Tag Archives: Hindi Poems on Emptiness

दो अनुभूतियाँ: अटल जी की मानव मनोदशा पर कविताएँ

दो अनुभूतियाँ: अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी

In most human endeavors, there are ups and downs. But in the field of politics, downswings can be brutal and up-swings full of elation and optimism. Two poems of Atal Ji reflect beautifully on this roller coaster. First one appears to have been written in a phase of disillusionment and dejection when the poet’s heart says, “I won’t sing any …

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अपने ही मन से कुछ बोलें: अटल की आत्म चिंतन कविता

अपने ही मन से कुछ बोलें - अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी

Atal Jis poems have special significance. He was leader of a country of one billion people; a seasoned politician who would have seen all that is to be seen on this earth. It is admirable that he retained the sensitivity of heart as a poet too, a member of the rare breed of philosopher kings. I was specially moved by …

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मैं तो झोंका हूँ हवा का: कुमार विश्वास

मैं तो झोंका हूँ हवा का उड़ा ले जाऊँगा: कुमार विश्वास

मैं तो झोंका हूँ हवा का: कुमार विश्वास – Vishwas was born on 10 February 1970 in a middle class family in the town of Pilkhuwa in Uttar Pradesh, where he studied at Lala Ganga Sahay School. His father, Chandra Pal Sharma, was a lecturer at R.S.S. Degree College in Pilkhuwa and his mother, Rama Sharma, was a housewife. Vishwas …

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माँ तो माँ होती है: मातृ दिवस पर कविता

माँ तो माँ होती है - ओम प्रकाश बजाज

मातृ दिवस माता को सम्मान देने के लिए मनाया जाता है। एक मां का आँचल अपनी संतान के लिए कभी छोटा नहीं पड़ता। माँ का प्रेम अपनी संतान के लिए इतना गहरा और अटूट होता है कि माँ अपने बच्चे की खुशी के लिए सारी दुनिया से लड़ लेती है। एक मां का हमारे जीवन में बहुत बड़ा महत्व है, …

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साल आया है नया: हुल्लड़ मुरादाबादी की हास्य कविता

साल आया है नया - हुल्लड़ मुरादाबादी

Hullad Moradabadi (29 May 1942 – 12 July 2014) was an Indian poet, humorist and satirist of Hindi language. He had authored several Hindi books including Itni uchi mat chodo, kya karegi chandni, Ye ander ki bat hai, Triveni and Hullad ka Hullad. He was a poet of Hindi Kavi sammelan. Born in Gujranwala, now in Pakistan as Susheel Kumar …

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अम्बर की एक पाक सुराही: अमृता प्रीतम

Amrita Pritam

Here is a nice poem of Amrita Pritam based upon which a lovely song was composed for film Kadambari (1975) that was sung by Asha Bhonsle. The song differs significantly from the actual poem below. This had to be done to bring the lines into meter. The last stanza we hear in the song is not there in the poem …

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स्नेह निर्झर बह गया है: सूर्यकांत त्रिपाठी ‘निराला’

स्नेह निर्झर बह गया है: सूर्यकांत त्रिपाठी ‘निराला’

Love is the essence. As retreating water leaves the sand dry, so does lost love leave a person drained and lifeless. Here is a beautiful expression by Suryakant Tripathi Nirala. स्नेह निर्झर बह गया है: सूर्यकांत त्रिपाठी ‘निराला’ स्नेह निर्झर बह गया है, रेत सा तन रह गया है। आम की यह डाल जो सूखी दिखी‚ कह रही है – अब …

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मानवता और धर्मयुद्ध (रश्मिरथी): रामधारी सिंह दिनकर

मानवता और धर्मयुद्ध (रश्मिरथी) - रामधारी सिंह दिनकर

Here is a gem taken from the all-time classic “Rashmirathi”. Dinkar Ji abhors the animal instincts that linger just under the surface of humanity. He abhors the glorification of war by the society. No right thinking human being would want the death and destruction that invariably occurs in a war, but still at times war gets all out support from societies. …

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कैसे भेंट तुम्हारी ले लूँ: बच्चन जी की निराश प्रेम कविता

Harivansh Rai Bachchan's Poem about Love & Frustration तब रोक न पाया मैं आँसू

Love requires great deal of efforts and full involvement. It exhausts the lovers. Then if one has to go through the whole process again! It is very difficult to revisit the old lanes and by lanes of love. कैसे भेंट तुम्हारी ले लूँ: हरिवंश राय बच्चन कैसे भेंट तुम्हारी ले लूँ क्या तुम लाई हो चितवन में, क्या तुम लाई हो …

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जीवन कट गया: जीवन से रची बसी नीरज की कविता

Gopal Das Neeraj

A life ends, just like millions of lives end. Nothing very important from a wider perspective. One can analyze all one wants, but the basic fact remains that one life ended just as millions do. A lovely poem by Neeraj. जीवन कट गया: गोपाल दास नीरज जीवन कटना था, कट गया अच्छा कटा, बुरा कटा यह तुम जानो मैं तो यह …

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