Aurat- a tribute: Ali Zafar pays homage to women

02:22 PM | 9 Mar, 2020
Aurat- a tribute: Ali Zafar pays homage to women
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LAHORE - Popular Pakistani star Ali Zafar has paid a rich tribute to women with his poem Aurat on International Women’s Day.

On Sunday (yesterday), Ali Zafar took to Instagram and shared a video wherein the singer could be seen playing the piano and reciting the lyrics of the poem Aurat.

Along with the video, Ali Zafar penned down as “Aurat- a tribute". #happywomansday #poetry #urdupoetry #aurat #woman.”

The poem lyrics are:

“Khilti huee subha ka, komal sa roop ho tum

Your beauty as soft as the morning glow;

Kabhi madham madham chandni, kabhi teekhi dhoop ho tum

Your light as soft as the subtle moonlight, as strong as the shining sun;

tum nahin mere saath, to meri haesiat kya hai

If you’re not with me, what am i capable of?

Batlao tumhaare ishq ki, ye kafiat kya hai?

Tell me of this condition when I am in love with you?

Ae aurat, tum be misl ho tumhein pohanche mera salam

O woman…there is no other like you, accept my humble praise for you;

Meri rooh tumhaari sultanat, mera dil hai tera ghulam

You’re the ruler of my spirit, my heart forever your slave."

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