Parveen Shakir Poetry

Parveen started writing at an early age and published her first volume of poetry, Khushbu [Fragrance], to great acclaim, in 1976.

She subsequently published other volumes of poetry – all well-received – Sad-barg [Marsh Marigold] in 1980, Khud Kalami [Talking To Oneself] and Inkaar [Denia... Read More

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دھنک دھنک مری پوروں کے خواب کر دے گا
وہ لمس میرے بدن کو

Dil Ko Bechain Sa Kar Deti Hain Tumhari Aakhain

Raat Ko Dair Tak Tum Mujhe Socha Na Karo.

ﺩﻋﺎ ﮐﺎ ﭨﻮﭨﺎ ﮨﻮﺍ ﺣﺮﻑ ۔۔۔۔۔ ﺳﺮﺩ ﺁﮦ ﻣﯿﮟ ﮨﮯ

U to hum bhi madad kia nahi karte,
Choclate kya toffy bhi dia nahi karte.

Ye DOSTI sirf apse hai

Kya Baat Hai Jis Ka Gham Bohat Hai ?
Kuch Din Se Yeh Aankh Nam Bohat Hai

Mil Leta Hai Guftugu Ki

Neend Ai Na Rat Bhar Mujh Ko
Khawab Bethe Rahe Qataron Me...

DOSTI
-Kaho to do lafz,
-Mano to bandgi,
-Socho to gehra sagar,
-Dubo to zindagi,
-Karo to aasa

وہ تو خوش بو ہے ہواؤں میں بکھر جائے گا
مسئلہ پھول کا ہے

کتنی زلفیں کتنے آنچل اڑے چاند کو کیا خبر
کتنا ماتم ہوا

Humare dilki gehrai ko koi samjh paya hi nai,
Kitne tanha hain hum koi jaan paya hi,
Kisi ko humar

Ho Gayee Rukhsat Ghatta Barish Ke Baad
Ik Diya Jalta Raha Barish Ke Baad

Mairay Behtay Aansoon K

Nnikal aate hai aansoo rone se pehle��
Toot jate hain sare khuwab sone se pehle��

Kehte

Kisi k Chehry ki Khushbu ne kar diya pagal
Phir us k baad sama ka sama hua pagal

jo un se main n

اپنی ہی صدا سنوں کہاں تک
جنگل کی ہوا رہوں کہاں تک

ہر

Zindagi Kya Hai Ik Kahani Hai

Ye Kahani Nahi Sunani Hai

Chehray K Nisf Hissay Ko Zair.e.Naqab Kar K
' Ufffff
Deedaar Me Bhi Milawat Krte Hain Yeh Husn W

Uzr aany mein bhi hai aur bhulatey bhi nahi,
Baa’is_e_tark_e_mulaqat btatey bhi nahi,

Khoob pa

Mujhe dard-e-dil ki intehaa maloom hai,
Mujhe dard-e-ishq ki saza maloom hai,

Mujhe muskurane ki

Eid ka ChaNd NiKLa To MaiN LogOn sE LipAT LipaT KaR RoyA..

GhuM k AaNSu ThE Jo KhUShiyoN K BahAnE

Sabi Kuch Ho Chuka Un Ka Hamara Kya Raha Hasrat

Na Dein Apna, Na Dil Apna, Na Jan Apni, Na Tan Ap

Ek Dil Hai Jo Har Lamha Jalane Ke Liya Hai,

Jo Kuch Hai Yahan Aag Lagan Ke Liye Hai

Kisi Ke Sath Pyar Se Mazak Zaroor Karna Magar, ,
Kabhi Kisi Ke Sath Mazak Ka Pyar Nahi Karna, , , ,

آتی دل سےصدا ہے یہ میری
خوش رہو میاں دعا ہے یہ میری
پھی

Tujhe kya khabar mere humsafar
Main bikhar gaya kidhar kidhar

Jo ho sake mujhe phir bana
Meri

Dewangi se kum na thi kuch apni justuju,
Hum bewafa jahan mein wafa dhondte rahay,

Mehromiyon k

TUM AiSA KARNA !
koi Jugnu ,
koi Sitara ,
sambhal rakhna!

Mery andheron ki fikar choro,

Raat ko pocha mujse chand sitaro ne
tumko bhula diya tere jigri yaro ne.

Maine kaha k bhule nhi

Talaaq De To Rahe Ho Ghuroor O Qeher Ke Sath
Ke Mera Shabaab Bhi Lauta Do Mere Mehar Ke Sath

Hum Jinhein Chahte Hain Woh Humein Chahte Bhi Nahi,
Auron Se Wafa Karte Hain Aur Humein Tukrate Bhi

Mohabbat Mein Dil Ka Tutna Tum Kabhi Nahi Jaan Paoge,
Agar Hoti Logon Mein Wafa Toh Aaj Hum udas Na

Jab Aapka Naam Zaban Par Aata Hai,
Pata Nahi Dil Kyo Muskurata Hai.

Tasalli Hoti Hai Mann Ko Koi

Mujhse Milne Ko Aap Aaye Hain,
Bethiye Main Bula Kar Laata Hun
مجھ سے ملنے کو آپ آئ

'Shehr-e-fana hoon, tere kis kaam ka hon?

Ek bujhta sa dia hon, tere kis kaam ka hon?

Tu rafaq

Chand dekha hai to yaad ayi hai teri suurat,
Haath uthte hain magar harf-e-duaa yaad nahin..

Wo Tu Khushbu Hai Hawaon Mein Bikhar Jaye Ga

Masla Phol Ka Hai Phol Kidhr Jaye Ga

Behis Hain Yahan Log Bhla Socha Ke Karna
Is Door Main Logon Se Wafa Soch Ke Karna
Gul Shakh Se Bic

Aj Jis Ko Muj Me Hazaroon Aeyb Nazar Aaty Hain.

Kbi Wohi Kehta Tha
'TUM'Jese B Ho,
Sirf Mere

Mil B jatay hain to takra k guzar jatay hain...
mosam ki tarha log b badal jatay hain....,?

Hu

Tumhari is ada ka kya jawad du,
apne dost ko kya uphar du,
koi accha sa phool hota to mali se mang

Badli Jo Rut Gharoor Key Gard O Ghubaar Ki
Dastar Khul Gayi Tere Jhoote Waqar Ki

Hum Nay Kaha Na

Tum barri dair baad laute ho,
Dard kaafuur ho gaye ab to,
Kuch zaroorat nahin hai marham ki,
Zakh

گھر کی بربادی کے حالات نظر آتے ہیں
انکے تبدیل خیالات ن

Koi Chehry Ka Deewana Koi Ikhelaq Ka Taalib
Menzil Sb Ki Matlb Muhabbat Kis Ko Kis Sy He?

Shikwe Toh Yun Karte Ho Jaise,
Sirf Mere Ho

Rooh jab wajad me aaye to gazal hotii hai
ya koi dil ko dukhaaye to gazal hotii hai

bheegti raat

Dard Kia Hota Hai Batayein Gay Kisi Roz
Kamal Ki Ghazal Tum Ko Sunayein Gay Kisi Roz
Thi Un Ki Zid

Lakh doori ho magar ehad nibhate rehna.
Jub b barish ho mera soog manate rehna.

Tum gay ho to sa

Hum chat par charhe patang urane ke bahane,
Wo bhi chat par aayi kapde sukhane ke bahane,

Uske m

Sabke Dilon Mein Dhadkana Zaruri Nahi Hota Saahab,
Logon Ki Aankhon Me Khatkne Ka Bhi Ek Mazaa Hai.

Lo main aankhain band kiye leti hoon ab tum ruksat ho

Dil to jane kia kehta hai lekin dil ka kehn

خیال و خواب ہوا برگ و بار کا موسم
بچھڑ گیا تری صورت بہا

Ku-Ba-Ku Phail Gai Baat Shanasai Ki
Us Ne Khushbu Ki Tarah Meri Pazirai Ki.. ....

Like the moon her kindness is,
If kindness I may call
What has no comprehension in't,
But is the

Ye Jo Dewany Se Do Char Nazar Aty Hain
In Main Kuch Sahib-E-Israr Nazar Aty Hain

Teri Mehfil Ka

Aap apnay qareeb aanay nahin daitay,
Khud ko seenay say laganay nahin daitay,

Dil aap ki yaad ma

Wo shakhs meri jaan bana rehta hy,
Uska pyar meri pehchan bana rehta hy,

Koi muntazir hy uska ki

Theher Jaye, Magar Raat Katay
Koi Soorat Ho Ke Barsaat Katay

Khushbuuain Mujhko Qalam Karti Gayi

mout ke baad yaad aa raha hai koi,
mitti mery kabr ki utha raha hai koi,

a khuda do pal ki zindg

Ganwai Kis Ki Taman’na Mein Zindagi Mein Ne

Wo Koon Hai Jisey Dekha Nahi Kabhi Mein Ne

Woh Jo Rehti Thi Dil Muhalle Mein,
Phir Woh Larki Mujhe Mili Hee Nahi
وہ جو رہتی تھی د

Aaj yeh tanhai ka ehsaas kuch hadd se zyada hai,
tere sang na hone ka malaal kuch hadd se zyada hai

Shor na kar dharkan Zara Tham ja kuch pal keliye

Bari mushkil se meri ankhon mai ik khawab aaya h

Dafan Kar Sakta Hun Sene Mein Tumhare Raaz Ko

Aur Tum Chaho Tu Afsana Bna Sakta Hun Mein

Kal Halki Halki Barish Thi
Kal Sard Hawa Ka Raqs Bhi Tha

Kal Phool Bhi Nikhrey Nikhrey They
Kal

Kon Rota Hai Yahan Raat Ke Sannaton Mein
Mere Jesa Hi Koi Ishq Ka Mara Ho Ga
Kam Mushkil Hai Mgar

Hua to kuch bhi nahi,
Bus! Thora sa Maan toota hai,
Thore se Log bichre hain,
Thore se Khwab bikh

Jab kabhi tera dil ghabraey ager tujhe meri yad aay tu lou ana,
Ager tera sath koi choray ager koi

Bewafa waqat se wafa mange,
Chhod! e dost tu e kya mange !

Doston se bhi dil nahi barham,
Bas i

Khud Kalaami Me Kitni Wehshat Hai
Koi Dushman Ho Roo-Baroo Jese...

Ho jaayegi jab tum se shanasaai zara aur,
badh jaayegi shayad meri tanhaai zara aur.

Kyon khul g

Dekho Meri Aankhon Mai Khawaab Kis k Hai,
Dekho Mere Dil Mai Toofan Kis k Hai,
Tum Kehte Ho Mere D

Badban Khulne Se Pahle Ka Ishara Dekhna
Main Samandar Dekhti Hun Tum Kinara Dekhna

Youn Bicharna

Raah-e-Khuloos
Mein Paida
Dushwariyan Na Kr,
Chaht Nhi To Hum
Se Adakariyaan Na
Kr.
Lafzon Se

Alfaz kay jhootay bandhan mein
Aghraz kay gehray pardon mein
Har shakhs muhabbat kerta hai
Hala k

Tere qareb aa kay bari uljhano main hon,
Main dushmanon main hon k tere doston main hon,

Badla n

جلتی شمعیں ، روشن چہرے
کامنی لڑیاں ، نازک سہرے.. ....

Ye Udasyon Ka Mosam Meri Zindagi Na Le Le...

Mera Dam Nikal Na Jaye Usay Yaad Karte Karte...

Kon Jane K Naye Saal Me Tu Kis Ko Parhe
Tera Mayaar Badalta Hai Nasaabon Ki Tarha...

گل معنیء سخن کیلئے
خار چاہئیے
گلزار جیسا اک نہیں
ہزا

Hanju Pally Pan Di Gal Aa
Ishq Niry Nuqsan Di Gal Aa...

Ab Aur Manzil Pane Ki Hasrat Nahi
Kisi Ki Yaad Me Mar Jane Ki Fitrat Nahi

Aap Jese Dost Jabse Mi

Uss se milna to ussey eid mubarak kehna,
Yeh bhi kehna meri eid mubaarak kar de..

Theher Jaye, Magar Raat Katay
Koi Soorat Ho Ke Barsaat Katay

Khushbuuain Mujhko Qalam Karti Gayi

Koi Raat Mere Aashna, Mujhe Yun Bhi To Naseeb Ho
Na Rahe Khayal Libaas Ka, Wo Itna Mere Qareeb Ho

Sada Apni Rawish Ahal-e-Zamaana Yaad Rakhtay Hain,
Haqeeqat Bhool Jaatay Hain Fasaana Yaad Rakhtay

Bus Sun Kar Mera Lehja Wo Samjhta Hai Sub Acha

Muddat Hui Us Ne Meri Aankhen Nahi Dekhin...

ilaaj Yeh Hai Ke Majboor Kar Diya Jaaun,
Warna Yun Toh Kisi Ki Nahi Suni Maine.
इलाज य

Reat Hi Reat Hai Is Dil Main Musafar Mere
Aur Ye Sehra Tera Nakash-e Kafe Pa Chahta Hai

Hamare Darmiyan Aisa Koi Rishta Nahin Tha
Tere Shanon Pe Koi Chat Nahin Thi

Mere Zimme Koi Angan

Saaqi Kahaan Se Laoun, Jaam Kahaan Se Laoun ?
May’Khana Hai Band, Sharab Kahaan Se Laoun ?
Ek Ba

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

Mujh Ko

Darwaza Jo Khola To Nazar Aaye Kharre Woh
Hairat Hai Mujhe Aaj Kidhar Bhool Parre Woh

Bhoola Nah

Bujhi shamaa bhi jal sakti hai,
Toofan se kashti bhi nikal sakti hai,

Ho k maayus youn na apnay

شعور و ہوش و خرد کا معاملہ ہے عجیب
مقام شوق میں ہیں سب د

Har ek lamha naya ik imtehan hai,
bohut na-meharban yeh aasman hai,

Dilon per barf girti ja rahi

Us ajnabi ka yun na intzaar karo,
Is aashiq dil ka na aitbaar karo,

Roj nikla kare kisi ki yaad

Meri zindagi per faqat itna ehsan ker do,
ik benam si mohabbat mere nam ker do,

ik subha ko milo

Hua to kuch bhi nahi,
Bus! Thora sa Maan toota hai,
Thore se Log bichre hain,
Thore se Khwab bikh

Jo Tere Saare Khat Jala Kar Banayi,
Haye Uss Chai Ke Kya Kehne

Kachi Umar Diyan Mohabbatan
Rog Pakky La Jandiyan Ne...

Parveen Shakir Poetry

Parveen started writing at an early age and published her first volume of poetry, Khushbu [Fragrance], to great acclaim, in 1976.

She subsequently published other volumes of poetry – all well-received – Sad-barg [Marsh Marigold] in 1980, Khud Kalami [Talking To Oneself] and Inkaar [Denial] in 1990, Kaf-e-Aina [The Mirror's Edge] besides a collection of her newspaper columns, titled Gosha-e-Chashm [Corner of the Eye], and was awarded one of Pakistan's highest honours, the Pride of Performance for her outstanding contribution to literature in 1976. The poetry books are collected in the volume Mah-e-Tamaam [Full Moon] with the exception of Kaf-e-Aina.

Parveen died in 1994 in a car accident while on her way to work.... Read More