Meri Nazar Se Na Ho Door

Lyrics by Qateel Shifai

iska ronaa nahin ki tumne kiya dil barbaad
iska gham hai ki bahut deyr mein barbaad kiya

Barbaadii: Loss, ruin, destruction, waste, laying waste, ravage

meri nazar se na ho door ek pal ke liye
tera vajood hai laazim meri ghazal ke liye

Vajood: Existence, Entity
Laazim: Compulsory, Essential, Important, Necessary, Obligatory, Requisite

kahaan se dhoond ke laoon charaag se woh badan
taras gayii hai nigaahein kanwal-kanwal ke liye

Charaag: Lamp
Tarasna: To long, be eagerly or anxiously desirous (of), to crave or desire earnestly and repeatedly, to beg (for), entreat, supplicate; to be tantalized
Kanwal: Lotus

ki kaise tajribaa mujhko hua hai aaj ki raat
bacha ke dhadkanein rakh li hain maine kal ke liye

Tajribaa: Proof
Dhadkan: Throb, Beat

kya be-muravvat khalq hai sab jamaa hai bismil ke paas
tanhaa mera qaatil raha koi nahin qaatil ke paas

Muravvat: Benevolence, Kind Heartedness, Kindness
Be-Muravvat: Unaccommodating, Uncourteous, Unkind, Lacking Involvement
Khalq: World
Bismil: The Dead One, Sacrificial Animal, A Lover
Tanhaa: Alone, Solitary, Lonely, By Oneself, Quiet, Single, Unaccompanied, Unattended
Qaatil: Assassin, Homicide, Killer, Lethal, Murderer

‘Qateel’ zakhm sahoon aur muskuraata rahoon
bane hain daayire kya-kya mere amal ke liye

Qateel: A reference to the poet, Qateel Shifai
Zakhm: Bruise, Cut, Damage, Felon, Gash, Hack, Harm, Hurt, Injury, Loss,Sore, Wound
Sahna: To Endure, To Bear With
Daayir karna: To enter a plea (file a suit)
Amal: Act, Action, Administration, Deed, Effect, Execution, Exorcism, Exploit, Gest, Feat, Measure

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2 comments so far

  1. drifter on

    v v v v v v v v nice blog!!!

  2. Akash on

    This is simply exceptional, an amazing library of work. So well aligned and maintained. Bravo. Was heartwarming to go through some of Ghulam Ali’s work.


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