Fleet

Jalwa gar hua tha wo falak k bich sai
Maine daikha tha faryadi ko

Ab sab taak Mai rehte hain
Kab ayega maujza koi
Maine dekha tha ajzi ko

Ghanchakar ban gaye hain sab
Shayad kisi ka takhayul houn jaise
Maine dekha tha dewangi ko

Shab e arzo chor bethe hum
Peer k aur mureed k
Maine dekha tha talab ko

Kabhi zamin mai samaa lagta hai
Kabhi asmaan mai
Maine dekha hai ab bhi
Atish e ishq ko
Bujhte hue aur jalte hue

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Power

Taaqat k dewata aj
Yun begane hue hain
Kapre noch liye hon jaise
Lekin jild utar pehne gai
In sab logon ki
Jo behangam nashe se bahir hain
Khaal utar pehne gai
Gharib ke jhulaste badan ki
Kisi yetim ki, kisi faqir ki
Kisi bebas ke zamir ki
Taaqat k dewata aj
Phir se thikane lage hain
Phir se begane hue hain
Aur hum
Matti k peshwa
Aise he dewane hue hain

Splendor in the Dark

Badalta mausam, charta suraj dekha
Tum ne mera ehsas na dekha
Dhalti shaam, gehri raat dekhi
Tum ne meri dil ki pyas na dekhi
Subh ka ujala, sawera dekha
Tum ne mere pe ayi tanhai ka basera na dekha
Lehren samandar ki, asmaani bijli dekhi
Tum ne mere wujud ki bujhi hui ragini na dekhi
Chaand ko dekha, suraj ko dekha
Tum ne mere takhayul pe aya garehan na dekha
Dhuwan dekha, wabal dekha
Tum ne mere dil ka malal na dekha
Maine tum ko dekha–tum ne mujhko dekha
Beech mai ayi waqt ki dewar ko na dekha

Adhe murawat mai mar gaye–
adhe malal mai
Kuch umr guzri bhagte bhagte,
Baqi intezaar mai
Subh K ujale se lekar-
Shaam ki tariki tak
Kuch ishq mai guzri
Baqi dil k wabal mai
Dhunde jo dost ajnabion mai-
Tau kuch ki dor kachi nikli
Kuch ki pukhta haal mai
Yunhi aksar hansi ajati hai–
Dunya K dasturon pe
Jo acha lage haram hai,
Lekin atki rooh hai halal mai
Main aksar doob si jaati hun
Kisi ajeeb se gehre jaal mai
Adhi zindagi murawat mai lipti hai
Baqi malal mai

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Tanhayon mai rehne ki adat hai
Zanjeerain sehne ki adat hai
Haqiqat hai ye-
K taqdeerain sehne ki adat hai
Jo pardon mai chupa hai
Dunya walon ko,
Us pardai he ko cheer daine ki adat hai
Jaam pee k humko isi liye–
Gehrai mai rehne ki adat hai
Wo pakeezgi dhunte hain
Phir humain jhinjorte hain
Lekin humko tau bebaaki mai reh kar–
Karwa zehar peenai ki adat hai
Jo gumnaam shehar abaad thai
Bas wahin tamashe ki adat hai
Khuda ko dekh lia hai humne
Tabhi tau usko yaar kehne ki adat hai
Majbur hogaye thai hum
Tabhi tau zinda ho K bhi,
Marjane ki adat hai
Roza’e ashqui pe jab bhi jana hua
Tau sulagne ki adat hai
Jab sab fanaa hota hai
Tau khush hone ki adat hai
Wo pathar ban gaye thai sab log
Tabhi gharib ko bebasi ki adat hai
Lagaam do, bus bohat hua!
Isi liye qaide aur asoolon ki adat pe
Majbur hone ki adat hai

Torpor

Khaali pari hun…Bedaagh si
Jism hai, par jaan nahi
Raat ke ujale mai
Pareshan si
Subh k andhere mai
Hairaan si
Khamoshi ka behangam sa shor
Aur apne he kinare lagi hun
Sheeshai ki kashish se mutasir
Khud se lipti khari hun
Dur jaon tau wehshat si hai
Paas ajaun tau dikkat si hai
Dubti shaam kai shahare mai
Khud mai hun
Bekhud si

Twister

Andhere k pichai bhagte bhagte
Roshni see itni dur agaye hain
K ab na andhera milta Hai
Na ujala
Jane do, gherai he tau hai
Gehrai ki khoj mai meelon dur
Kinaray pe he kharai reh gaye hain
K ab tau na aar milta hai
Na paar
Jane do, rait he tau hai
Aag see bachte bachte ab
Dhuain main gum gaye hain
K ab na rasta milta hai
Na therao
Jane do, wujud he tau hai
Khud ko dhundte dhundte
Ab aise awara hue
K na falak dikhta hai
Na abad
Jane do, fanaa he tau hai