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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. Complete Urdu poetry of famous Urdu poet Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib in urdu text (deewan-ghalib by urduweb). Any urdu word can be searched in poetry. “Deewan-e-Ghalib” – a famous poetry collection by the greatest Urdu poet Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib. Ghalib, a classical Urdu and Persian poet, was one of.

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Even though he wrote in the 19th century, his thoughts are usually much easy to comprehend than some of the other popular Urdu poets. This is the very first poetry book in urdu what I read in my young age. Nov 20, Dawood Rizwan rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: It needed lot of 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!.

It is a book from heaven for those who love Urdu poetry. Its purely old school. There’s commentary on every verse by several poets including Ghalib too. Dec 21, Ravi Jha rated it it was amazing Shelves: I have not really read the whole Dewaan, but I loved whatever I read. Amongst the world’s great literary masterpieces–on a par with Shakespeare,Hafiz,Goethe,Pushkin.

Jan 14, Jibran rated it it was amazing Shelves: No bookshelf is complete without the works by this master. So being a big fan of the ghazal form and Jagjit Singh I deewan-e-fhalib to take up the entire Diwan-e-Ghalib and this was my first attempt at that. Is it only published in pocket size? Aug 19, Omar Farooq rated it liked it. Why the hell don’t people write so well, compose so well, and sing so well now?


His later ghazals are remarkably simple and precise ishq mujh ko nahi wehshat hi sahi. Its what we call pure Urdu. Understanding spoken Urdu is the next deewab-e-ghalib 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!

Ghalib today remains popular not only in India and Pakistan but also amongst diaspora communities around the world. Ghalib on himself in Devnagri deewwn-e-ghalib below is perhaps the best way to sum up this extraordinary poet: This collection is a sheer delight. He can convey a lot in merely two lines of poetry.

Jan 22, Rizwan Tufail rated it it was amazing.

Deewan E Ghalib

In the poet’s own words: Mind you, that does not mean that his poetry is simple! I keep a copy of it wherever I go to live. The great thing about Ghalib’s verses is that his ghazals feel very contemporary. A critical introduction to Ghalib’s work, chronology of important events in his life, and bibliography are also provided.

A must-read for anyone who loves good poetry. No one can be another Galib, the one that never fades with time. After all, he deewan-e-gjalib a poet in King Bahadur Shah Zafar’s court and you can imagine that the court would have some of the best poets of South Asia on royal stipend.


Picked it up again while browsing my bookshelf a few days back, re-read some sections and was reminded once again just how beautifully this man wrote! Dec 28, Sohail rated it it was amazing. Each line delivers different meaning deeewan-e-ghalib the reader.

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Jan 20, Bilal Hussain rated it it was amazing. Apr 25, harshv rated it it was amazing Shelves: This guy is a genius.

His expressions invoke multiple emotions in the reader. Dec 05, Ayush Tiwari rated it really liked it. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Peygamber efendimiz hicretin Each of the ghazals, 7 miscellaneous nazms, and 68 selected letters are presented in the original Urdu text, with a parallel translation in simple, lucid English, and a transliteration in Roman script for readers who are not familiar with Urdu in Persian script. Books by Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib. You will be disappointed if you are going to compare with modern poets.

Jul 22, Nadeem Arain rated it really liked it. Of course, I was already familiar with many of the ghazals since my school days.

Diwan e Ghalib / دیوانِ غالب by Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib

Jun 01, Usman Iqbal rated it really liked it. The Ghazals are written in Reekhta the then spoken Urdu language Oct 28, Sayam Asjad rated it it was amazing. The Romanticism with Deeqan-e-ghalib and with wine. His hard life, in having children.