Lets get together to read, explore and spread the beauty, love, mystic and spirituality expressed in Hindi, Urdu and Sufi Poems and Literature. 

What better way to learn and explore a language than Poetry and Literature ? The topics can be chosen together by members and coordinator. 

You do not have to be a poet, a writer, or even very knowledgeable about poetry. All are welcome. 

Some snippets of Poems for your consideration -

Poem by Dushyant Kumar (Hindi)

हो गई है पीर पर्वत-सी पिघलनी चाहिए,
इस हिमालय से कोई गंगा निकलनी चाहिए।

आज यह दीवार, परदों की तरह हिलने लगी,
शर्त लेकिन थी कि ये बुनियाद हिलनी चाहिए।

Bhagavad Gita (Sanskrit) -

यदा यदा हि धर्मस्य ग्लानिर्भवति भारत ।
अभ्युत्थानमधर्मस्य तदात्मानं सृजाम्यहम् ॥४-७॥

परित्राणाय साधूनां विनाशाय च दुष्कृताम् ।
धर्मसंस्थापनार्थाय सम्भवामि युगे युगे ॥४-८॥

Mirza Galib (Urdu) -

हैं और भी दुनिया में सुख़नवर बोहोत अच्छे

कहते हैं के ग़ालिब का है अंदाज़-ए-बयाँ और

Rumi -

"Out beyond ideas of wrong-doing,

and right-doing, 

there is a field. 

I’ll meet you there."

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