aa.Nkh pyaasii hai ko_ii manzar de

aa.Nkh pyaasii hai ko_ii manzar de
is jaziire ko bhii samandar de

apanaa cheharaa talaash karanaa hai
gar nahii.n aa_inaa to patthar de

band kaliyo.n ko chaahiye shabanam
in chiraaGo.n me.n roshanii bhar de

pattharo.n ke saro.n se karz utaar
is sadii ko ko_ii payambar de

kah_kaho.n me.n guzar rahii hai hayaat
ab kisii din udaas bhii kar de

phir na kahanaa ke Khud_Khushii hai gunaah
aaj fursat hai faisalaa kar de

cheharo.n kii dhuup aa.Nkho.n kii geharaa_ii le gayaa

cheharo.n kii dhuup aa.Nkho.n kii geharaa_ii le gayaa
aa_iinaa saare shahar kii biinaa_ii le gayaa

Dube huye jahaaz pe kyaa tabsaraa kare.n
ye haadasaa to soch kii geharaa_ii le gayaa

haalaa.Nki bezubaan thaa lekin ajiib thaa
jo shaKhs mujh se chhiin ke goyaa_ii le gayaa

is vaqt to mai.n ghar se nikalane na paa_uu.Ngaa
bas ek kamiiz thii jo meraa bhaa_ii le gayaa

jhuuTe qasiide likhe gaye us kii shaan me.n
jo motiyo.n se chhiin ke sachchaa_ii le gayaa

yaado.n kii ek bhii.D mere saath chho.D kar
kyaa jaane vo kahaa.N merii tanhaa_ii le gayaa

ab asad tumhaare liye kuchh nahii.n rahaa
galiyo.n ke saare sang to saudaa_ii le gayaa

ab to Khud apanii saa.Nse.n bhii lagatii hai.n bojh sii
umro.n kaa dev saarii tavanaa_ii le gayaa

dostii jab kisii se kii jaaye

dostii jab kisii se kii jaaye
dushmano.n kii bhii raaye lii jaaye

maut kaa zahar hai fizaao.n me.n
ab kahaa.N jaa ke saa.Ns lii jaaye

bas isii soch me.n huu.N Duubaa huaa
ye nadii kaise paar kii jaaye

mere maazii ke zaKhm bharane lage
aaj phir ko_ii bhuul kii jaaye

botale.n khol ke to pii baraso.n
aaj dil khol ke bhii pii jaaye

har ek chehare ko zaKhmo.n kaa aa_iinaa na kaho

har ek chehare ko zaKhmo.n kaa aa_iinaa na kaho
ye zindagii to hai rahamat ise sazaa na kaho

na jaane kaun sii majaburiyo.n kaa qaidii ho
vo saath chho.D gayaa hai to bevafaa na kaho

tamaam shahar ne nezo.n pe kyuu.N uchhaalaa mujhe
ye ittefaaq thaa tum is ko haadasaa na kaho

ye aur baat ke dushman huaa hai aaj magar
vo meraa dost thaa kal tak use buraa na kaho

hamaare aib hame.n ungaliyo.n pe ginvaao
hamaarii piiTh ke piichhe hame.n buraa na kaho

mai.n vaqiyaat kii zanjiir kaa nahii.n qaayal
mujhe bhii apane gunaaho.n kaa silsilaa na kaho

ye shahar vo hai jahaa.N raakshas bhii hai Rahat
har ek taraashe huye but ko devataa na kaho

intezamaat naye sire se sambhaale jaaye.n

intezamaat naye sire se sambhaale jaaye.n
jitane kam_zarf hai.n mehafil se nikaale jaaye.n

meraa ghar aag kii lapaTo.n me.n chhupaa hia lekin
jab mazaa hai tere aa.Ngan me.n ujaale jaaye.n

Gam salaamat hai to piite hii rahe.nge lekin
pehale maiKhaane kii haalat sambhaale jaaye.n

Khaalii vaqto.n me.n kahii.n baiTh ke role.n yaaro
fursate.n hai.n to samandar hii khangaale jaaye.n

Khaak me.n yuu.N na milaa zabt kii tauhiin na kar
ye vo aa.Nsuu.N hai.n jo duniyaa ko bahaa le jaaye.n

ham bhii pyaase hai.n ye ehasaas to ho saaqii ko
Khaalii shiishe hii havaao.n me.n uchhaale jaaye.n

aao shahr men naye dost banaaye.n Rahat
aastiino.n me.n chalo saa.Np hii paale jaaye.n

kitanii pii kaise kaTii raat mujhe hosh nahii.n

kitanii pii kaise kaTii raat mujhe hosh nahii.n
raat ke saath ga_ii baat mujhe hosh nahii.n

mujh ko ye bhii nahii.n maaluum ki jaanaa hai kahaa.N
thaam le ko_ii meraa haath mujhe hosh nahii.n

aa.Nsuo.n aur sharaabo.n me.n guzar hai ab to
mai.n ne kab dekhii thii barasaat mujhe hosh nahii.n

jaane kyaa TuuTaa hai paimaanaa ki dil hai meraa
bikhare bikhare hai.n Khayaalaat mujhe hosh nahii.n

kitanii pii kaise kaTii raat mujhe hosh nahii.n

kitanii pii kaise kaTii raat mujhe hosh nahii.n
raat ke saath ga_ii baat mujhe hosh nahii.n

mujh ko ye bhii nahii.n maaluum ki jaanaa hai kahaa.N
thaam le ko_ii meraa haath mujhe hosh nahii.n

aa.Nsuo.n aur sharaabo.n me.n guzar hai ab to
mai.n ne kab dekhii thii barasaat mujhe hosh nahii.n

jaane kyaa TuuTaa hai paimaanaa ki dil hai meraa
bikhare bikhare hai.n Khayaalaat mujhe hosh nahii.n

tanhaa tanhaa ham ro le.nge mahafil mahafil gaaye.nge

tanhaa tanhaa ham ro le.nge mahafil mahafil gaaye.nge
jab tak aa.Nsuu paas rahe.nge tab tak giit sunaaye.nge

tum jo socho vo tum jaano ham to apanii kahate hai.n
der na karanaa ghar jaane me.n varanaa ghar kho jaaye.nge

bachcho.n ke chhoTe haatho.n ko chaa.Nd sitaare chhuune do
chaar kitaabe.n pa.Dh kar vo bhii ham jaise ho jaaye.nge

kin raaho.n se duur hai ma.nzil kaun saa rastaa aasaa.N hai
ham jab thak kar ruk jaaye.nge auro.n ko samajhaaye.nge

achchhii suurat vaale saare patthar-dil ho mumkin hai
ham to us din raa_e de.nge jis din dhokaa khaaye.nge

masjido.n ke sahan tak jaanaa bahut dushvaar thaa

masjido.n ke sahan tak jaanaa bahut dushvaar thaa
der se nikalaa to mere raaste me.n daar thaa

apane hii phailaao ke nashe me.n khoyaa thaa daraKht
aur har masuum Tahanii par phalo.n kaa baar thaa

dekhate hii dekhate shaharo.n kii raunaq ban gayaa
kal yahii cheharaa thaa jo har aa_iine pe baar thaa

sab ke dukh suKh us ke chehare pe likhe paaye gaye
aadamii kyaa thaa hamaare shahar kaa aKhabaar thaa

ab mohalle bhar ke daravaazo.n pe dastak hai nasiib
ek zamaanaa thaa ke jab mai.n bhii bahut Khuddaar thaa

kaaGazo.n kii sab siyaahii baarisho.n me.n dhul ga_ii
ham ne jo sochaa tere baare me.n sab bekaar thaa

peshaaniyo.n pe likhe muqaddar nahii.n mile

peshaaniyo.n pe likhe muqaddar nahii.n mile
dastaar kahaa.N mile.nge jahaa.N sar nahii.n mile

aavaaragii ko Duubate suuraj se rabt hai
maGrib ke baad ham bhii to ghar par nahii.n mile

kal aa_iino.n kaa jashn huaa thaa tamaam raat
andhe tamaash_biino.n ko patthar nahii.n mile

mai.n chaahataa thaa Khud se mulaaqaat ho magar
aa_iine mere qad ke baraabar nahii.n mile

pardes jaa rahe ho to sab dekhate chalo
mumkin hai vaapas aao to ye ghar nahii.n mile

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