Armaghan-e-Hijaz Archive

Azad Ki Rag Sakht Hai Manind Rag-E-Sang

Azad Ki Rag Sakht Hai Manind Rag-E-Sang Mehkoom Ki Rag Naram Hai Manind-E-Rag-E-Taak A free man’s vein is hard like stone’s, a slave’s is tender like vine’s; Mehkoom Ka Dil Murda-O-Afsurda-O-No Meed Azad Ka Dil …

Khula Jab Chaman Mein Kutab Khana’ay Gul

Khula Jab Chaman Mein Kutab Khana’ay Gul Na Kaam Aya Mullah Ko Ilm-E-Kitabi When flowers’ bookshop opened in the garden Mullah’s bookish knowledge lost all value. Matanat Shikan Thi Hawa’ay Baharan Ghazal Khawan Huwa Peerak-E-Indrabi …

Rindon Ko Bhi Maloom Hain Sufi Ke Kamalaat

Rindon Ko Bhi Maloom Hain Sufi Ke Kamalaat Har Chand Ke Mashoor Nahin In Ke Karamaat The dissolute know the Sufi’s accomplishments, though their miracles are not so well‐known. Khud Geeri-O-Khudari-O-Gulbang-E-‘Anl-Ul-Haq’ Azad Ho Salik To …

Mout Hai Ek Sakht Tar Jis Ka Ghlami Hai Naam

Mout Hai Ek Sakht Tar Jis Ka Ghlami Hai Naam Makar-O-Fan-E-Khawajgi Kash Samajhta Ghulam ! Harder than death is what thou call’st slavery, would that slaves understand master’s tricks; Shara-E-Malookana Mein Jiddat-E-Ehkaam Dekh Soor Ka …

Pani Tere Chashmon Ka Tarapta Huwa Simaab

Murghan-E-Sahar Teri Fazaon Mein Hain Betaab Your springs and lakes with water pulsating and quivering like quicksilver, the morning birds fluttering about the sky, agitated and in turmoil, Ae Wadi-e-Lolaab! O Valley of Laulab! Gar …