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Qawwali Poems | Qawwali Examples

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A qawwali is a form Urdu poetry read along with devotional music and which is almost always dedicated to particular Sufi, but there is more to a qawwali. What is qawwali in poetry (complete definition)?


You, the Moon, the Sun and Me
Your face, your soul in me Your love, special memory in me Breath in me, life I offer thee Soul in me, spirit travels with thee Moon that covers thee, face I long to see Clouds mesmerizing me, colors of...Read More
Categories: for her,
Form: Qawwali



Lament For Shams
1. Shall I narrate you a tale or may be a thousand stories, Of a lost love and fervent devotion? Or chronicles of longing and separation? Mayhap I, relate both as you wish, open your eyes and give...Read More
Categories: best friend, blessing, care,
Form: Qawwali
Premium Member Admiration of Praises of Him--
Express I warm approval or admiration of, HIM We can’t praise HIM enough, burning is my emotions for HIM My body moves in HIS breath Admiration I applaud pay tribute to HIM Speaking to the surroundings, toward the skies...Read More
Categories: analogy, appreciation, dedication, deep,
Form: Qawwali
Premium Member Nakuja Kwa Wito Ninaendelea I Come I Praise--
Nakuja Kwa wito, NINAENDELEA – I COME I PRAISE-- I come To the calling I stand at this gathering I stand At my calling With lifted hands—praising I praise to the All Father My Father-God I come to the calling To the calling of my Lord I...Read More
Categories: caregiving, dedication, devotion, god,
Form: Qawwali
Premium Member Why- Am I Here Do You Need Me Lord Oh God--
Why Am I here do you Need me Lord The reason why we are here, Worship The reason why, we’re here, To give praise The reason why we’re here God DOESN’T need us Why Am I here do you Need me Lord Yet,...Read More
Categories: analogy, appreciation, celebration, dedication,
Form: Qawwali



Need You
your my everything all love bring love all you say and do i say too baby NEED YOU...Read More
Categories: angel, appreciation, sweet,
Form: Qawwali
Dancing With the Devil
Dancing with the Devil Hand we hand we danced the night away. For I was your queen... or so you had made it seem. But I knew the truth You had another lover. You gazed upon my body but...Read More
Categories: boyfriend, conflict, confusion, cry,
Form: Qawwali
Why Am I Here
Spelunking inside her mind, searching for the answer she cannot find. She keeps looking, draped in fear as she asks, why am I here? No one is guiding her path she only exists as an aftermath of two drifting, lost...Read More
Categories: heartbroken,
Form: Qawwali

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Definition | What is Qawwali in Poetry?