I have two djinns to guard me all the time, One male djinn and one fat female one, Or are they two male and none female, I was never bright to know what they are They guard me from Evil Pinki in Mirror They hide her so that no one sees her grin But now,… Read More Pinki
Vultures vultures vultures everywhere, Waiting for the carcasses to feed upon We wait for an opportunity and gloat on it And then feast upon the bodies with glee Is it of a Hindu killed in a terror attack, Is it of a mercenary raiding our lands, Is it of an aggressive and noisy neighbor, Is… Read More Vulture Politics
I have seen a life hard and rough I have seen a life dull and drab Though I had a life not too long I have seen all life can show to one I was marked by fate and my deeds Both good and evil, both slow and fast I was a speck in the… Read More Good Bye!!
Finally…after a search for years. Maqdoom’s iconic battle cry against the Razakar Movement in Hyderabad. Ye jung hai jung-e-azadi, azadi ke parcham ke tale Hum Hind ke rehne vaalonki, mehkoomonki, majbooronki, Azadi ke matwaalonki, Dehkaanonki, majdooronki Saara sansaar hamara hai Purab paschim uttar dakhkhin Hum Afrangi, Hum Amreeki Hum Cheeni java jaane watan Hum surkh sipahi… Read More Jung-e-Azadi – Maqdoom Mohiuddin
A phoenix is what it is, a cycle of death and birth Or, is it an ouroboros with no start and end at all? Contacts broken and contacts reestablished, Why break them first and then try to restore? Why so many feelings of separation and patch up? Is it why or is it how many… Read More Life is not a game
Poor me, why is this happening to me?A century of recognition, and then this?What have I done? What’s my fault now?What if I am the smallest of all available?What if I am but an invisible speck high? See the bright side, not dark and rank,I have got my children, my own natureAlways round and cute… Read More Pluto’s Lament
Ishq ke shole ko bhadakao ke kuch raat katedil ke angar ko dahakao ke kuch raat kate hijr mein milane shab-e-mah ke gham aaye haincharasazon ko bhi bulavao ke kuch raat kate koi jalta hi nahin koi pighalta hi nahinmom ban jaao pighal jao ki kuch raat kate chashm-o-rukhsar ke azagar ko jari rakhopyar ke… Read More Two Ghazals by Maqdoom Mohiuddin – Ishq ke shole ko bhadakao ke kuch raat kate