Bhram
din bhar ek kolaahal ke saadh
us ha(n)see ke Thahaakon ke beech
jindaa rahane kee vo jujutsaa
saamaany dikhane kaa vo saphal prayaas
dam toḌ detaa hai
raat kee aahaT par
jab gherataa hai
vahee kuhaa(n)saa ghanaghor andheraa
aur gir paḌatee hai
paanee kee do boo(n)den
mere hee gaalon par
hameshaa kee tarah ...
- Arif Khan
Arif Khan
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chikane lambe kesh
kaalee chamakeelee aa(n)khen
khilate hue phool ke jaisaa rang shareer kaa
phoolon hee jaisee sugandh shareer kee
samayon ke antaraal cheeratee hooee
adheerataa ichchhaa kee
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'jabaḌe jeebh aur daa(n)t'
Bhawaniprasad Mishra


jabaḌe jeebh aur daa(n)t dil chhaatee aur aa(n)t
aur haath paa(n)v aur a(n)guliyaa(n) aur naak
aur aa(n)kh aur aa(n)kh kee putaliyaa(n)
tumhaaraa sab-kuchh jaa(n)chakar dekh liyaa gayaa hai
aur tum ja(n)ch naheen rahe ho
logon ko lagataa hai
jeevan jitanaa
nachaanaa chaahataa hai tumhen
tum utane nach naheen rahe ho

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'Kuchh Naheen Hilaa Us din'
Bhawaniprasad Mishra


kuchh naheen hilaa us din
n pal n prahar n din n raat

sab nikShchal khaḌe rahe
taakate hooe aspataal ke parade
aur daravaaje aur khiḌakeeyaa(n)
aur aatee-jaatee laḌakiyaa(n)
jinhe main sisTar naheen kahanaa chaahataa thaa
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