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

Epithalamium - Poem by Louise Gluck

There were others; their bodies
were a preparation.
I have come to see it as that.

As a steam o

Wo mujhse meri udasion ki waja pochta he,

Wo mujhse meri udasion ki waja pochta he,
kaisa pagal he dhalti rat k sannate ki wajah pochta hai,

The Times Are Tidy - Poem by Sylvia Plath

Unlucky the hero born
In this province of the stuck record
Where the most watchful cooks go jobles

Rat Darwazy Ki Dastak Pe Dehaan Na Dia

Rat Darwazy Ki Dastak Pe Dehaan Na Dia
Subha Pairon K Nishan Dekhe To Bohat Roye..

Kitne aish se rehte hon ge kitne itraate hon ge,

Kitne aish se rehte hon ge kitne itraate hon ge,
Jaane kese log woh hon ge jo us ko bhaate hon ge,

Ab Koi Chaand Mera Hai, Na Sitaara Mohsin,

Ab Koi Chaand Mera Hai, Na Sitaara Mohsin,
Ab Kahan Jaon Ga Main Dard Ka Maara Mohsin,

Mujh Ko

Aata Hii Nahii usS NadaAn k BeghAir jeEna..!

Aata Hii Nahii usS NadaAn k BeghAir jeEna..!

Aey kAsh usS shaks Ne MarNa B sikha DiYa Hota..!

After The Engagement - Poem by Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Well, Mabel, 'tis over and ended---
The ball I wrote was to be;
And oh! it was perfectly splendi

Kisi K Haath Ka Nikla Howa Wo Teer Hon Main

Kisi K Haath Ka Nikla Howa Wo Teer Hon Main
Hadaf Ko Choo Na Saka Our Kamaan Say Bhi Gaya

Mu'tamid's Lament In Prison

In my breast
A wail of grief
Without any spark or flash
Alone survives
Passionless, ineffectual

Muddat huyi ke khud se kahin la-pata hoon main,

Muddat huyi ke khud se kahin la-pata hoon main,
Gum raaste main hoon ya koi raasta hoon main..

Betwixt mine eye and heart a league is took,

Betwixt mine eye and heart a league is took,
And each doth good turns now unto the other,
When tha

Ussay Kaho

Ussay Kaho
Ab To Humein Milkiyat Dy Dy Apni....

Arsaaaaaaa Beet Gaya ..
Muhabbat Ki Qisten B

Nazar faraib qazaa kha gayi to kya hoga,

Nazar faraib qazaa kha gayi to kya hoga,
Hayaat maut se takraa gayi to kya hoga,
Neyi seher ke boh

Ham baney they tabaah hone ko

Ham baney they tabaah hone ko
Tera milna to Ek bahana tha .....

Kabhi jo cheR gayee yaad-E-raftagaaN Mohsin

Kabhi jo cheR gayee yaad-E-raftagaaN Mohsin
Bikhar gayee haiN nigaaheN kahaaN kahaaN Mohsin



Is Dard k Baad Koi Dard Dard NAhi Lagta

Is Dard k Baad Koi Dard Dard NAhi Lagta
Ke Shidat-e-Dard Ki Inteha Hoti hai Mohabbat
Nahi Uththi W

Abhi mehfil mein nazar ate hain naadam chehre

Abhi mehfil mein nazar ate hain naadam chehre
Lau charaghon ki zara aur ghata di jaye..

Tu Mujh Se Doori Barhane Ka Shoq Poora Kar

Tu Mujh Se Doori Barhane Ka Shoq Poora Kar

Meri Bhi Zid Hai, Tujhe Har Dua Mein Mangun Ga…!

Shayed Muja Kisi Se Muhabat Nahi Howi

Shayed Muja Kisi Se Muhabat Nahi Howi
Laikin Yaqen Sab Ko Dilata Raha Hun Mein

Ik Husn-e-Bemisaa

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.