Apr. 18th, 2010
Faiz Ahmed Faiz was an Urdu poet (Indian and then Pakistani). A leading member of the Progressive Writer’s Association in the pre-Independence days, he Faiz gave a new spin to
I post here two short excerpts from his verses. I could not find image files so I am posting tranliterations for now. I will upload the Urdu version if I am able to find scripts I know how to use. Pointers to less grittier translations are welcome. I will upload audio files in the next couple of days though.
( Seher/ Dawn )
( Mujhse Pehli Si Mohabbat/ Don’t ask me for that love we once had) )