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


A Cuckoo Cries - Poem by Matsuo Basho

a cuckoo cries
and through a thicket of bamboo
the late moon shines
Matsuo Basho

Latest Urdu Poetry

Oh if I were the velvet rose
Upon the red rose vine,
I'd climb to touch his window
And make hi

Koi ayat aisi mil Jaye

Main wird karon Tu mil jaye

Tere bina hum jeena bhool jate hain,
Zakhmon ko seena bhool jate hain,

Tu zindagi mein sub se az

Intizar Itna Bhi Na Karwao K Duain Mout Ki Mangon Khuda Se

Ab To Milne Chale Ao Kisi Ki Zindgi K

IT isn't the blue in the skies,
Nor the song of the whispering trees,
The light in a fair maiden

Zar ki namoos ki rasmon se baghaawat kar ke,
Kuch nahin paaye ga woh mujh se mohabbat kar ke,
Baiy

I wrote a good omelet...and ate
a hot poem... after loving you
Buttoned my car...and drove my
c

Qurb-e-jaanaN ka na maikhaane ka mausam aaya
Phir se be-sarfaa ujaR jaane ka mausam aaya

Kunj-

Raag mein rang mein khushbu mein nahaayi hui raat

ORhh lii hai teri yaadoN se sajaayi hui raat

Lab Pay Aati Hai Dua Ban Ke Tamanna Meri
Zindagi Shama Ki Soorat Ho Khudaaya Meri

Daur Duniya Ka

Kuch Muskurahatain Udhaar Mangnii Hain Zindagi Se Mujhe
Eid Aane Wali Hay Mujhe Rasmain Nibhani Hai

Woh humsafar tha magar us say humnawaayi na thi,
Ke dhoop chaaon ka alam raha judaayi na thi,
Na a

My brothers knew
The things you know.
I did not scorn
learning them;
It’s just my mind
Was bu

Phir kisi yad nay shab bhar hay jagaya mujh ko
Kiya saza di hay mohabat nay khudaya mujh ko
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Then an old man, a keeper of an inn, said, "Speak to us of Eating and Drinking."

And he said:

KaBhI KaBhI SafAr-E-ZindAgi Se ThAk Kar HuM,

TeRe KhAyAL K SaAyE Men Beth Kar Khob Roty haiN...

Main Titliyon Ko Sula Dunga Zara Tum Rat Hone Do
Main Jugnuon Ko Jaga Dunga Zara Tum Rat Hone Do

LADY, in thy proud eyes
There is a weary look,
As if the spirit we know through them
Were daun

Ek Pasy Rehen Wahabi, Ek Pasy Deobandi
Aggy Piche Shia Sunni, Dahdi Firqa Bandi
Wich Wachaly Sada

You say that father write a lot of books, but what he write I don't
understand.
He was reading to

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.