Khubaib Mujtaba

A Long Awaited Freedom

A Long Awaited Freedom

Khubaib Mujtaba Let’s march, break free from the chains of curfew, till every blood drop falls onto the bloodied streets, till each breath ceases and Heaven wakes up to our call.   In the crowded lanes of Delhi I hear the unsung melodies of emancipation, Koyal adds to the music of Freedom, the deadly silence […]

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Democracy: a wolf in the flock of sheep

Democracy: a wolf in the flock of sheep

Since the creation of mankind, various political ideologies have been put forward in order to attain stability in the smooth functioning of the state or the affairs of common people. In some or the other way most of these ideologies failed in attaining stability, they couldn’t organize the disordered structure of the world. For some […]

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Garden of Karbala

Garden of Karbala

In the dark of night the music begins And the ecstatic wind swirls around Like a sufi, swirling around love. As of Hussain, noose patiently waits, For another Hussain to descend. Like the garden of Karbala I see Blood, the rivers cry, mountains wail, Trees sob, in unison narrate their tragedies. The little girl peeps […]

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So do I

So do I

The haunted night, the lonely stars miss the moon, so do I Separation smoulders me, like ashes fall apart, so do I The autumn leaf wails, eagerly awaits spring, so do I The last rain drop gazes at the cloud intractably, so do I Streets are devoid of aroma, ragged as in some epic, so […]

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Amid screams and pellets

Amid screams and pellets

Amid screams and pellet shots I hear thee Singing, dancing beautifully Which heaven thou belong to? Which God created thee? Blood covered thine face Oh! It is God’s grace That my heart, you belong to, As in the card stands an ace. Oh, so pacifying is thine voice Among million thou are the only choice […]