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Children - Poem by Khalil Gibran

And a woman who held a babe against her bosom said, 'Speak to us of Children.'

And he said:

Your children are not your children.

They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.

They come through you but not from you,

And though they are with you, yet they belong not to you.

You may give them your love but not your thoughts.

For they have their own thoughts.

You may house their bodies but not their souls,

For their souls dwell in the house of tomorrow, which you cannot visit, not even in your dreams.

You may strive to be like them, but seek not to make them like you.

For life goes not backward nor tarries with yesterday.

You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.

The archer sees the mark upon the path of the infinite, and He bends you with His might that His arrows may go swift and far.

Let your bending in the archer's hand be for gladness;

For even as he loves the arrow that flies, so He loves also the bow that is stable.
Khalil Gibran

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Raha na dil main woh be’dard aur dard raha,
Muqeem kon hua hai, maqaam kis ka thaa..

Qaiss jungle main akela hai mujhe jaane do,
Khoob guzre gi jo mil bethen ge deewane do,
Laal doray

Koi kaanta mere dil mein chubho jaye to acha hai,
Hamesha ke liye woh mujhse kho jaye to acha hai,

Wafaa Ke Baab Mein ILzaam E Aashiqui Na Liyaa

Ke Teri Baat Ki Aur Teraa Naam Bhi Na Liyaa

Khus

Ishq ko fariyaad laazim thi so woh bhi ho chuki,
ab zara dil thaam kar fariyaad ki taaseer dekh.
A

Kaash Main Paalat Jaoon Bachpan Ki Waadi Main

Na Koi Zaroorat Thi, Na Koi Zaroori Tha.

اقبال کےبارے میں کیا کہیں ہم لوگ
شاعری انکی ادب پر کر ر

khushi ki parchhaiya ka naam ha zindgi ,

Ghamo ki gahhriyo ka naam ha zindgi ,

Ek pyaara sa ya

I am offering this poem to you,
since I have nothing else to give.
Keep it like a warm coat,
when

Unki galiyon se jab guzre to manzar ajeeb tha,
Dard tha magar wo dil ke kareeb tha,

Jise hum dho

Meri jholi me woh lafzon ke motii daal deta hai,
Sivaaye is ke kuch maangun to hanss ke ttaal deta

Ab yeh bhi nahin theek ke har dard mittaa dain,
Kuch dard kaleje se lagaane ke liye hain..

O thou, my lovely boy, who in thy power
Dost hold Time's fickle glass his fickle hour;
Who hast by

Aaj kuch waqat ke liye pas mere kaash tum aa jate
bohut tanha hon main aaj kaash tum aa jate

Kab

When simple Macer, now of high renown,
First fought a Poet's Fortune in the Town,
'Twas all th' Am

Tum aao to hum bhi EID karen
Hasrat hai tumhari deed karen

Kuch der to dil ko chain mily
Kuch r

Malal Hai Magar Itna Malal Thorhi Hai
Ye Aankh Rone Ki Shiddat Se Laal Thori Hai

Bus Apne Wastey

What lips my lips have kissed, and where, and why,
I have forgotten, and what arms have lain
Und

Chehra Mera Tha Nigahen Us Ki
Khamushi Main Bhi Wo Baten Us Ki

Mere Chehre Pe Gazal Likhti Gain

Raat gehri thi ddar bhi sakte they,
Hum jo kehte kar bhi sakte they,
Tum jo rooothi to yeh bhi na

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