Poetry of Noshi Gilani

Image of Noshi Gilani, Urdu Poet - Pic of Noshi Gilani

Brief Introduction. Noshi Gilani (born in Bahawalpur on 4 March 1964) is an Urdu poet and a former academic from Islamia University, Bahawalpur. She studied at Bahawalpur University. She settled in San Francisco, USA in 1995. She moved to Australia after her marriage with Saeed Khan, an Australian-based Urdu poet in 2008. She has written […]

‘Poh Phutti’, a Book of Punjabi Poetry by Pir Nek Alam Cheema

Page 1, Cover Page of 'Poh Phutti' Punjabi poetry by Pir Nek Alam Cheema

Lt Col Rashid Zia Cheema (Retd) My great grandfather Pir Nek Alam Cheema was a Head Master and had taught in many Government schools in Gujrat and Jhelum districts before the Partition. He had also obtained law degree but I think he did not practice law. He has written three books in Punjabi, namely ‘Poh […]

“Ajj Akhaan Waris Shah Nu” by Amrita Pritam

Punjabi Poetry: "Ajj Akhaan Waris Shah Nu" by Amrita Pritam

Amrita Pritam’s poem ‘Ajj Akhaan Waris Shah Nu’ has been written in the backdrop of Partition of India in 1947 and the bloodshed which followed. It narrates the gory happenings of the Partition, a heart throbbing account of pain of women, who suffered the most; whether Hindu, Sikh or Muslim.  Roman Urdu: Ajj aakhan Waris Shah nu, […]

Lab Pe Aaati Hai Dua

Poem for Kids in Urdu - Lab Pe Aaati Hai Dua by Allama Iqbal

Lab Pe Aaati Hai Dua Ban Ke Tamanna Meri is one of the most famous Urdu poems for children by Allama Iqbal. It is a dua (prayer) of a small child who asks Allah to bless him with noble traits like love for the humanity, love for his native country, love for the knowledge that should […]

Poetry of Abbas Tabish

Tabish Poetry - Yeh ajab saaet-e-rukhsat hai kay darr lagta hai - Ghazal of Abbas Tabish

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Quotes of Jalaluddin Rumi

Jalal-ud-Din Rumi, persian poet

Brief Life History: Jalal-ud-Din Muhammad Balkhi (30 Sep 1207–17 Dec1273), also known as Jalaluddin Muhammad Rumi (English-speaking world simply call him Rumi), was a 13th-century Persian poet and Sufi mystic. He was born in the village of Wakhsh, a small town located at the river Wakhsh in Persia (in what is now Tajikistan). Wakhsh belonged to […]

Punjabi Poetry

Poem of Munir Niazi : Honee day Heelay; 'Kujh unjj vee rahwaan Okhiyan sun' - Punjabi Poetry of Munir Niazi

It is not possible to add work of all Punjabi poets in this website. Only some noted verses/poems of a few renowned poets are given here. An effort has been made to include their poetry written in Punjabi script because it is quite cumbersome to read Punjabi poetry in English script. As and when more […]

Urdu Poetry

Iqbal Ashhar, Poet

Editor’ Note: The scope of this website doesn’t cater to add work of all Urdu poets. Only a few noted verses/poems of some prominent poets are given here. Click the following links to go to the exclusive pages of under mentioned poets:- – Mirza Ghalib’s Poetry – Perveen Shakir’s Poetry Yeh Ghazi Yeh tere purisrar Banday. This is […]