Selected poetry of the popular poet in original urdu script with roman & devanagari transliteration and English meaning in poetic form. DIVAN-E GHALIB — GHAZAL INDEX *ghazals {} – {}*, ending in e and ī — part one *ghazals from ghazals {} – {} — *ghazals that end in e *. Diwan-e-Ghalib is a famous poetry book written by the famous Persian and Urdu poet Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib. It is a collection of the Ghazals of Ghalib.

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There are many other very good poets in the world It is said that Ghalib’s style of expression is something deewam-e-ghalib Understanding spoken Urdu is the next best thing this is the category I fall into and if you don’t, it is worth learning the language just to have Ghalib speak to you in his own words!

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Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Those early ghazals were written in a deliberate Persianised Urdu through which Ghalib wanted to make a statement about deewan-e-ghaljb complete command of the parent language. Urdu, is not a language in itself, it is the an ode to romanticize the thoughts with words. This collection is a sheer delight.

Difficult words are also explained quite comprehensively including multiple meanings and how they behave in synergy to evoke complex play of the words which is a hallmark of Ghalib. Dec 30, Kamran Khan rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Umar Nisar One of the best resources available online is by Frances Pritchett. This guy is a genius. Although most of his poetry surrounds beauty of women. Pages with related products. Oct 16, Asif rated it it was amazing. Jun 01, Usman Iqbal rated it really liked it.


I keep a copy of it wherever I go to live.

Divan-e Ghalib: Ghazal index

Jan 22, Rizwan Tufail rated it it was amazing. I read this years ago and have since been in complete awe dsewan-e-ghalib Ghalib.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. His honour title was Dabir-ul-Mulk, Najm-ud-Daula.

Lists with This Book. I always treasure this book to my home library and strongly recommend it. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Jan 14, Jibran rated it it was amazing Shelves: See and discover other deewane–ghalib Why the hell don’t people write so well, compose so well, and sing so well now?

Get to Know Us. I have been reading Mirza Ghalib since teenage years. In South Asia, he is considered to be one of the most popular and influential poets of the Urdu language.

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Those early ghazals were written in a deliberate Persianised Urdu through which Ghalib wanted to make a statement about his complete com I have been reading Mirza Ghalib since teenage years.

This is the very first poetry book in urdu what I read in my young age. Read for inspiration, insights, dard-e-dil or just to be amazed at the artistry of this master. The selection of words and phrases with the mixture of Urdu grammar is marvelous. Mind you, that does not mean that his poetry is simple!


Diwan e Ghalib / دیوانِ غالب

He is at present living in stains, Middlesex, U. His poetry is beyond words. Oct 28, Sayam Asjad rated it it was amazing. Reading him requires a certain mastery of the Urdu of the 19th century, for Ghalib’s style is characterised by an early difficult phase, tough to decipher on the level of language as well as thought.

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Amongst the world’s great literary masterpieces–on a par with Shakespeare,Hafiz,Goethe,Pushkin. I was 15 when Englsh read this book first time. Even though he wrote in the 19th century, his thoughts are usually much easy to comprehend than some of the other popular Urdu poets. It needed lot eglish efforts, reading them as they are the first time, then reading translations and then trying to understand whatever I can, but after doing this all I can say is this may be among the greatest thing ever written on this planet!.

Picked it up again while browsing my bookshelf a few days back, re-read some sections and was reminded once egnlish just how beautifully this man wrote! A critical introduction to Ghalib’s work, chronology of important events in his life, and bibliography are also provided.