Poetry

Anjit May 25, 2018

Shiv Kumar Batalvi Where Perfumed Rivers Flow Where perfumed rivers flow, Is the home of my beloved. Where passing breezes halt, Is the home of my beloved. Where dawn arrives on bare toes, Where night paints henna-beams on feet, Where fragrance bathes in moonlight, Is the home of my beloved. Where rays of light roam […]

Anjit May 23, 2018

Shiv Kumar Batalvi Leaflet A girl whose name is love, is missing, is missing Simple wisher, beautiful looking, is missing, is missing Her looks are like that of fairies Her nature is like that of Mariam When she laughs, the flowers fall When she walks, she looks like a gazal She is tall like the […]

Anjit May 21, 2018

shiv kumar batalvi poem = Separation-you are king Let us speak of separation, Separation is king. A body that does not feel separation, Is dead body. We are all born in the house of separation, We are children of separation, We receive it, we swallow it, We are on this earth to bear it. In […]

Anjit May 19, 2018

Pinch Of Separation Poem by Shiv Kumar Batalvi My songs are like eyes That sting with the grains of separation. In the middle of the night , They wake and weep for dead friends. Mother, I cannot sleep. Soaked in perfume, But the pain does not recede. I foment them With warm sighs, Yet they […]

Anjit May 16, 2018

Menu Vida Karo – POEM   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, […]

Anjit May 15, 2018

shiv kumar batalvi Maen Kal Naheen Rahina – Poem Listen, O my life, I will not be here tomorrow. Tonight, let us clutch a song tightly, And claim its kiss. Listen, O my life I will not be here tomorrow. The moonlight will not flower tomorrow, Nor will bloom the champak. Perfumes will not roam […]

jimmy nagra August 25, 2015

Shiv kumar Batalvi (1936-1973) Was Born In a Saraswat Brahmin Family In Village Bara Pind Lohtian Shakargarh Tehsil Sialkot District (punjab province pakistan) . HiS Father Pandit Krishan Gopal was a village Tehsildar and hiS Mother Shanti Devi a House Wife. In 1947 his Family moved to Batala Gurdaspur district Where his Father Worked as […]