Armaghan-e-Hijaz Archive

Awaz-e-Ghaib | A Voice From Beyond

Part – 1 Ati Hai Dam-E-Subah Sadda Arsh-E-Bareen Se Khoya Gya Kis Tarah Tera Johar-E-Idraak ! From the Emperium enquires a voice at dawn: how did You lose your essential quality of enquiry and understanding? …

Masood Marhoom Ke Naam

Masood Marhoom Ke Naam THE LATE MASUD Ye Mehar-O-Mah, Ye Sitare Ye Asman-E-Kubood Kise Khabar Ke Ye Alam Addam Hai Ya Ke Wujood The sun, the moon, the stars And this azure sky all around, Who can …

Dozakhi Ki Munajat

Douzakhi Ki Munajaat LITANY OF THE DAMNED Iss Dair-e-Kuhan Mein Hain Gharzmand Poojari Ranjeeda Button Se Hon To Karte Hain Khuda Yaad Itching palms, in the old temple of Earth, have the kneelers, Men who …

Mazool Shahenshah

Mazool Shahenshah A DEPOSED MONARCH Ho Mubarik Uss Shahenshah-e-Nikofar Jaam Ko Jis Ki Qurbani Se Asrar-e-Mulookiyat Hain Faash Good luck to that King, cashiered so gracefully, whose Dismissal shows how a ruling Power behaves! ‘Shah’ …

Alam-e-Barzakh

Alam Barzakh The State of Barzakh Murda Apni Qabar Se THE CORPSE (TO ITS GRAVE) Kya Shay Hai, Kis Amroz Ka Farda Hai Qayamat Ae Mere Shabistan-E-Kuhan ! Kya Hai Qayamat? What is it, this …

Budhe Baloch Ki Nasihat Baite Ko

Budhe Baloch Ki Nasihat Baite Ko – Armaghan-e-Hijaz THE ADVICE OF AN OLD BALUCH TO HIS SON Ho Tere Bayaban Ki Hawa Tujh Ko Gawara Iss Dasht Se Behter Hai Na Dilli Na Bukhara Winds …

Tasveer-o-Musawir

Tasveer-o-Musawir PAINTING AND THE PAINTER Tasveer PAINTING Kaha Tasveer Ne Tasweer Gar Se Numaish Hai Meri Tere Hunar Se Said the portrait to its Painter: “My manifestation attests to Thine unbounded Skill” Wa Lekin Kis …

Iblees Ki Majlis-e-Shura (Part 2)

Iblees Ki Majlis-e-Shura (Part 2) – Iblees Apne Musheeron Se IBLIS (TO HIS COUNCILORS) Hai Mere Dast-e-Tasarruf Mein Jahan-e-Rang O Bu Kya Zameen, Kya Mehar O Mah, Kya Asaman-e-Tu Ba Tu Absolute command have I …

Iblees Ki Majlis-e-Shura (Part 1)

Iblees Ki Majlis-e-Shura (Part 1)  THE DEVIL’S CONFERENCE IBLIS Ye Anasir Ka Purana Khail, Ye Dunya-e-Doon Sakinan-e-Arsh-e-Azam Ki Tamanaon Ka Khoon! This ancient game of elements, this base world! The frustration of the longings of …