GhaLIB -- a ghazal

Discussion in 'Poetry' started by naqshbandijamaati, Aug 19, 2008.

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  1. 1. husn-e-mah, garche ba_haNgaam-e-kamaal achcha hai
    us'se mera mah-e-KHursheed-e-jamaal achcha hai


    [ mah = moon, KHursheed = sun, jamaal = beauty ]
    2. bosa dete naheeN aur dil pe hai har lahja nigaah
    jee meiN kehte haiN, muft aaye to maal achcha hai

    [ bosa = kiss ]



    3. aur baazaar se le aaye agar TooT gaya
    saaGHar-e-jam se mera jaam-e-sifaal achcha hai

    [ saaGHar-e-jam = Badshah Jamshed's cup, jaam-e-sifaal = clay cup ]



    4. be_talab daiN to maza usme siwa milta hai
    woh gada jisko na ho KHoo-e-sawaal achcha hai

    [ be_talab = without any enquiry, gada = beggar, KHoo = habit ]



    5. unke dekhe se jo aa jaatee hai muNh par raunaq
    woh samajhte haiN ke beemaar ka haal achcha hai


    6. dekhiye paate haiN ushshaaq butoN se kya faiz ?
    ik brahman ne kaha hai, ke yeh saal achcha hai

    [ ushshaaq = lovers, faiz = profit ]



    7. ham_suKHan teshe ne farhaad ko sheereeN se kiya
    jis tarah ka bhee kisee meiN ho kamaal achcha hai

    [ ham_suKHan = together, tesha = axe ]



    8. qatra dariya meiN jo mil jaaye to dariya ho jaaye
    kaam achchaa hai woh, jiska ma'aal achcha hai

    [ ma'aal = result ]



    9. KHizr SultaaN ko rakhe KHaaliq-e-akbar sar_sabz
    shaah ke baaGH meiN yeh taaza nihaal achcha hai

    [ KHizr SultaaN = one of Badshah Zafar's son, KHaaliq = The Creator/
    God, akbar = greatest, sar_sabz = fertile, nihaal = tree ]



    10. hamko ma'aloom hai jannat ki haqeeqat lekin
    dil ke KHush rakhne ko, 'GHalib' yeh KHayaal achcha hai
     

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