Urdu Poetry

Urdu Poetry – Poetry is the language of heart. Emotions and feelings take the shape of words and are delivered in a poetic manner. Urdu poetry draws its existence from past 18th and 19th century which are rich in tradition and composed in various forms. Most of the Urdu poetry derives from Arabic and Persian origin. From time immemorial, Urdu poetry has been written and narrated by renowned poets of all times. Urdu poetry is enriched with such true emotions and feelings. It has been observed that Urdu poets in the past used to say poetry that depicts and highlights the social, cultural issues of their era... Read More


Latest Urdu Poetry

A Longing

O Lord! I have become weary of human assemblages!
When the heart is sad no pleasure in assemblages

Aaj halki halki baarish hay,

Aaj halki halki baarish hay,
aaj sard hawa ka raqs bhi hay,

Aaj phool bhi nikhray nikhray hain,

Ab jo mano to kiski mano mai

Ab jo mano to kiski mano mai
Ek tarf dil hai ek taraf hon mai

اب جو مانوں تو کس ک

Aur To Koi Bas Na Chalega Hijr K Dard K Maron Ka

Aur To Koi Bas Na Chalega Hijr K Dard K Maron Ka
Subah Ka Hona Dubhar Kar Dein Rasta Rok Sitaron Ka

Kab uskaa visaal chaahiye thaa

Kab uskaa visaal chaahiye thaa
Bas aik Khayaal chaahiye thaa

Kab dil ko javaab se Gharaz thii
H

Kya likhon us k naam Jisy sochon subha sham

Kya likhon us k naam
Jisy sochon subha sham
Neeli jheel ka pani he wo
Muhabat ki ek kahani he

Nam Hai Palkain Teri Ae Moj-e Hawa Raat Ke Saath

Nam Hai Palkain Teri Ae Moj-e Hawa Raat Ke Saath
Kia Tuje Bi Koi Yad Aata Hai Barsat Ke Sath

Palkain Utha Kar Palkain Jukaya Na KroBaat Ko Yunhi Tum Uljaya Na Kro

Palkain Utha Kar Palkain Jukaya Na KroBaat Ko Yunhi Tum Uljaya Na Kro


Zakhm Badal Jate Hain Nas

Chandani Rat K Khamosh Sitaron Ki Qasam

Chandani Rat K Khamosh Sitaron Ki Qasam
Dil Me Ab Tere Siwa Koi Bhi Abaad Nahi...

Dil to mera udaas hai Nasir,

Dil to mera udaas hai Nasir,
Sheher kyun saayen saayen karta hai.

Autumn Day

Lord: it is time. The summer was immense.
Lay your shadow on the sundials
and let loose the wind i

Jo Ho Ijazat To Tum Se Ik Baat Pochoon?

Jo Ho Ijazat To Tum Se Ik Baat Pochoon?
Jo Ham Se Ishq Seekha Tha Woh Ab Kis Se Karte Ho..?

Conversation - Poem by Elizabeth Bishop

The tumult in the heart
keeps asking questions.
And then it stops and undertakes to answer
in

Shaam k saaye, jo sooraj ko chupanay

Shaam k saaye, jo sooraj ko chupanay niklay,
Hum di'iye lay kay, andhairon ko mitanay niklay,

Au

Bari Ajeeb Hai Nadaan Dil Ki Khawahish YA RAB,

Bari Ajeeb Hai Nadaan Dil Ki Khawahish YA RAB,

Amal Kuch Bhi Nahi Aur Dil Talabgaar Hai Jannat Ka

Book Of Suleika - Hatem 03 - Poem by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

HOLD me, locks, securely caught

In the circle of her face!
Dear brown serpents, I have nought

Main zard beej hun aur sabz hona chahta hun,

Main zard beej hun aur sabz hona chahta hun,
meri zameen, teri mitti ka mashwara kya hai ?

Bikha

Khawb hote hain dekhne ke liye,

Khawb hote hain dekhne ke liye,
In main ja kar raha na karo..

I wish you told me from the start

I wish you told me from the start
that you were gonna break my heart

Ankhon may chubh gae tere yadon ke kerchiyan

آنکھوں میں چبھ گئیں تری یادوں کی کرچیاں
کاندھوں پہ غم ک

Most Famous Urdu Poets

Urdu Poetry

Urdu Poetry – Poetry is the language of heart. Emotions and feelings take the shape of words and are delivered in a poetic manner. Urdu poetry draws its existence from past 18th and 19th century which are rich in tradition and composed in various forms. Most of the Urdu poetry derives from Arabic and Persian origin. From time immemorial, Urdu poetry has been written and narrated by renowned poets of all times. Urdu poetry is enriched with such true emotions and feelings. It has been observed that Urdu poets in the past used to say poetry that depicts and highlights the social, cultural issues of their era.

The poets used Urdu poetry as a medium of expression to put their thoughts forward for the readers. The Urdu poets are known for reviving romance, culture, social & political issues in the form of Urdu poetry collections. Urdu poetry is considered as an integral part of Pakistani culture. Our history is rich with numerous poetry collections from renowned poets like Mirza Ghalib, Allama Iqbal, Mir Dard, Mir Taqi Mir, and the list goes on. Allama Iqbal and Mirza Ghalib are considered to be the flag barrier of Urdu poetry. Iqbal Urdu poetry is based on philosophy, love, and for encouraging Muslims of India. Mirza Ghalib is regarded as the greatest Urdu poets of all times. They have contributed incredibly in the form of Ghazal, Hamd, Nazm, Ruba’i, Shayari and much more. Apart from them, Mir Taqi Mir and Mir Dard are known for romantic and sad Urdu poetry. Several other maestros of Urdu Poetry have been passed who added some valuable pearls and gems to the poetic collections from time to time.

Urdu poetry has evolved and revolutionized from time to time. Previously tough Persian and Arabic words are used for narrating the Urdu poetry. Later use of simpler Urdu words have taken over and are used more oftenly. Poets like Ahmed Faraz, Parveen Shakir, Faiz Ahmed Faiz have added some valuable Urdu poetry collection that are loved and praised by masses to date. New subject matter, themes are used by new poets that has modernized Urdu Poetry. The various forms of Urdu Poetry available for the readers includes Ghazal, Hamd, Marsiya, Naat, Nazm, Qasida, Masnavi, Naat, Qawalli, Ruba’i, Shayari and much more. The poetry lovers can stock their libraries and houses with the enormous treasure of Urdu poetry. The collection of Urdu Poems in the form of Dewan and Kuliyat are preferred by those who have a taste for traditional poetry. Allama Iqbal and Mirza Ghalib have immense contribution to the Urdu poetry.

The Urdu poetry collection of Ghalib and Iqbal are researched, read and shared by masses worldwide.The modern Urdu poets possess a progressive and practical state of mind that is far from the narration of female beauty and romance. Urdu Ghazals has been associated with emotions earlier, but now the trends are changing to give it a completely new domain of expression. Many Urdu poets become popular because of their Romantic poetry include Ghazal Ahmed Faraz, Habib Jalib, Sagar Siddiqui, Muneer Niazi, Mohsin Naqvi, Farhat Abbas Shah and many others.

The archive of HamariWeb provides the evergreen Urdu poetry collection for the viewers. Some of the finest gems of Urdu Shayari are Munir Niazi, Allama Iqbal, Faiz Ahmed Faiz, Ahmed Faraz, Mirza Ghalib, Habib Jalib, Parveen Shakir, John Elia, Syed Wasi Shah to name a few. You can even search, post, read, and share the Urdu poetry based on various genres that includes Eid poetry, sad poetry, patriotic poetry, love poetry, rain poetry, mother poetry, Islamic poetry etc. People with great taste in poetry are glued to this page. Find some of the finest and latest collection of Urdu poetry on HamariWeb.