My window overlooks a crescent moon There are stars shimmering and Twinkling, I peep into the glory of these scintillation A churlish child’s unfettered smile, egged my eyes, it was me- a coltish child. I swam again deeper into the alabastrine star, flabbergasted by the nightingale’s welcome Trees with outstretched hand hugging me, “Oh! sweetContinue reading “Light”

Urdu Nazm with recitation

Chale hum paimano ko chor char ke Nibhali hi bahut fehrishto ki batein Hum nahi hai woh jo tum smajh rahe ho Hum nahi hai lehron se behne wale. Kash tumhe bhi samjh aa jaye kuch nutfe Qaasid nahi aa rahe ab batane waste Falak tak toh main pachuch jao ga (Insha Allah) Awaz phirContinue reading “Urdu Nazm with recitation”


Life progress ahead Mauve sheets dribble hues of blues Stories get unfold. She brings bright gospels Her fingers sparkle glitters Spring trailing behind. Love died when she died, She grew flowers and branches, Preyed upon by some foes. Sun shines but doesn’t smile, His moon eclipsed forever Sky shatters on ground. ©Aquib

She ( 3)

Each day I yearn to see her,On the same platform where she left me.I see her caricature exactly  Below this lamp-postUntil the tangerine sunsetgets enveloped by the darkness of the night. Like the relinquished king I still waveLike how I bid her adios the last time.Her  smuged memoriesoverpowering me at timesHave taken from methe overwhelmingContinue reading “She ( 3)”

WHO? (Bilingual) Urdu ghazal- Aquib Khan

Kis  kis  ko   sunata    raho     adhori   kahaniyan, Mad   mast   insaan   hai   koi  sunne  wale  kaha. To whom should I narrate my incomplete stories People are drawn into intoxication and will be listen by whom. Ishq  kia   bil   khuloos   nibhaya   dil  o   jaan  se Zamane Continue reading “WHO? (Bilingual) Urdu ghazal- Aquib Khan”

Wo pass hai (She is near) (Bilingual) – Urdu Ghazal- Aquib khan

GlossaryTaaruf- introductionTareef- appreciationQalb- e veran – lonely heartMakhsus – reserved chosenBebaha- preciousKhayanat –Faraaz- zenithRakh e zeb – ashes of her Elegancesunahra- shiny hujhoom- group Dur ho Kar bhi woh mujhse bahut pass hai,Tumhe Kya gumaan hai kitni wo pass hai.Although she is afar yet she is very closeSo close that I can’t describe how closeLikhContinue reading “Wo pass hai (She is near) (Bilingual) – Urdu Ghazal- Aquib khan”