Shiv Kumar Batalvi

(23 July 1936 - 7 May 1973 / Punjab / British India)

Shiv Kumar Batalvi Poems

1. O Woe 3/26/2012
2. Pepper Leaves 3/26/2012
3. Leaflet 3/26/2012
4. Where Perfumed Rivers Flow 3/26/2012
5. Why Ask 3/26/2012
6. Vidhva Rut 3/26/2012
7. Sures De Marcia 3/26/2012
8. My Song 3/26/2012
9. The Accusation 3/26/2012
10. Pinch Of Separation 3/26/2012
11. You Left 3/26/2012
12. The Hawk 3/26/2012
13. Words 3/26/2012
14. Noble Father 3/26/2012
15. Turbaned On 3/26/2012
16. Separation,You Are King 3/26/2012
17. High Mountains 3/26/2012
18. Jindu De Baageen 3/26/2012
19. The Old House 3/26/2012
20. The Request 3/26/2012
21. Butterflies 3/26/2012
22. The Pan Of Sorrows 3/26/2012
23. The Night Of Sorrows 3/26/2012
24. Say Something 3/26/2012
25. The Poor Man 3/26/2012
26. To Be A Bird 3/26/2012
27. Listen Mother 3/26/2012
28. A Walk On A Moonlit Night 3/26/2012
29. A Borrowed Song 3/26/2012
30. Trees 3/26/2012
31. Umara De Sarvar 3/26/2012
32. Ishtehaar 3/26/2012
33. Separation 3/26/2012
34. Maen Kal Naheen Rahina 3/26/2012
35. My Friend 3/26/2012
36. Menu Vida Karo 3/26/2012
Best Poem of Shiv Kumar Batalvi

Menu Vida Karo

Bid me goodbye
Lord,
Bid me goodbye.
Gift me a warm tear,
Lay separation upon my palm,
And bid me goodbye.

Circle pain around my head,
With the sacred water of tears.
Then distribute this water
To every single lover in the world.
And Lord, if a dropp remains,
Gulp it yourself
And bid me goodbye.

Lord, at this time of farewell,
Let us declare the truth.
It is only if we give away pearls
That we receive separation.
Lord, now that this clay is bereft of separation
Set it free,
And bid me goodbye.

My mother died in my ...

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The Request

The sun that you stole
Was mine.
The house that you threw into darkness,
Was mine.

The sunshine that smiles in your home, is mine.
My life is bleak without it,
The odor of my grief is heavy on it,
It was mine yesterday and is mine today.

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