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


And The Moon And The Stars And The World - Poem by Charles Bukowski

Long walks at night--
that's what good for the soul:
peeking into windows
watching tired housewives
trying to fight off
their beer-maddened husbands.
Charles Bukowski

Latest Urdu Poetry

Taskeen Na Ho Jis Se Woh Raaz Badal Dalo
Jo Raaz Na Rakh Paye, Hamraaz Badal Dalo

Tum Ne Bhi Sun

Chaman Ka Haal Tu Yeh Hai K Khaak Urti Hai
Kidhar Se Hoke Baharoon Ke Karwan Guzray

Diyar-e-Yaar

Naam hi kya nishaN hi kya khaab O khyaal ho gaye
Teri misaal de ke hum teri misaal ho gaye

Saya

Mujhe miti ke ghar banane ka shok tha,
Usay ashiyane girane ka shok tha,
Mai khud se roth jata hon

Sing praise for statuary:
For those anchored attitudes
And staunch stone eyes that stare
Through

Phir aaj ashk se ankhon mein kyun hain aye huye,
Guzar geya hai zamaana tujhe bhulaaye huye..

Dekho kabhi to meri taraf Khush-dili k saath,
Kiya farz hai k baat karo be-RuKhi k saath,

Hans

Charhte Sooraj Dhalde Wekhe, Bujhe Deewe Balde Wekhe,
Heeray Da Koi Mul Na Taare, Khote Sikky Chal

Tujhi Ko Jo Yan Jalwa Farma Na Dekha
Barabar Hai Duniya Ko Dekha Na Dekha

Mera Guncha-E-Dil Hai

Baad Mudat Usay Dekha Logo
Wo Zara Bi Nahi Badla Logo
Khush Na Tha Muj Se Bichar Kar Wo Bi
Us Ke

Dukh bhi deta hai woh dawaa bhi deta hai,
Mujhe woh mohabbat karne ki sazaa bhi deta hai,
Main yaa

CALL on the present day and night for nought,
Save what by yesterday was brought.
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THE sea i

Bangle sellers are we who bear
Our shining loads to the temple fair...
Who will buy these delicate

Usne hothon se chu kar,
pani ko gulabi kar diya,

Hamari baat to aur thi yaaro,
machliyo tak ko

sambhal k rakhi hain teri yadein

jaise bachpan ki eid ho meri

Qarib se tumhe dekha to apna paya,
Jab tumhe dosti mein azmaya to apna paya,

Tumhe kya name dun

sath chalne ko chale thay sabhi dost faraz
lakin meri manzil tak ka sathi sarif mera saya tha

Aatish-e-ishq main jal jaon tujhey is say kiya
Mousam ki tarah badal jaon tujhey is say kiya

Cho

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

OH, enter old minstrel, thou time-honour'd one!
We children are here in the hall all alone,

The

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.