• Love Distance

    Love Distance

    On maintaining safe distance in love.
  • Except the Heart

    Except the Heart

    Mujeeb Jaihoon writes on the pervasive ubiquity of Love, save in its rightful place
  • Children: Their Cry and Chuckle

    Children: Their Cry and Chuckle

    A nursery song by Jaihoon about the cry and chuckle of little ones.
  • eMojical Love

    eMojical Love

    The vengeance of neglected Love and Tears
  • Win My Face Within

    Win My Face Within

    Where else would the lover be found except in the heart of the beloved?
  • Wrinkle-free Love

    An ode to age-free love
  • Love, the 13th 💍

    Love, the 13th 💍

    A poem celebrating 13 years of love and luck
  • Love: A Life so Lifeless

    Love: A Life so Lifeless

    The tale of Love / Is the fail of laugh / A state so restless / A life so lifeless
  • Your love for me is like a prayer

    Your love for me is like a prayer

    Love is like a prayer, or even more
  • Thy name is Love!

    Thy name is Love!

    Portion of Magic Passion of Mind Poison of Body. Ah! Thy name is Love!
  • Love Loquacious

    Love Loquacious

    I’m a tongue on my own My speech is for all one When I appear on the lips Language elsewhere runs
  • The Self has no place in Love

    The Self has no place in Love

    The Self has no place in Love On selfish soil its seed’s forbidden to sow Every precious thing in life has a price to be paid Love, the greatest, demands …
  • A Love-Note

    A Love-Note

    Your love, most precious, No other dish, so delicious This life, too less, My love, to you confess Since I drank from your river, Healed I am of my solitary …
  • A Distant Bosom

    A Distant Bosom

    Each finds its abode near Close-by for each other to hear But O my restless heart Why beat you in a distant bosom?
  • For Her Patient Love

    For Her Patient Love

    Realized I not your affection Inflicted upon you the solitary affliction You kept open your eyes in longing For my single glimpse you kept staring Yet, I threw upon you …
  • Forbidden Promises

    Forbidden Promises

    To escape from one Rose I ran into thousand thorns To keep a single oath I belied a hundred truths I swore to not swear at all Loyalty to her …
  • If you saw me, you have seen her too

    If you saw me, you have seen her too

    One day to my heart made I an appeal, ‘Tell me about the one you did conceal. It replied...
  • A Sin to Count Love

    A Sin to Count Love

    Only a thing which ends has numbers Love, but, burns ever without embers Love began before we were ‘being’ It extends even after we go ‘un-being’
  • Love is such a thing

    Love is such a thing

    Lovers are ready to suffer and sacrifice anything and everything for their loved ones. This makes love the rarest of all feelings on earth
  • Innovation in Expression: The Fuel of Love’s fire

    Innovation in Expression: The Fuel of Love’s fire

    Love, like other affairs of life, requires creativity from the part of the lover. Only way to preserve love in its youth is to innovate the ways in which it …
  • Love: The Wine Jar of Jealousy

    Love: The Wine Jar of Jealousy

    Love is a jar filled with jealous wine/Who consumes it shouts “You are only mine”/The beloved has no other self/As if she is locked inside his shelf
  • Bind us with Your Bond

    Bind us with Your Bond

    Ya Rabb! These little hands to You I raise/Let others mention our Affinity with much praise/We ask You with our head on ground/Ya Allah! Bind us together with Your bond!
  • How could I love you not?

    How could I love you not?

    Oh! I ask again and again / But no answer could I gain- How could I love you not?
  • And then when I am no more

    Have you thought of that solitary day-/When close to you shall I not stay?/Have you thought of that hour-/Not a word from me you’ll hear?Have you thought of that moment-/When …
  • Is it not called?

    Is it not called?

    Is it not called/What cannot be told/Is it not called/Which cannot be sold
  • From my angle, you are more than an angel

    From my angle, you are more than an angel

    What you think is the fault of my eye/Is indeed my love for which fairies vie
  • Resurrecting the Dormant

    Resurrecting the Dormant

    Let your love be not told/The whole of it you withhold/I sang not with the intent/To resurrect the dormant
  • Brevity Kills the Soul of Love

    Brevity Kills the Soul of Love

    On the popular trend of expressing love in short messages.
  • Live OR Love & Die

    Live OR Love & Die

    Qays tells the poet that true love is a matter of extreme magnitude which ultimately consumes the life of the lover. He equates moderate love to a hypocritical attitude on …
  • I Lured Shirin, You killed Farhad

    I Lured Shirin, You killed Farhad

    On the pathway of Life met/Strangers two who alike felt/ Never before had they seen/To know each other they’re keen
  • Sweet Love, Bitter death!

    Sweet Love, Bitter death!

    We all fear death. But more fearsome for some of us is the absence of our dear ones
  • O Lover! Why be the Convict and Victim too?

    O Lover! Why be the Convict and Victim too?

    Why yearn for this pain/Why jump before this train/Why lose sleep Why fall this steep / Why dig your grave /Why be so foolishly brave
  • In joy we meet, in cry we part

    In joy we meet, in cry we part

    The pain of separation to bear is really hard Even the best of joy keeps us in a state sad Therefore pay real heed to what Prophet did say So …
  • I would have loved you most, IF…

    I would have loved you most, IF…

    I would have loved you most... If you could stop me die And hold me to cheeks nigh I would have loved you most If you would with me play …
  • Khayaal-e-dildaar

    Khayaal-e-dildaar

    Har roz banaati hai woh shehd si baat / Ke khayaal hamaara hai unko din-o-raat...
  • My Heart without you, O Love-cheeked one

    My Heart without you, O Love-cheeked one

    Time at me fun pokes, Solitude stone throws Without you beside, A madman am I let loose O love-cheeked one! Joyless, Lifeless, Without you, ‘I’ am less.
  • Khwaab ke janaab..

    Khwaab ke janaab..

    Sabr hamaare paas bilkul hai, Lekin mere khwaab Ke janaab Socha bhi hai aap ne kabhi Yeh intizaar kitna mushkil hai?
  • Once gone, would you not return?

    Once gone, would you not return?

    When you are no more in my sight It seems the day is held captive by night (yet I feel that) The grand sky above In Blue and White Is …
  • FORGET it

    FORGET it

    I held the pillow close to heart / I held my breath / But forget it
  • Love Unlimited

    Love Unlimited

    My heart for you bleeds with compassion / My veins dance in the rain of your passion / Love is indeed a blessed thing / It makes a beggar feel …
  • O my love, O my Foe

    O my love, O my Foe

    Were you the one / Who blessed me with love? / Are you the one / Who such agony give?
  • The Pain-Price of Love

    The Pain-Price of Love

    With her thoughts his heart is a bleeding rose / Without her it becomes a thorny desert cactus
  • The same old wine

    The same old wine

    The nightingale will naturally return Where the Rose is that makes him yearn The atom shall revolve around the nucleus Pulled by a force more than a hundred horses
  • Distance in Love

    Distance in Love

    It is as if the heart is making use of the eyes bringing tears to explain its pain to us.
  • Such is your smile

    Such is your smile

    How much to thank The Lord in return. O Tasbih! Such is your smile That set my heart on His fire
  • Ask anyone but me

    Ask anyone but me

    Ask my eyes about the flood of tears Never before has it cried such for years Ask my heart how faintly it beat It could not bear your coming so …
  • Why Love me so much?

    Why Love me so much?

    If I fail to give you the same in return I fear His Justice will bring the hell-burn O Tasbih! Pray to your Merciful Rabb Like yours, may my heart …
  • I wonder how lovers have time to fight?

    I wonder how lovers have time to fight?

    You can shed your human tears later too But love has earthly moments but a few I wonder how lovers have time to fight Do they forget the moment of …
  • Teach me ABC of patience

    Teach me ABC of patience

    Is my love for you the sole reason why / Time is passing so slowly as moon in the sky? / Should I think of you with a lovely-hate? / …
  • I stopped

    I stopped

    I stopped thinking of you more often For the fear of forgetting my own self I stopped talking to you every day For the fear of losing my speech
  • What does a dream cost you?

    What does a dream cost you?

    What does it cost him to travel in a dream? What to ask so much from this world's merciless system? No need to pass through the man-made blockade No need …
  • Leila’s cry from the desert of love

    Leila’s cry from the desert of love

    "At all times I secretly beg to my Merciful Him Ya Rabb! When in my sight will Majnun appear to coolness bring?"
  • To smile or cry?

    To smile or cry?

    O Allah! Count me not among those Who give not thanks as Your Mercy flows Let every drop of Jaihoon to You say thanks So that he falls among those …
  • Ek Gul Jo Jalaaye Hoor Ko…

    Ek Gul Jo Jalaaye Hoor Ko…

    The Guide I searched for day and night Such a Gem never fell into my hands The Cup-bearer whom I saw in a dream Never did I see such a …
  • Your Adorable Anger!

    Your Adorable Anger!

    When out of anger your fiery cheeks shiver In much wonder will I further adore (you)...
  • Silent when in fury, Silent when in merry

    Silent when in fury, Silent when in merry

    Who never sees anything in front while on the way Yet carefully watches the color of my Him-swollen eyes Whose heart is as innocent as the white light Yet is …
  • Thank You

    Thank You

    Being grateful, ironically
  • Strange indeed is this thing called Love

    Strange indeed is this thing called Love

    Strange indeed is this Thing called love No any rest nor any leisure For the lover does it allow
  • O Lovers! Be not so proud of your Love and Hate

    O Lovers! Be not so proud of your Love and Hate

    On your own You are worth not a penny. Be a slave of His own And the angels will envy your crown
  • A ‘Queendom’ within my kingdom ?

    A ‘Queendom’ within my kingdom ?

    The heart trembled with fear When a calm storm Changed many a landscapes Within my own kingdom