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


Stanza (7)Stanza (8)Hum Jo Jeete The To Jnagon Ki Musibat Ke Liye

Stanza (7)

Hum Jo Jeete The To Jnagon Ki Musibat Ke Liye
Aur Merte The Tere Naam Ki Azmat Ke Liye

Our only life was then to face the perils of Your holy wars;
To glorify Your name we died, adorned with hallowed battle scars.


Thi Na Kuch Taeg-Zani Apni Hukumat Ke Liye
Sar-Bakaf Phirte The Kya Dehar Mein Doulat Ke Liye

Not lust for power for our own sakes our drawn-sword’s playfulness inspired,
Nor roamed we hand-in-glove with death for worldly riches we desired.


Qaum Apni Jo Zar-o-Maal-e-Jahan Par Marti,
But Faroshi Ke Iwaz But Shikni Kyon Karti?

Our people, had they set their hearts on this world’s riches or its gold,
Not idol-breaking would have gone but idols would have bought and sold.

Stanza (8)

Tal Na Sakte The Agar Jang Mein Arh Jate The
Paon Sheron Ke Bhi Maidan Se Ukhar Jate The

We stood our ground like rocks when once the foe had met our phalanx dread;
Before our might the bravest quailed and, vanquished, from the battle fled.


Tujh Se Sarkash Huwa Koi To Bighar Jate The
Taeg Kya Cheez Hai, Hum Toup Se Larh Jate The

And those who offered You affront our swift, relentless fury faced,
Their mightiest arms we set at nought, Their insolence and pride abased.


Naqsh Tauheed Ka Har Dil Pe Bithaya Hum Ne
Zer-e-Khanjar Bhi Yeh Paigham Sunaya Hum Ne

On all men’s minds we set Your seal, Your tawhid’s firm and sure impress—
The selfsame message preached our lips when swords danced high in battle’s stress.

Latest Urdu Poetry

Eid Tu Aa K Mere Jee Ko Jalaave Afsos

Jis K Aane Ki Khushi Ho Wo Na Aave Afsos...

Dukh fasana nahi k tujh se kahain
Dil bhi mana nahi k tujh se kahain,
Ek tu harf aashna tha magar

Zara yaad kar Mere hamnafas
Mera dil jo tum pe nisar tha
Wo dara dara sa jo piyar tha
Tere shokh

Tasawur Me Zarur Ao Magar Tairna Sekho Faraz
Tum Aksar Doob Jate Ho Meri Aankhon K Pani Me...

Apni Haar Main bhi Kitna Sakoon Tha...!!! ♣
Us Shaks Nay Jab Galay Lagaya Jeetny ke Baad ♣

Mein tujhe ko bhool chuka, Lekin aik umar ke baad
Tera kheyal kya tha ke chott ubhar aayi…

Kitni Dilkash Hai Us Ki Khamoshi,
Sari Batein Fazool Hon Jese.....!

Tumhare Aks ko Aankhon mein hum Tasveer kar Lete
Zara jo Tum Thehr jate koi Tadbeer kar Lete

Tum

We've fought with many men acrost the seas,
An' some of 'em was brave an' some was not:
The Paytha

There was a verdant pasture somewhere
Whose land was the very picture of beauty

How can the beau

aae kuchh abr kuchh sharab aae
is ke baad aae jo azab aae
baam-e-mina se mahtab utre
dast-e-sa

Log Muntazir Hi Rahe K Mujhe Toot'ta Dekhen

Aur Main Pathar Ka Ho Gaya Zabt Karte Karte...

Kaash Keh Mil Jaye Mujhe Muqaddar Ki Siyaahi Aur Qalam,
Lamhe Lamhe Ki Khushi Likh Doon Tumhari Zi

Umeed K Sehra Main Jo Barson Se Kharra Hai,
Halaat Ki Be-Reham Hawaon Se Larra Hai,

Ruswaee Se

hooriyan bhi donga baaliyan bhi donga

Eid ke din mere ghar na aayi to gaaliyan bhi donga :p

Safar K Wastey Tayaar Ho To Lene Do,
Wo Lout Aaye Ga Iqraar Ho To Lene Do,

Wafa Ki Sari Kahani

Usey Taraash K Heera Bana Diya Hum Ne Faraz,
Magar Ab Ye Sochte Hain USey KHaridain Kaise ..>!!

dil mein ab yun tere bhule hue gham aate hain
jaise bichhDe hue kabe mein sanam aate hain
ek ek

Brother, I've seen some
Astonishing sights:
A lion keeping watch
Over pasturing cows;
A mother

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.