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Faiz Ahmed Faiz Ghazal

Aaj Bazaar Mein Pa Ba jolan Chalo

Chashm-e-nam, jaan-e-shoreeda kafi nahin Tohmat-e-ishq-posheeda kafi nahin aaj bazaar mein pa-bajolan chalo Dast afshan chalo, mast-o-raqsan chalo Khak bar sar chalo, khoon badaman chalo Rah takta hai sub shehr-e-janaan chalo Hakim-e-shehr bhi, majma-e-aam bhi Teer-e-ilzam bhi, sang-e-dushnam bhi Subh-e-nashaad bhi, roz-e-naakaam bhi Unka dum-saaz apnay siwa kaun hai Shehr-e-janaan main ab baa-sifa kaun hai Dast-e-qatil […]

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Imam Ghazali

On Death

When your mortal existence becomes of more importance to you, when you think the flesh is all there is to life. Pause and reflect on the following. Imam Ghazali woke up one early morning and as usual offered his prayers and then enquired what day it was, his younger brother, Ahmad Ghazali replied,”Monday.” He asked […]

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Education Imam Ghazali Parenting

On The Upbringing, Discipline and Education of Children

A timely guide to parenting, education and discipline of children. Just what we need in these times of deviation from the essentials and distractions. Please read, understand and implement the thoughts presented here, to make the coming generation better and stronger, morally and spiritually. Know that the way in which young children are disciplined is […]

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Faiz Ahmed Faiz Nazm

Dasht-e-Tanhaai

dasht-e-tanhaai mein, ai jaan-e-jahaan, larzaan hain In the desert of my solitude, oh love of my life, quiver teri avaaz ke saaye, the shadows of your voice, tere honthon ke saraab the mirage of your lips dasht-e-tanhaai mein, In the desert of my solitude, duri ke khas-o-khaak tale beneath the dust and ashes of distance […]