa to bajaa kahate hai.n

    vaaqa_ii tere is a.ndaaz ko kyaa kahate hai.n

    na vafaa kahate hai.n jis ko na jafaa kahate hai.n

    ho ji.nhe.n shaq vo kare.n aur Khudaao.n kii talaash

    ham to i.nsaan ko duniyaa kaa Khudaa kahate hai.n

    terii suurat nazar aa_ii terii suurat se alag

    husn ko ahal-e-nazar husn-numaa kahate hai.n

    shikavaa-e-hijr kare.n kis dil se

    ham Khud apane ko bhii apane se judaa kahate hai.n

    terii rudaad-e-sitam kaa hai bayaa.N naa-mumkin

    faayadaa kyaa hai magar yuu.N zaraa kahate hai.n

    log jo kuchh bhii kahe.n terii sitam-koshii ko

    ham to in baato.n ko achchhaa na buraa kahate hai.n

    auro.n kaa tajurbaa jo kuchh ho magar ham to "Firaq"

    talKhii-e-ziist ko jiine kaa mazaa kahate hai.n

  15. jab nazar aap kii ho ga_ii hai
  16. jab nazar aap kii ho ga_ii hai

    zi.ndagii zi.ndagii ho ga_ii hai

    baarahaa bar-Khilaaf-e-har-ummiid

    dostii dushmanii ho ga_ii hai

    [baarahaa=everytime]

    [bar-Khilaaf-e-har ummiid=contrary to every expectation]

    hai vo takamiil purakaariyo.n kii

    jo merii saadagii ho ga_ii hai

    [takamiil=completion; purakaarii=slyness/cunning]

    terii har pursish-o-meharbaanii

    ab merii bekasii ho ga_ii hai

    [pursish-e-meharbaanii=hospitality and benevolence]

    [bekasii=despair/helplessness]

    bhuul baiThaa hai tuu kah ke jo baat

    vo merii zi.ndagii ho ga_ii hai

    bazm me.n aa.Nkh uThaane kii taqasiir

    ai "Firaq" aaj bhii ho ga_ii hai

    [taqasiir=mistake]

     

  17. kabhii paabandiyo.n se chhuuT ke bhii dam ghuTane lagataa hai
  18. kabhii paabandiyo.n se chhuuT ke bhii dam ghuTane lagataa hai

    dar-o-diivaar ho jin me.n vahii zi.ndaa.N nahii.n hotaa

    hamaaraa ye tajurbaa ki Khush honaa muhabbat me.n

    kabhii mushkil nahii.n hotaa, kabhii aasaa.N nahii.n hotaa

    bajaa hai zabt bhii lekin muhabbat me.n kabhii ro le

    dabaane ke liye har dard o naadaa.N nahii.n hotaa

    yaqii.n laaye.N to kyaa laaye.N jo shak laaye.N to kyaa laaye.N

    ki baato.n se trii sach-jhuuTh kaa imkaa.N nahii.n hotaa

     

     

     

  19. ko_ii na_ii zamii.n ho nayaa aasamaa.N bhii ho
  20. ko_ii na_ii zamii.n ho nayaa aasamaa.N bhii ho

    ai dil ab us ke paas chale.n vo jahaa.N bhii ho

    afsurdagii-e-ishq me.n soz-e-nihaa.N bhii ho

    yaanii bujhe dilo.n se kuchh uThataa dhuaa.N bhii ho

    [afsurdagii-e-ishq = disappointents in love]

    [soz-e-nihaa.N = hidden sorrow]

    is darjaa iKhtilaat aur itanii muGaayarat

    tuu mere aur apane kabhii daramiyaa.N bhii ho

    [darjaa = level/amount (of); iKhtilaat = closeness]

    muGaayarat = aloofness; daramiyaa.N = in between]

    ham apane Gam_gusaar-e-muhabbat na ho sake

    tum to hamaare haal pe kuchh mehar_baa.N bhii ho

    [Gam_gusaar = sympathizer]

    bazm-e-tasavurrat me.n ai dost yaad aa

    is mahafil-e-nishaat me.n Gam kaa samaa.N bhii ho

    [bazm-e-tasavvuraat = gathering of thoughts/imagination]

    [mahafil-e-nishaat = happy gathering]

    mahabuub vo ki sar se qadam tak Khuluus ho

    aashiq vahii ki husn se kuchh bad_gumaa.N bhii ho

    [Khuluus = love/sweetness]

     

  21. kuchh ishaare the jinhe.n duniyaa samajh baiThe the ham
  22. kuchh ishaare the jinhe.n duniyaa samajh baiThe the ham

    us nigaah-e-aashanaa ko kyaa samajh baiThe the ham

    raftaa raftaa Gair apanii hii nazar me.n ho gaye

    vaah rii Gaflat tujhe apanaa samajh baiThe the ham

    hosh kii taufiiq bhii kab ahal-e-dil ko ho sakii

    ishq me.n apane ko diivaanaa samajh baiThe the ham

    beniyaazii ko terii paayaa saraasar soz-o-dard

    tujh ko ik duniyaa se begaanaa samajh baiThe the ham

    bhuul baiThii vo nigaah-e-naaz ahad-e-dostii

    us ko bhii apanii tabiiyat kaa samajh baiThe the ham

    husn ko ik husn kii samajhe nahii.n aur ai 'Firaq'

    mehar_baa.N naamehar_baa.N kyaa kyaa samajh baiThe the ham

     

  23. maut ik giit raat gaatii thii
  24. maut ik giit raat gaatii thii

    zindagii jhuum-jhuum jaatii thii

    kabhii diivaane ro bhii pa.Date the

    kabhii terii bhii yaad aatii thii

    kis ke maatam me.n chaa.Nd taaro.n se

    raat bazm-e-azaa sajaatii thii

    [bazm-e-azaa=a wake (gathering of mourners)]

    rote jaate the tere hijr nasiib

    raat furqat kii Dhalatii jaatii thii

    [furqat=separation]

    kho_ii kho_ii sii rahatii thii vo aa.Nkh

    dil kaa har bhed paa bhii jaatii thii

    zikr thaa ra.ng-o-buu kaa au' dil me.n

    terii tasviir utaratii jaatii thii

    husn me.n thii in aa.Nsuuo.n kii chamak

    zindagii jin me.n muskuraatii thii

    dard-e-hastii chamak uThaa jis me.n

    vo ham ahal-e-vafaa kii chhaatii thii

    tere un aa.Nsuuo.n kii yaad aa_ii

    zindagii jin me.n muskuraatii thii

    thaa sukuut-e-fazaa tarannum-rez

    buu-e-gesuu-e-yaar gaatii thii

    Gam-e-jaanaa.N ho yaa.N Gam-e-dauraa.N

    lau sii kuchh dil me.n jhil-milaatii thii

    zindagii ko vafaa kii raaho.n me.n

    maut Khud raushanii dikhaatii thii

    baat kyaa thii ki dekhate hii tujhe

    ulfat-e-ziist bhuul jaatii thii

    the na afalaak gosh bar aavaaz

    beKhudii daastaa.N sunaatii thii

    karavaTe.n le ufaq pe jaise subah

    ko_ii doshizaa ras-masaatii thii

    zindagii zindagii ko vaqt-e-safar

    kaaravaa.N-kaaravaa.N chhupaatii thii

    saamane tere jaise ko_ii baat

    yaad aa-aa ke bhuul jaatii thii

    vo teraa Gam ho yaa Gam-e-duniyaa

    shamma-sii dil me.n jhil-milaatii thii

    Gam kii vo daastaan-e-niim-shabii

    aasmaano.n koo nii.nd aatii thii

    maut bhii gosh bhar sadaa thii "Firaq"

    zi.ndagii ko_ii giit gaatii thii

     

     

     

     

  25. mujhako maaraa hai har ek dard-o-davaa se pahale
  26. mujhako maaraa hai har ek dard-o-davaa se pahale

    dii sazaa ishq ne har jurm-o-Khataa se pahale

    aatish-e-ishq bha.Dakatii hai havaa se pahale

    ho.NTh jalate hai.n muhabbat me.n duaa se pahale

    ab kamii kyaa hai tere be-sar-o-saamaano.n ko

    kuchh na thaa terii qasam, tark-o-fanaa se pahale

    ishq-e-bebaak ko daave the bahut Khalavat me.n

    kho diyaa saaraa bharam sharm-o-hayaa se pahale

    maut ke naam se Darate the ham, ai shauq-e-hayaat

    tuune to maar hii Daalaa thaa qazaa se pahale

    ham u.nhe.n paake "Firaq" aur bhii kuchh khoye gaye

    ye takalluf to na the ahad-e-vafaa se pahale

     

  27. sitaaro.n se ulajhataa jaa rahaa huu.N
  28. sitaaro.n se ulajhataa jaa rahaa huu.N

    shab-e-furqat bahut ghabaraa rahaa huu.N

    tere Gam ko bhii kuchh bahalaa rahaa huu.N

    jahaa.N ko bhii samajhaa rahaa huu.N

    yaqii.n ye hai haqiiqat khul rahii hai

    gumaa.N ye hai ki dhokhe khaa rahaa huu.N

    agar mumkin ho le le apanii aahaT

    Khabar do husn ko mai.n aa rahaa huu.N

    hade.n husn-o-ishq kii milaakar

    qayaamat par qayaamat Dhaa rahaa huu.N

    Khabar hai tujhako ai zabt-e-muhabbat

    tere haatho.n me.n luTataa jaa rahaa huu.N

    asar bhii le rahaa huu.N terii chup kaa

    tujhe kaayal bhii karataa jaa rahaa huu.N

    bharam tere sitam kaa khul chukaa hai

    mai.n tujhase aaj kyo.n sharmaa rahaa huu.N

    tere pahaluu me.n kyo.n hotaa hai mahasuus

    ki tujhase duur hotaa jaa rahaa huu.N

    jo ulajhii thii kabhii aadam ke haatho.n

    vo gutthii aaj tak sulajhaa rahaa huu.N

    muhabbat ab muhabbat ho chalii hai

    tujhe kuchh bhuulataa-saa jaa rahaa huu.N

    ye sannaaTaa hai mere paa.Nv kii chaap

    "Firaq" apanii kuchh aahaT paa rahaa huu.N

     

     

     

  29. na jaanaa aaj tak kyaa shai Khushii hai
  30. na jaanaa aaj tak kyaa shai Khushii hai

    hamaarii zindagii bhii zindagii hai

    tere Gam se shikaayat-sii rahii hai

    mujhe sach-much ba.Dii sharmindagii hai

    mohabbat me.n kabhii sochaa hai yuu.N bhii

    ki tujh se dostii yaa dushamanii hai

    ko_ii dam kaa huu.N mehamaa.N muu.Nh na phero

    abhii aa.Nkho.n me.n kuchh kuchh roshanii hai

    zamaanaa zulm mujh par kar rahaa hai

    tum aisaa kar sako to baat bhii hai

    jhalak maasuumiyo.n me.n shoKhiyo.n kii

    bahut rangiin terii saadagii hai

    ise sun lo sabab is kaa na puuchho

    mujhe tum se mohabbat ho ga_ii hai

    sunaa hai ik nagar hai aa.Nsuo.n kaa

    usii kaa dusaraa naam aa.Nkh bhii hai

     

    vahii terii mohabbat kii kahaanii

    jo kuchh bhuulii hu_ii kuchh yaad bhii hai

    tumhaaraa zikr aayaa ittefaaqan

    na biga.Do baat par baat aa ga_ii hai

     

  31. na jaane ashk se aa.Nkho.n me.n kyo.n hai aaye hue
  32. na jaane ashk se aa.Nkho.n me.n kyo.n hai aaye hue

    guzar gayaa zamaanaa tujhe bhulaaye hue

    jo manzile.n hai.n to bas raharavaan-e-ishq kii hai.n

    vo saa.Ns ukha.Dii hu_ii paa.Nv Dag_magaaye hue

    na rah_zano.n se ruke raaste mohabbat ke

    vo kaafile nazar aaye luTe luTaaye hue

    ab is ke baad mujhe kuchh Khabar nahii.n un kii

    Gam aashanaa hue apane hue paraaye hue

    ye iztiraab saa kyaa hai ki muddate.n guzarii

    tujhe bhulaaye hue terii yaad aaye hue

     

    raat aadhii se ziyaadaa ga_ii thii saaraa aalam sotaa thaa

    raat aadhii se ziyaadaa ga_ii thii saaraa aalam sotaa thaa

    naam teraa le le kar ko_ii dard kaa maaraa rotaa thaa

    chaaraagaro ye taskii.n kaisii mai.n bhii huu.N is duniyaa me.n

    un ko aisaa dard kab uThaa jin ko bachanaa hotaa thaa

    [chaaraagaro=physicians/healers; taskii.n=consolation]

    kuchh kaa kuchh kah jaataa thaa mai.n furqat kii betaabii me.n

    sunane vaale ha.Ns pa.Date the hosh mujhe tab aataa thaa

    [furqat=separation/parting]

    taare aksar Duub chale the, raat ke rone vaalo.n ko

    aane lagii thii nii.nd sii kuchh, duniyaa me.n saveraa hotaa thaa

    tark-e-muhabbat karane vaalo kaun aisaa jag jiit liyaa

    ishq ke pahale ke din socho kaun ba.Daa sukh hotaa thaa

    [tark-e-muhabbat=abandonment of love]

    us ke aa.Nsuu kis ne dekhe us kii aahe.n kis ne sunii.n

    chaman chaman thaa husn bhii lekin dariyaa dariyaa rotaa thaa

    pichhalaa pahar thaa hijr kii shab kaa, jaagataa rab sotaa i.nsaan

    taaro.n kii chhaao.n me.n ko_ii "Firaq" saa motii pirotaa thaa

    [pichhalaa=last; hijr kii shab=night of parting]

    [rab=God; pironaa=to thread]

     

  33. raat bhii niind bhii kahaanii bhii
  34. raat bhii niind bhii kahaanii bhii

    haaye kyaa chiiz hai javaanii bhii

    ek paiGaam-e-zi.ndaganii bhii

    aashiqii marg-e-naagahaanii bhii

    [paiGaam=message; marg-e-naagahaanii - sudden death]

    is adaa kaa terii javaab nahii.n

    meharabanii bhii saragaraanii bhii

    [saragaraanii=anger]

    dil ko apane bhii Gam the duniyaa me.n

    kuchh balaaye.N thii aasmaanii bhii

    ma.nsab-e-dil Khushii luTaataa hai

    Gam-e-pi.nhaa.N bhii paasabaanii bhii

    [ma.nsab=stature]

    dil ko sholo.n se karatii hai sairaab

    zi.ndagii aag bhii hai paanii bhii

    [sairaab=to water/irrigate]

    shaad-kaamo.n ko ye nahii.n taufiiq

    dil-e-Gamagii.n kii shaadamaanii bhii

    [shaad-kaamo.n=fortunate people; taufiiq=capability]

    [Gamagii.n=immersed in sorrow; shaadamaanii=joy]

    laakh husn-e-yaqii.n se ba.Dakar hai

    in nigaaho.n kii badagumaanii bhii

    ta.nganaa-e-dil-e-malaal me.n hai

    behr-e-hastii kii bekaraanii bhii

    [ta.nganaa-e-dil-e-malaal=within the limited space of a sad heart]

    [behr-e-hastii=ocean of life; bekaraanii=unbounded/limitless]

    ishq-e-naakaam kii hai parachhaa_ii

    shaadamaanii bhii kaamaraanii bhii

    [ishq-e-naakaam=failed love/unrequited love]

    [shaadamaanii=happiness; kaamaraanii=success]

    dekh dil ke nigaar-Khaane me.n

    zaKhm-e-pi.nhaa.N kii hai nishaanii bhii

    [nigaar-Khaanaa=studio (art)/also a place where many beautiful girls collect]

    [zaKhm=wound; pi.nhaa.N=hidden/buried]

    Khalq kyaa-kyaa mujhe nahii.n kahatii

    kuchh sunuu.N mai.n terii zabaanii bhii

    [Khalq=world]

    aaye taariiKh-e-ishq me.n sau baar

    maut ke daur-daramiyaanii bhii

    [taariiKh-e-ishq=history of love; daur=age/era]

    [darmiyaanii=in between]

    apanii maasuumiyo.n ke parde me.n

    ho ga_ii vo nazar sayaanii bhii

    [maasuumiyaa.N=innocence; sayaanii=grown up]

    din ko suuraj-mukhii hai vo naugul

    raat ko vo hai raat-raanii bhii

    [suuraj-mukhii=sunflower; naugul=new flower]

    [raat-raanii=a flower known for its heady fragrance]

    dil-e-badanaam tere baare me.n

    log kahate hai.n ik kahaanii bhii

    nazm karate ko_ii na_ii duniyaa

    ki ye duniyaa hu_ii puraanii bhii

    [nazm=reconstruct/build again]

    dil ko aadaab-e-ba.ndagii bhii na aaye

    kar gaye log hukmaraanii bhii

    [aadaab-e-ba.ndagii=ways of servitude]

    jaur-e-kam-kam kaa shukriyaa bas hai

    aap kii itanii meharabaanii bhii

    [jaur=oppression]

    dil me.n ik huuk bhii uThe ai dost

    yaad aa_ii terii javaanii bhii

    sar se paa tak sapurdagii kii adaa

    ek andaaz-e-turkamaanii bhii

    [paa=feet; sapurdagii=to give in; turkamaanii=rebellious]

    paas rahanaa kisii kaa raat kii raat

    mehamaanii bhii mezabaanii bhii

    [mezabaan=host]

    jo na aks-e-jabiin-e-naaz ki hai

    dil me.n ik nuur-e-kahakashaanii bhii

    [aks-e-jabiin-e-naaz=image of one's beloved's forehead]

    [nuur=light; kahakashaa.N=Milky Way]

    zindagii ain diid-e-yaar "Firaq"

    zindagii hijr kii kahaanii bhii

    [ain=in reality; (ain has many meanings, this is one)]

    [diid-e-yaar=a look at one's beloved; hijr=separation]

     

  35. ras me.n Duuba huaa laharaataa badan kyaa kahanaa
  36. ras me.n Duuba huaa laharaataa badan kyaa kahanaa

    karavaTe.n letii hu_ii subah-e-chaman kyaa kahanaa

    baaG-e-jannat me.n ghaTaa jaise baras ke khul jaaye

    so.ndhii so.ndhii terii Khushbuu-e-badan kyaa kahanaa

    jaise laharaaye ko_ii sholaa kamar kii ye lachak

    sar ba-sar aatish-e-sayyaal badan kyaa kahanaa

    qaamat-e-naaz lachakatii hu_ii ik qaus-o-e-qazaah

    zulf-e-shab ra.ng kaa chhayaa huaa gahan kyaa kahanaa

    jis tarah jalvaa-e-firdaus havaao.n se chhiine

    pairaahan me.n tere rangiinii-e-tan kyaa kahanaa

    jalvaa-o-pardaa kaa ye ra.ng dam-e-nazzaaraa

    jis tarah adh-khule ghu.NghaT me.n dulhan kyaa kahanaa

    jagamagaahaT ye jabii.n kii hai ke pau phaTatii hai

    muskuraahaT hai terii subah-e-chaman kyaa kahanaa

    zulf-e-shab_guu.N kii chamak paikar-e-siime.n kii damak

    diip maalaa hai sar-e-gang-o-jaman kyaa kahanaa

     

  37. sakuut-e-shaam miTaao bahut a.Ndheraa hai
  38. sakuut-e-shaam miTaao bahut a.Ndheraa hai

    suKhan kii shamaa jalaao bahut a.Ndheraa hai

    [sakuut=silence]

    dayaar-e-Gam me.n dil-e-beqaraar chhuuT gayaa

    sambhal ke Dhuu.DHane jaao bahut a.Ndheraa hai

    ye raat vo ke suujhe jahaa.N na haath ko haath

    Khayaalo duur na jaao bahut a.Ndheraa hai

    laTo.n ko chehare pe Daale vo so rahaa hai kahii.n

    zayaa-e-ruKh ko churaao bahut a.Ndheraa hai

    [zayaa=radiance]

    havaaye.N niim shabii ho.n ki chaadar-e-a.njum

    naq aab ruKh se uThaao bahut a.Ndheraa hai

    [niim shabii=midnight; chaadar-e-a.njum=sheet of stars]

    shab-e-siyaah me.n gum ho ga_ii hai raah-e-hayaat

    qadam sambhal ke uThaao bahut a.Ndheraa hai

    guzashtaa ahd kii yaado.n ko phir karo taazaa

    bujhe chiraaG jalaao nahut a.Ndheraa hai

    [gu zashtaa=past]

    thii ek uchakatii hu_ii nii.nd zi.ndagii usakii

    'Firaq' ko na jagaao bahut a.Ndheraa hai

    [uchakatii=disturbed]

     

  39. thar_tharii sii hai aasamaano.n me.n
  40. thar_tharii sii hai aasamaano.n me.n

    zor kuchh to hai naatavaano.n me.n

    [thar_tharii = tremors; naatavaa.N = weak]

    kitanaa Khaamosh hai jahaa.N lekin

    ik sadaa aa rahii hai kaano.n me.n

    ko_ii soche to farq kitanaa hai

    husn aur ishq ke fasaano.n me.n

    maut ke bhii u.De hai.n aksar hosh

    zindagii ke sharaab_Khaano.n me.n

    jin kii taamiir ishq karataa hai

    kaun rahataa hai un makaano.n me.n

    inhii.n tinako.n me.n dekh ai bul_bul

    bijaliyaa.N bhii hai.n aashiyaano.n me.n

     

  41. ye maanaa zindagii hai chaar din kii
  42. ye maanaa zindagii hai chaar din kii

    bahut hote hai.n yaaro chaar din bhii

    Khudaa ko paa gayaa vaa_iz magar hai

    zaruurat aadamii ko aadamii kii

    milaa huu.N muskuraa ke us se har baar

    magar aa.Nkho.n me.n bhii thii kuchh namii sii thii

    muhabbat me.n kahe.n kyaa haal dil kaa

    Khushii hii kaam aatii hai na Gam hii

    bharii mahafil me.n har ek se bachaakar

    terii aa.Nkho.n ne mujh se baat kar lii

    la.Dakapan kii adaa hai jaan-levaa

    Gazab kii chhokarii hai haath-bhar kii

    raqiib-e-Gamazadaa ab sabr kar le

    kabhii us se merii bhii dostii thii

     

  43. ye nikhato.n kii narm ravii ye havaa ye raat
  44. ye nikhato.n kii narm ravii ye havaa ye raat

    yaad aa rahe hai.n ishq ke TuuTe ta'alluqaat

    maayuusiyo.n kii god me.n dam to.Dataa hai ishq

    ab bhii ko_ii banaa le to biga.Dii nahii.n hai baat

    ik umr kaT ga_ii hai tere intazaar me.n

    aise bhii hai.n ke kaT na sakii jin se ek raat

    ham ahal-e-intazaar ke aahaT pe kaan the

    Tha.NDii havaa thii Gam thaa teraa Dhal chalii thii raat

    har saa_i-o-har amal me.n muhabbat kaa haath hai

    taamiir-e-zi.ndagii ke samajh kuchh muharakaat

    ahal-e-razaa me.n shaan-e-baGaavat bhii ho zaraa

    itanii bhii zi.ndagii na ho paaba.nd-e-rasmiyaat

    uTh ba.ndagii se maalik-e-taqadiir ban ke dekh

    kyaa vasvasaa azaab kaa kyaa kaavish-e-nijaat

    mujh ko to Gam ne fursat-e-Gam bhii na dii "Firaq"

    de fursat-e-hayaat na jaise Gam-e-hayaat

     

  45. ye to nahii.n ke Gam nahii.n

ye to nahii.n ke Gam nahii.n

haa.N merii aa.Nkh nam nahii.n

tum bhii to tum nahii.n ho aaj

ham bhii to aaj ham nahii.n

ab na Khushii kii hai Khushii

Gam kaa bhii ab to Gam nahii.n

maut agarche maut hai

maut se ziist kam nahii.n