Tughluqabad

Red Fort, from the Berger Collection

 

Ghazal 132

7 verses (out of 9); rhyming elements: uu;N vuh bhii
composed 1821; Arshi #133

{132,1}

bisaa:t-e ((ajz me;N thaa ek dil yak qa:trah ;xuu;N vuh bhii
so rahtaa hai bah andaaz-e chakiidan sar-niguu;N vuh bhii

{132,2}

rahe us sho;x se aazurdah ham chande takalluf se
takalluf bar-:taraf thaa ek andaaz-e junuu;N vuh bhii

{132,3}

;xayaal-e marg kab taskii;N dil-e aazurdah ko ba;xshe
mire daam-e tamannaa me;N hai ik .said-e zabuu;N vuh bhii

{132,4}

nah kartaa kaash naalah mujh ko kyaa ma((luum thaa hamdam
kih hogaa baa((i;s-e afzaa))ish-e dard-e daruu;N vuh bhii

{132,5}

nah itnaa burrish-e te;G-e jafaa par naaz farmaa))o
mire daryaa-e be-taabii me;N hai ik mauj-e ;xuu;N vuh bhii

{132,6}

mai-e ((ishrat kii ;xvaahish saaqii-e garduu;N se kyaa kiije
liye bai;Thaa hai ik do chaar jaam-e vaazh-guu;N vuh bhii

{132,7}

mire dil me;N hai ;Gaalib shauq-e va.sl o shikvah-e hijraa;N
;xudaa vuh din kare jo us se mai;N yih bhii kahuu;N vuh bhii