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


‘Joan’!! guzasht E waqt ki halat E haal par salaam

‘Joan’!! guzasht E waqt ki halat E haal par salaam
Us ke firaaQ ko duaa!! us ke visaal par salaam


Teraa sitam bhi tha karam, tera karam bhi tha sitam
Bandagi teri teGh ko!! aur teri dhaal par salaam


Sood O zayaaN k farq ka ab nahi hum se waastaa
Subh ko arz E kornish!! shaam E malaal par salaam


Ab to nahi hai lazzat E mumkin E shauq bhi naseeb
Roz O shab zamaanaa E shauq E mahaal par salaam


Hijr E sawaal ke haiN din!! hijr E jawaab ke haiN din
Us ke jawaab par salaam!! apne sawaal par salaam


Jaane woh rang E mastii E khaab O khyaal kya hui?
Ishrat E khaab ki sana!! aish E khyaal par salaam


Apna kamaal tha ajab!! apna zawaal tha ajab!!
Apne kamaal par darood!! apne zawaal par salaam

Latest Urdu Poetry

A moment of happiness,
you and I sitting on the verandah,
apparently two, but one in soul, you and

Muhabat MeIN Muhabat Se Muhabat To Nahe MiLti...

Muhabat MeIN Muhabat ko Muhabat Chor jati Hai..

As virtuous men pass mildly away,
And whisper to their souls, to go,
Whilst some of their sad frie

To-day the plant by Williams set
Its summer bloom discloses;
The wilding sweethrier of his prayers

Ghum ki dokan khol kar betha howa tha
"-SAHIL-"
aansu nikal paray hen kharidar dekh kar.

Aansuyon se dhuli khushi ki tarah,
Rishtey hotey hain shayari ki tarah,
Door reh kar bhi hoon issi

Yeh Ishq-O-Muhabbat Samjh Say Baala-Tarr Hain Ghaalib,
ilm Hota Tu Aalim Hoty
Fun Hota Tu Maahir

Tu Kia Jane Pagli koyal,
Kon Mujhe Tarpata Hai,
Jagi Soi Ankhon Wala,
Dil Mein Utarta Jata Hai

ek ek harf sameTo mujhe tahrir karo
meri yaksui ko aamada-e-zanjir karo
sab KHad-o-KHal mere dhu

Shaheen kabhi parwaz sy thak kar nahi girta,
Pur dam ha agar tu, to nahi khatra-e-aftada...!!!

Dekh kar dilkashi zamaane ki,
aarzoo hai fareb khaane ki.

Aye ghum-e zindagi na ho naraaj,
mujh

All those times I was bored
out of my mind. Holding the log
while he sawed it. Holding
the string

Diya hai dil agar uss ko bashar hai kya kahiye,
hua raqeeb toh ho naamabar hai kya kahiye.

Ye zi

Even as the Blessed, at the final summons,
Shall rise up quickened, each one from his grave,
Weari

Kehte Hain Jete Hain Umeed Peh Log

Ham Ko Jene Ki Bhi Umeed Nahi

Jakar batado unko ab hum nahi rahe
Anso jawab laana chahe khushi ke hon

جا کر بتا دو

Taash ke patton ki manind hai zindagi apni
Jis ne bhi khela taqseem kar dia

اقبال تیری عظمت کی داستاں کیا سناؤں
تیری زندگی پھ لکھو

raat aai hai bachchon ko paDhane mein laga hun
KHud jo na bana un ko banane mein laga hun
wo sha

Yeh Mohabbat bhi hai kia Rog 'Faraz',

Jisko bhoolay wo sada yaad aaya...!

by: Ahmed Faraz

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.