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Charaag-e-Toor Jalao

Lyrics by Sagar Siddiqui

chiraagh-e-tuur jalaao baraa andheraa hai
zaraa naqaab uthaao baraa andheraa hai

Charaag, Chiraag: Lamp
Toor: Mountain, Mountain On Which Moses Had His Vision
Andheraa: Blackness, Darkness, Gloom, Obfuscation, Wan
Naqaab: Veil

mujhe khud apnii nigahon pe ait’maad nahiin
mere kariib na aao baraa andheraa hai

Nigaah: Glance, Look, Regard, Sight, Eyes
Aitmaad: Confidence, Faith
Qareeb: Adjacent, Akin, Approaching, Almost, Approximately, Near

vo jin ke hote hai Khurshid aastiinon mein
unhen kahiin se bulaao baraa andheraa hai

Khurshiid: Sun
Aastiin: Sleeve

abhii to sub’h ke maathe kaa rang kaalaa hai
abhii fareb na khaao, baraa andheraa hai

Subh: Morning, Dawn
Maatha: The head; the forehead; the top or upper part (of anything); summit
Fareb: Cheating, Deception, Deceit, Fraud, Illusion, Trick
Fareb Khaana: To be Cheated, To be Deceived, To be Illusioned, To be Tricked

Ruudaad-e-Mohabbat Kya Kahiye

Lyrics by Sagar Siddiqui

ruudaad-e-muhabbat kyaa kahiye
kuchh yaad rahii kuchh bhuul gaye
do din kii masarrat kyaa kahiye
kuchh yaad rahii kuchh bhuul gaye

Ruudaad: Report, Statement
Ruudaad-e-Mohabbat: Tale Of Love
Masarrat: Happiness, Joy

jab jaam diyaa thaa saaqii ne
jab daur chalaa thaa mehfil me.n
vo hosh kii sa’at kyaa kahiye
kuchh yaad rahii kuchh bhuul gaye

Jaam: Goblet, Wineglass
Saaqii: Beloved, Bar Tender, Cup-Bearer, Page
Daur: Age, Course, Cycle, Era, Orbit, Period, Phase, Race, Reign, Revolving
Mehfil: Assembly, Gathering, Party
Hosh: Awareness, Realization, Sense, Mind, Understanding
Sa’at: Moment, Time, Watch

ehasaas ke maiKhaane me.n kahaa.N
ab fikr-o-nazar kii qandiile.n
aalam kii shiddat kyaa kahiye
kuchh yaad rahii kuchh bhuul gaye

Ehasaas: Consciousness, Emotion, Feelings, Perception, Realisation
Fikr: Advice, Anxiety, Care, Concern, Consideration, Counsel, Idea, Imagination, Notion, Opinion, Reflection
Fikr-o-Nazar: Point Of View
Qandilen: Lamps, Candles
Aalam: Beauty, Condition, Nature, Public, Period, Regions, Situation, State, Sorrow, Universe, World
Shiddat: Rigor, Severity, Intensity

ab apanii haqiiqat bhii “Sagar”
berabt kahaanii lagatii hai
duniyaa kii haqiiqat kyaa kahiye
kuchh yaad rahii kuchh bhuul gaye

Haqiiqat: Real
Sagar: A reference to the poet, Sagar Siddiqui

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