Strange life of city-अजीब शहर की ज़िन्दगी: Bashir Bhadr बशीर भद्र

Here he talks about the city life which has left the cultural values and relations of respect and care behind and people are meeting to each other now for selfish reasons, once their work is over they become strangers to you and no more respect or love. Following is the effort of literal translation ofContinue reading “Strange life of city-अजीब शहर की ज़िन्दगी: Bashir Bhadr बशीर भद्र”

बशीर भद्र साहब की पंक्तियाँ Some Lines by Bashir Badr Sahab

Life and relations– (my favourite)– You are free to follow harsh enmity, but there should be some scope Whenever you become friends again, you do not have to be ashamed Lips just kept sighing for a smile my boat kept waiting for a passanger The Moon and stars were all my soulmates Life was aContinue reading “बशीर भद्र साहब की पंक्तियाँ Some Lines by Bashir Badr Sahab”

आओ फिर से दिया जलाये: Lets light the Lamp again: A B Vajpayee अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी

Lets light the Lamp again There is darkness at the peak of noon Sun has lost against the shadow Lets squeeze out the inner darkness from within Lets re-ignite the extinguished flame again Lets light the Lamp again The moment we confused the place to rest as destination Our aim has washed off our eye-sightContinue reading “आओ फिर से दिया जलाये: Lets light the Lamp again: A B Vajpayee अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी”

जीवन बीत चला Life is about to expire: A B Vajpayee अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी

While doing tomorrow tomorrow everyday time has gone out of hands in the worry of past or future lost the bet of present No guading was of any use the pot of juice is over Life is about to expire. In the balance of loss or benefit life has become business those on sale gotContinue reading “जीवन बीत चला Life is about to expire: A B Vajpayee अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी”

An Indian poet and freedom-fighter Ashafaq Ullah Khan

On the last night of his life, before going to kiss the gallows for the freedom of the nation, he was talking with his best friend and another freedom fighter Ram Prasad Bismil, with whom he lived and welcomed death for our free India. He said I will go empty handed but this pain willContinue reading “An Indian poet and freedom-fighter Ashafaq Ullah Khan”

Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee भारत रत्न अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी

There are some of his poems or quotations I am going to translate here. But before that I want to let you know that this Great poet has also been a favourite Prime Minister of India. 1999 to 2004 for the full term and before that also he was PM for some time. He wasContinue reading “Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee भारत रत्न अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी”

दूध में दरार पड गयी A crack in the Milk: A.B. Vajpayee अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी

Why the blood has become white? Unity has got lost into diversity Martyrs have been divided, songs have cut The sword had pierced into the chest A crack is there in the milk Fields are smelling gunpowder Words of Saint Nanak have been broken Satluj (River name)is frightened, Byas (River name) is distressed The blossomContinue reading “दूध में दरार पड गयी A crack in the Milk: A.B. Vajpayee अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी”