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Best Urdu Poems

Below are the all-time best Urdu poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of urdu poems written by PoetrySoup members


Poetry in an Urdu Nutshell
Garage       
stacked high
scribbled stenos of
an automatic act
of little understanding or thought-------------
{tuhituhi}

visceral finality       
zero...

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Categories: poems, poetry, poets, self, truth, urdu,
Form: Nazm



I Need Your Help Daddy
I’m tired
I’m Physically and Emotionally tired
I don’t want to be the strong one anymore
I can’t this time
I don’t know what to do Daddy
I need your...

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Categories: urdu, absence, angst, cry, dad, death, depression,
Form: Elegy
Taj Mahal
Noor* of Taj Mahal, jeweled in red stone 
 death or love, tranquil oasis alone
 rich jasper and jade hanging on its walls
 in cold...

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Categories: urdu, beautiful, celebration, love, memorial day, memory,
Form: Sonnet
Zindagi
Shikayat Toh Sabhi Karte hai
Par shikayat karoge Kab Tak

Haqeeqat Ki Talaash To Sabko Hai
Par Haqeeqat Talaashoge Kab Tak

Jo Bhi Hai
Yehi Zindagi Hai Bas

Jilo Thoda Iseh
Zinda...

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Categories: urdu, faith, fear, freedom, hindi, inspirational, life,
Form: Salaam
We Lost More Than a Dad
We lost more than just a Dad that day
We lost half of how we came to be
We lost we four girls first love
We lost our...

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Categories: urdu, absence, angst, best friend, cancer, courage,
Form: Epic



Premium Member Cabochon
Of bud bossed delicate; in its aroma much will enfold!
The turbulence of youth; also the seasoned and the old.
Tetra pedes, cross pages, sober.. in black,...

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Categories: beauty, dedication, urdu,
Form: Rubaiyat
Sometimes in relationships
Sometimes in relationships our love defeats our lust, but sometimes not;
Sometimes in relationships our peace is kept by trust, but sometimes not.

Sometimes in relationships we,...

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Categories: introspection, love, relationship, urdu,
Form: Ghazal
Premium Member I Died in Her Teardrops
The Iraqi desert was blowing wind
The bullet tore into my heart
My Commander, she had but one arm
She pulled me to the ground
Holding me tight she...

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Categories: death, grief, leaving, military, spiritual, urdu,
Form: Light Verse
No One
Silent screams no one hears
Tired eyes filled with tears
Gut wrenching heartache no one feels
Emotions dark enough to kill
Mental exhaustion no one sees
Strong enough it hurts...

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Categories: confusion, depression, fear, life, sad, urdu,
Form: Rubaiyat
Words Whisperer
You’ve swallowed my misery, 
My old self, just by a smile;
By letting me feel the mountains move, 
You’ve freed me, just by a smile;
My twisted...

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Categories: urdu, hope, inspirational, life, love, people, social,
Form: Ghazal
Premium Member Shades
Night spills over the day like India ink from a well
bleeding into the deep crevasses of hill and dell
running into clear cold streams once shimmering,...

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Categories: fantasy, nature, urdu, autumn,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member The Dark
I hear outside my window the grey dove cry
As sun slides down the mountains, and I sigh
Watching night curtaining my city
Blotting streaks of violet from...

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Categories: angst, me, urdu,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member The Fatality
Before birth
I was the universe
All knowing, all embracing
Molecules of beauty in floating meditations
I was everywhere 

Then............
The darkness.........
The womb.......
I begot limbs and flesh
Imprisoned inside this human...

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Categories: beauty, grave, life, urdu, wisdom, universe,
Form: Free verse
God bursts everywhere
God bursts everywhere…
Smile of a child 
Twinkle of an eye
Surge of a wave
Silence of a grave
Bloom of a flower
Unseasonal showers
Kindness of the heart 
Purity of...

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© Afroze Ali  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: urdu, god,
Form: List
Embark
I try to reach profundity
but all around make fun of me
for living life with simpler goals
like learning and tranquility.

So now I'm leaving all I've got 
to...

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Categories: adventure, courage, freedom, urdu,
Form: Rubaiyat
Light of Day
Back rubs are given, pills have been handed out,
Patients settled, some won’t sleep, I have no doubt,
Fear paralyzing their being when darkness falls,
If they close...

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© Lee Ramage  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death, fear, urdu, death, death,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member Innocence
Long ago
a year or so
I received accolades a plenty
I won this, and I won that
I was on top of it all
I was almost the whole...

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Categories: urdu, 3rd grade, character, child, humor, humorous,
Form: Free verse
I Godda Be Someone and Soda you
   
I don't know
But I've been told
That I can't live
Without the fold
And I believe it
Because it's true
I can't be a me
Without a ewe
...

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Categories: business, urdu,
Form: Ghazal
I Must Go
---inspired by a story character of mine
------------------------------------------------------------------

Losing reality, losing my mind
I try to stay with you but I'm falling behind
This fate's going nowhere
I'm left hurting...

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Categories: angst, depression, love, sad, urdu, love,
Form: Rubaiyat
Nothing to Fear from the Dark
 
There is nothing to fear from the night.
It is just the sky lacking sunlight.
One side of the planet is away from the sun.
I hope...

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Categories: nature, places, urdu, night, night, planet,
Form: Rubaiyat
Dil
 Ek khilona jisay dil khty hain 
 Roz tootata hai 
 Phr kisi tooti hoi mala k motiyoon ki manid 
 Birkhrta ha 
...

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Categories: sad, urdu,
Form: Rhyme
Dashat
 Ek Dashat hai, hajoom e gam e zindagi hai 
 Atraf main phaili neeli ye sard mehri ha 
 Shauq ha qoza e chasam...

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Categories: urdu,
Form: Rhyme
A Night's Call

it is five a.m and his voice is a hymn i composed to honour my body. 
his history is now mine, and I have sewn...

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Categories: urdu, 10th grade, cute love, desire, high
Form: Free verse
I Miss You
When the moonlight in its fullest,
Is spreading over the night,
Your memory at this point,
Pains my heart dearly,
I miss you…
The stories of spring,
Of these past beautiful...

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Categories: urdu, lonely, lost love, love, pain, sad,
Form: Qasida
Tell Me
I'm lost hurt and angry
Why did you take his life
I want, No I need to know
Tell me, Tell me why
I deserve to know

Haven't you done...

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Categories: urdu, absence, anger, angst, betrayal, cancer, conflict,
Form: Munajat