kyuu;Nkar us but se rakhuu;N jaan
kyaa nahii;N hai mujhe iimaan ((aziiz
1) how/why would I hold my life dearer than that idol?
2) what-- is faith not dear to me?
kyuu;Nkar : 'By what means? In what way? how? in what manner? why?'. (Platts p.890)
((aziiz : 'Dear, worthy, precious, highly esteemed, greatly valued, honoured, respected, beloved'. (Platts p.761)
iimaan : 'Faith, religion, creed; conscience; good faith, trustworthiness, integrity'. (Platts p.115.