Melody Meets Mysticism.

Jaihoon's poems

Jaihoon creates more than mere poetry. He crafts art with his mystic and melodious pen. He transports his readers to a world where divine bliss is the protagonist and spiritual worldviews steal the limelight.

Spring the First

- Mujeeb Jaihoon Kite-flying kids await the wind And farmers for the monsoon drops Majnun, for Laila to untie her ...
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Unyoked

In order to save the heart from death-blood, it is inevitable to unyoke from the comfort-shell of kinship and get ...
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Utterly. Insanely.

by Mujeeb Jaihoon Words slip Limits cross Rules break And then, Reason cries Insanity smiles Therefore, take heed O lovers ...
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Liberating the Love-Lava

by Mujeeb Jaihoon Bashful birds Restful rivers Cheerful children Delightful damsels Though these blessings color Life in full Without His ...
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And Beyond

You are my heart and its beat And beyond You are my eyes and its light And beyond You are ...
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Anchor your Ship in my Tears’ River

‘Lie upon lie do you maddened lot frame Walk at night and spend the day in dream Love’s ecstasy is ...
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Miraj: The Glory is in the Descend, not Ascend

‘This is the season of Love And gifts excite its winds’ blow Happiness call for rejoice Therefore serve us a ...
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The Rhyme & Chime of Rain

Weather withers Heart heats Thought trickles Intuition ignites Love LOLs Fantasy flutters Passion pricks Dream delights It rhymes And chimes ...
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re:CALL

Your booty is not found with the wise alone For, pearls maybe found on shores to you unknown Dive when ...
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Until…

- by Jaihoon I praised the Garden's glory Until I thought about the Rose I sang about Sky's spread Until ...
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The Scent of Civilization

Hands were unclean Dress had no shine Hygiene untouched Culture unknown Clouds of ignorance Heat of injustice Women given no ...
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Not a scar on Beloved’s House

by Jaihoon On the destruction of Makkah in Last days and the preservation of Madina It was the night of ...
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Curiosity in Love is Forgiven

by Jaihoon Reciting blessings upon the Beloved of GOD, especially when his name is mentioned, is a highly rewardable, though ...
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HIS Abode, My SourceCode

- by Jaihoon Asked he, Where in the world from you write Lines which as the sun shine bright Wherefrom ...
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The Merciful Tyrant

- by Jaihoon O the Merciful Tyrant I feel safer in the prison of Your fear Scared I’m of freedom ...
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Destination Madina of My Poetic Buraq

by Jaihoon. In response to a request to write a poem on Miraj O my comrade who unraveled The Book ...
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How could then his Lord NOT exist?

- by Jaihoon It is inevitable for Allah to exist as no one else could create a magnificent creation like ...
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Love: The Key & Plea to GOD

- by Jaihoon As I stood beside the River With the thought of now or never I realized it wasn't ...
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The Eternal Connection

- by Jaihoon Neither cables nor batteries Neither light nor aiwaves Even in my dead sleep YOU are a call ...
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The Carnival of my Solitary Market

- by Jaihoon O the sweetest song to sing O the greatest story to narrate O the most eloquent speech ...
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The Old Lady Merchant who Purchased Paradise

- by Jaihoon A tribute to my Spiritual Mother Lady Khadija (ra), the wife of Holy Prophet, and the first ...
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For The First Time

- by Jaihoon The joy of Nightingale had no limits When it saw Rose for the first time Moth had ...
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Justify my Worship

- by Jaihoon We have continued to worship the Lord from our early days. However, our personal reasons for doing ...
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Yes, in Muhammad is my belief

- by Jaihoon The only proof for our belief in the hereafter is that they were told by the Trustworthy ...
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LORD’s the Limit of Man

- by Jaihoon Humanity is in constant search for the ultimate to quench his unending thirst for the Perfect. Each ...
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Mim: My Weapon, My Slogan, My Revolution

- by Jaihoon Said the Nightingale, Garden is in vain Rose is my real gain Said the Night, Sky for ...
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Who then is your true ally? Asks Tombstone to the Corpse

- Jaihoon Said the Tombstone, "Welcome to the land of rest Welcome to home of insects Welcome to life other ...
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A Reason to Love

- Jaihoon The rose said, ‘I bloom for your joy I am like her, coy The nightingale said, I sing ...
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The Mirror for Truth

- Jaihoon “Once to the company of Al Ameen Approached a stranger in white unknown The companions too were present ...
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Freedom is the oxygen of the Intellectual

Freedom of Expression: Dream of Islam, shattered by Muslims Islam arrived on the world scene with the promise of freedom ...
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The Lighthouse of my Reason

- Jaihoon My Drink when I dry My Hope when I die Your love makes me fly Even stars seem ...
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Bless not, if You are not

The slave is not comfortable with the blessings if they are diverting his heart from the Giver O Saki Serve ...
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KNOW Thy Beloved [The Secret of Abu Bakr’s faith]

- Jaihoon I was torn between the both To know if Flame’s light incite Moth? Do whereabouts of the Beloved ...
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The Song of Broken Strings

- by Jaihoon Without love’s token, Heart’s strings broken How can I song compose- This pain where to emboss? The ...
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My Logic Prostrated Before His Love

by Jaihoon Love is an intense state of human emotion. Not all lovers can retain their logical reasoning during such ...
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Forgive me, only You can!

Confused Conceited Condemned O my Allah! Consider only You can Thoughts of such mine Distracted Diverted Divided O my Allah! ...
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A candle to kindle

One day my dear mentor gave me much scold Listening to his voice, tears in my eyes rolled I left ...
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To HIM Begin Your Walk

This is based on the Quranic verse where Allah guarantees his slaves "Remember Me and I Shall Remember you". The ...
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A Harvest with no grain

- Jaihoon O Tasbih! Ramadan has begun A week is about to pass since then The believers are busy in ...
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Why should I hide my love?

-Jaihoon Why should I hide- Be embarrassed as a bride? Why should I be quiet- Though my sins are quite? ...
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Pain becomes shy when you are nigh

O love of my soul O soul of my soul I have begun to love you again Relieved I am ...
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I am late, Your Mercy so early

You are right I am wrong I am always late Your mercy so early I am all evil You are ...
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That Night Ended ‘Medinized’

Love is an indivisible thing, be it related to earth or Heavens. True love is synonymous with Divine love. A ...
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Your Name is Enough

When I am fed up With this world And I look for joy Your name is enough When doomed in ...
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Mim is My Beloved, his name is My Business (A response to the organized campaigns against the Holy Prophet)

INTRO The trend of insulting Islam and abusing its religious symbols and personalities is on the rise, but that has ...
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My Beloved, Name his is Muhammad

Gardner asked the rose, ‘Whomto do you feel close?’ Said the rose bathed with dew Nightingale is my heart’s hue ...
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The Destined Love

When my heart is in the ecstacy of joy When from pain my heart in silence cry When I have ...
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His Nearness, our Paradise – Rabia Basri’s reply to Jaihoon

Rabia Basri is a well known lady saint who lived in the city of Basra, Iraq in the early stages ...
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Spring has not arrived since then

- Jaihoon O Tasbih! It has been long Like it has been ever You have not appeared Not in my ...
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God Exists…What about Man?

This poem by Jaihoon is based on the question of existence of God and explained in a note of Allama ...
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I have come upto you

A poem written sitting in Masjid Al Nabawi to gift the Holy Prophet, sallallahu alaihi wa sallam. It was later ...
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O Nizamuddin! Like you had I been!

- Jaihoon As I turned the pages on the life of Sage of Delhi His high station with the Lord ...
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His city, the hive of joy

O the Abode of God To away go is hard Millions encircle you Earth’s core are you Believers desire are ...
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The Secret of 6-Days Creation

This poem is inspired from a talk with an elederly friend, known since many years, whom the poet met in ...
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Your Love is my Nature

You are the hive Beauty in you stored You are sky Mercy in your clouds You are the Sun Light ...
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One Madina’s Lover enough to Charm Houris 70 or more

Last night when Tasbih approached I Asked she about the light In my eye “Your cheeks with love Are red ...
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Love… all my love!

O beloved of God! O treasure of the world! O the heart of whom is purer than gold “Mercy for ...
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Rein of the Merciful Sultan

Jaihoon O Most Loved- By Most Loving You are my desire In solitary cold, my fire You are my own ...
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O Love of all my love!

O love of all my love! I saw the smile of flowers I saw the charm of moon I saw ...
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About Madina I am crazy !

When rises the Sun of Madina In my heart, At once sets The glory of my intellect's fort. My eyes ...
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A crazy poet bred on the sands of Madina

O Rasool! From you I learnt the meaning of love Without you, I'd be worst- Than the wildest beast You ...
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I thought of you

- Jaihoon I thought of you My pains vanished Wounds healed Heart smiled I thought of you Scattered beads Enjoined ...
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A Silent wail for Heavenly Love

- Jaihoon “Silence is victory”, Said Your Beloved If so, I wail silently For his Love Heavenly Each day flies ...
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I saw a light…

by Jaihoon Few days back I had my luck A noble light I saw As with pink does the horizon ...
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A barter deal with God

One night in prayer a man cried to God As the burden of sins he couldn’t afford “Ya Rabb! You ...
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Love is an Ocean Deep

Ya Rabb! No, To love you so dear I haven't Seen you near No, To believe You in fear I ...
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O Who Is Never Fed up!

-Jaihoon In answering my calls, In fulfilling my dreams, In forgiving my sins, In providing food and drinks, In blessing ...
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I believe in the mirror of love

- Jaihoon O the love of my soul O the axis of my heart O love of my love You ...
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Another paradise for the lovers

- Jaihoon Love me as much Love me as such As if we became the hive For bees who for ...
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His Mercy

- Jaihoon O son! In your life you saw The love mothers show Imagine the mercy of Ar-Rahman Which is ...
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Mim, the teacher of all

- Jaihoon To bow to your Lord To cry in sujud To smile in gratitude To hope in solitude To ...
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Madina : Motherland of Love

The ones we remember in the most joyful and painful times are those who are the most dearest to us ...
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Unfound

- Jaihoon I have heard… In deserts are found mirage In clouds are found rains In paradise are found hoors ...
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I have heard much about YOUR MERCY!

There is the sky, But where are the clouds? Trials make me sigh When YOUR help is not nigh. I ...
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The angels belittled me: ‘Oh a man he is!’

The Mercy of Most Merciful crowned him He asked for a few pieces of gold, A handful of wealth was ...
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Like a Tasbih

As I close my eyes, She appears with a smile even before sleep arrives. She is the wodhu for my ...
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A Prayer!

Ya Rahman ! Ya Raheem ! O My Loving Lord ! You've fondled me with your Mercy . . ...
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In the bazaar of Love . . .

In search of a drop, I found an ocean! Looking for an angel, I was blessed with a human, Alive, ...
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My Rosary is breaking!

One bead after another My Rosary is breaking Star by Star My sky is shattering. How terrible is the wound ...
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The gift from Almighty !

How blessed you are by the creator ! How lucky you are : the occasion you were born . ...
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The Dream-like Prize!

by Jaihoon O Elegant Flame of my wax-like heart! For a while beside me you sit. Already I am hurt ...
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Madina is…

Madina is... Where voice goes low When hands and legs become still And heart jumping with joy Madina is Where ...
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Paradise is where Beloved is

To Tasbih asked I once a thing I’d not get it even from a king “Tell me why is Rawdha ...
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‘Coz Mustafa Said So!

Iblis asked me in a dream A question to me strange seem Why in God do you believe? How do ...
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Calling Him is half the solution

O people of the world! Calling Him is half the solution. Men of God Has seldom told A truth old ...
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Muhammad came, World became

The Creator chose Mim Sallallahu alaihi wa sallam To inaugurate his ‘kun’ Mustafa into the world arrived ‘Fa Yakun’ has ...
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O Soul! Don’t you remember?

O Soul Don’t you remember? Recall those days? When in Harem you roamed The House and the Stone Safa and ...
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A Sweet Revenge Between two lovers of God

O Friend Lovers always secrecy choose Beloved alone their love knows Love is not to be in loose talked Diamonds ...
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Vent of an Uprooted Tent

by Jaihoon What happened all these days Whomto had I turned my face Why did I drink from cup else ...
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Jibreel Stops a Lover at Madina’s Gate

by Jaihoon Part I Question My caravan was passing to Madina After completing the rites at Mecca All in the ...
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My Wine’s Still From Madina’s Grapevine

Addressed to those dismayed with Jaihoon’s change in style Last night an argument Unfolded at the tavern Their faces away ...
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Sweet Seller in Paradise

I asked sheikh the wisdom why- In ways more than one we pray? Some on the waist, Others on the ...
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Without ‘calling’, I have been calling upon You!

These days when I call upon You I realize- Moments I haven’t called You Are but less! When have I ...
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Love-smitten, Paradise too little to desire

I Last night sheikh shared with me a secret From then did I learn my life was sacred I realized ...
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Nail in my heart the Green Dome’s picture

You endear your beloved than any- Than Jibreel, than Arsh... Ah! Not all hearts are blessed Not all can have ...
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His Friends: Between Two Lies

The man on the street shall not easily find Hard is to hunt for those whom He befriend Pearls lie ...
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Closer to soul

One night while I sat for rest And settled at heart was life's dust As I stretched my legs to ...
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Paradise comes second

- Jaihoon The light of Ahmed when created The ray of love in cosmos was emitted The world came to ...
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A Tale of Two Lights

- Jaihoon "One midnight as I looked through the window A strange light did my attention draw It shone like ...
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Jaihoon’s Poetic Bowl

- Jaihoon O reader! Take it from this little soul A drop from Jaihoon's poetic bowl A slave once cried ...
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The Cure and Sickness of Love

- Jaihoon One afternoon while in a state of sujud I asked my Merciful God, 'Why the world hereafter have ...
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Lovers’ Tears Precious than Paradise’ Rivers

O Tasbih! The joy and pain of His lovers are shown Only to the One who in their hearts rein ...
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Dead or Alive: You alone tell me

- Jaihoon Without Your remembrance Without Your Beloved’s love Am I dead or alive You alone tell me I asked ...
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Striking Stones of Spirit to emit His Fire

- Jaihoon “Life means a passionate burning, an urge to make, To cast in the dead clay the seed of ...
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A heart gone blind with His Beloved

- Jaihoon My soulful Tasbih once narrated A dream that to me much mattered- “Last night in a dream A ...
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Why Unlettered?

- Jaihoon It is in the tradition of love To the Beloved much praise give A hundred names or more ...
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Lost in Him

One cold night after my prayer I looked at the face my Tasbih dear I asked "In what thoughts are ...
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A Noble Message for the Love-less Age

My heart beats with a noble message Filled with love, 'Tis meant for this 'love-less age' I care not if ...
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To live in Paradise for years

O Mighty Lord of Man and jinn True it is we day and night sin Our worldly greed knows no ...
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Cry of a Shameless Slave

It is a commonly accepted fact, (That) there are limits for favors to ask Relations with others are bound By ...
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Not Anymore!

Everything in life has a limit The climb has to stop at mount's summit Tasbih! I have cried enough, Now ...
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How much? The Beloved much!

O Allah! You have given me treasures full And my thanks for them is no more than nil For what ...
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A Believer lives like ship ‘on’ the water

May I relate a wonderful incident- There lived in a town a Him-fearing merchant A man came running from another ...
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A rose-red for every tear shed!

The rose to the nightingale once complained "Why do I cry when my heart is a little strained?" I can ...
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No Perfection for Love but after death

Leila insists that he looks at none besides her Majnun complains 'Why I see nothing besides her'? Love steals the ...
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A Corner in Paradise

One night in solitude I sat in prayer I sent a gift of praise for Him to hear I praised ...
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Pain, Envy and Pride : The web of love

Ya Rabb! I cannot but express my thought When in such web of love I am caught They say everything ...
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Why Lovers pretend silence?

One day around the Full Moon Gathered the Stars in a Blessed Town Each time he uttered a word It ...
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How sweet His Fear!

O Tasbih! How sweet His Fear Have you been granted my dear? Even in the words that to me you ...
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Thirst is as tasty as water too

O Allah! May I reveal a hidden truth Make it not a cause for your wrath I disclose it for ...
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Why make me cry?

Last night she made me in love's pain cry When I heard her tale of plead to the Most High ...
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Now what about will you write?

They challenged, "Until now, the field of life was your own You solely chose which seeds to be grown You ...
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30 Days, Hundred times

For the past few days thirty or so Angels moving around have begun to say The case of these humans ...
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That which He Gives

Last afternoon during a chat I raised her a question sweet She responded at an instant pace That left me ...
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A Kite rises in love, not falls

Many hold the wrong view- That Lovers fall in love But what is the case of a kite Pulled by ...
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A Dua as strange as its reply

My days were passing quite harsh The system had my head and heart crush My heart from love was so ...
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Angels wait to write

On earth and heavens has He assigned Angels who at His service are inclined Each group has their own duty ...
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A gift to win your Love

O dear! Here I am to win your love Not sure of the question of why or how. I have ...
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Do you write in Solitude?

My sweet beloved asked me last night 'Is it in solitude that you like to write?" I smiled seeing the ...
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Before meeting the Beloved

O heart! 'Tis true that you are soon about to meet The Beloved who turned even candy more sweet There ...
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Don’t leave me in the dark!

- Jaihoon O dear flame. Don't leave me in the dark For the devil's forces upon me to stalk I ...
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Stars on the way to Harem

O Tasbih! Look at the sky Where He placed the stars high They are stationed there With a purpose for ...
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O Angels! Give way to Man

Allah has created you To obey His Commands You are creatures of light Endowed with power and might You remember ...
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Familiarity : Poison for Affinity

-Jaihoon An eager stranger asked me yesterday Your friend and mentor do you meet everyday? I did not wait for ...
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Jealous, but zealous!

by Jaihoon O Tasbih! I have seen nothing but good in you In His Fear I have seen you melting ...
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One pain, a thousand joy!

Walking across the bazaar one day A bystander asked me the reason why- 'May days had passed since- You have ...
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No Shame and Him you blame?

- Jaihoon The other day my treasured friend I eagerly approached To relate a news which my ears had just ...
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Your Dream in My Sleep!

-Jaihoon Talking I was one day With my Him-Loving friend When in between the discourse I listened to a comment ...
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Passed a judgment, failed by sentiment

Destiny often offers us opposing positions. Sometimes that of a Singing Nightingale, sometimes of Silent Rose. Occasionally we become a ...
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I trusted You … and Still do!

- Jaihoon O My Allah! All these years I trusted You, And still do! My dream will surely come true, ...
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His Lovers like in plenty!

O my lil'-learned friend! Who made Jaihoon in humility bend Answer me in words sweet and few- Why melts my ...
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My Pretext for Paradise

Hours and hours in solitude pass by Nothing around can rejoice my heart dry The nonsensical noise that we fondly ...
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Why Earth is seen with envy?

There's something about Your Beloved's name That makes my restless soul Lose its bodily tame The very sound of it ...
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In search of Him-Arousing Honey

- Jaihoon Ever since when, O Jaihoon Did this death-in-life happen? Your touching words used to make others cry But ...
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A bubble in the storm

O my heart! Why are you sighing like a bubble In midst of a merciless cyclone? What is that you ...
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Henna of a HIM-Aligned Heart

Why do you keep losing things O the Dove blessed with noble wings What keeps your mind so occupied Your ...
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I remember, Madina’s mimber

One fine day in the morning Against the sun when I did face My heart full of courage Ready for ...
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Never Believe His Lovers

- Jaihoon This liar may not be any real worth Yet, O His Fear-veiled friend, May I unveil to you ...
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My Vice Questions and Your Wise Response

'O my Him!' I shall not ask You why The reason for this delay 'O my Him!' I shall not ...
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An advice, though not so wise

"O Ambitious Friend! If your wise head shall not feel bad, May I tell you few words to make your ...
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Who else is so loved, followed and remembered?

What value would my life have If for Mustafa my heart doesn't carve? What bliss would raise my humble deed ...
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I call YOU with so sweet a name

Ya Samee'! Do You not hear the sound Of the tears dropping on the ground? Ya Baseer! Do You not ...
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A Plea for Dua

by Jaihoon Ever since from my prized Dream did I awake I beg Lord that you from me He does ...
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My Sincere Mirror

O Dream-Dear, A truth may I slowly reveal, His Fear In your heart is sans any veil A friend to ...
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“What are you writing so much?”

One late night when in solitude I sat with the pen A wise counsel from a friend did in memory ...
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Ya Rabbana, Tumhaari Rehmat ka kya kehna

- Jaihoon Ya Rabbana! Ya Rabbana! Tumhaari Rehmat ka kya kehna! My own sins do I openly blame For Making ...
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Body hears Mim, Soul swings mmm !

by Jaihoon My body heard the letter M My soul swings in the air mmm... O Heaven's Beloved! Your evergreen ...
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Your Love Makes Me Faint

by Jaihoon O Praised One By the One and Only One. With the message of Iqra' Lord chose you as ...
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When YOU hear my prayer !

Then... Oh Lord! You know well Very very well What in my heart was then And what in my heart ...
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A tale without head and tail

Let Jaihoon tell you a tale Of a crazy nightingale For many it'd be without head and tail But for ...
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Why go away?

- Jaihoon Why go away, My indifferent friend Never I am to you Of hardly any offend. I shall consent ...
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Didn’t You like my tears, my prayers ?

by Jaihoon What is so gone wrong? What seemed little, now seems long… Did You not accept his prayers? Did ...
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Cry, cry, cry

by Jaihoon 'Cry, cry and cry Ah! your Lord is indeed seeing you cry!' So many roses are coming in ...
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Forgiven

by Jaihoon Oh! This hypocrite is forgiven By the one To whom pain he'd given. For a sinner of his ...
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