Tughluqabad

Agra Fort, from the Berger Collection

 

Ghazal 173

11 verses (out of 11); rhyming elements: aat me;N aave
composed 1833; Arshi #206

{173,1}

jis bazm me;N tuu naaz se guftaar me;N aave
jaa;N kaalbud-e .suurat-e diivaar me;N aave

{173,2}

saa))e kii :tara;h saath phire;N sarv-o-.sanobar
tuu us qad-e dil-kash se jo gulzaar me;N aave

{173,3}

tab naaz-e giraa;N-maayagii-e ashk bajaa hai
jab la;xt-e jigar diidah-e ;xuu;N-baar me;N aave

{173,4}

de mujh ko shikaayat kii ijaazat kih sitam-gar
kuchh tujh ko mazah bhii mire aazaar me;N aave

{173,5}

us chashm-e fusuu;N-gar kaa agar paa))e ishaarah
:tuu:tii kii :tara;h aa))inah guftaar me;N aave

{173,6}

kaa;N;To;N kii zabaa;N suukh ga))ii pyaas se yaa rab
ik aabilah-paa vaadii-e pur-;xaar me;N aave

{173,7}

mar jaa))uu;N nah kyuu;N rashk se jab vuh tan-e naazuk
aa;Gosh-e ;xam-e ;halqah-e zunnaar me;N aave

{173,8}

;Gaarat-gar-e naamuus nah ho gar havas-e zar
kyuu;N shaahid-e gul baa;G se baazaar me;N aave

{173,9}

tab chaak-e garebaa;N kaa mazah hai dil-e naalaa;N
jab ik nafas uljhaa hu))aa har taar me;N aave

{173,10}

aatish-kadah hai siinah miraa raaz-e nihaa;N se
ay vaa))e agar ma((ri.z-e i:zhaar me;N aave

{173,11}

ganjiinah-e ma((nii kaa :tilism us ko samajhye
jo laf:z kih ;Gaalib mire ash((aar me;N aave