Pakistan in the eyes of Faiz

Pakistan will continuously struggle for finding its place in the world and for its own peace because the foundation on which it was built is intolerance and hatred.When you say that we are an Islamic state you admit that anyone who thinks otherwise is unwelcome.But now within Islam the same intolerance is forcing the government to bow before the Taliban and enact the Shariat law in swat valley.Tommorow some other fanatic will come with his own interpretation of how people should lead their lives and you will have another conflict and another new law enforced.This country will break into pieces.
In contrast,In India when some Hindu radicals tried to act overzealous they were rediculed by the whole nation and women sent them the Pink chaddis(underwear).The self proclaimed descedants of lord Hanuman(Bajrang Dal) were put in solitary confinement to rethink about their lineage.Freedom for everyone is what India believes in and it is the people who will make sure the government does its job.Also, freedom is for everyone Hindus,Muslims and Christians.
Pakistani Awaam(public) has to learn its lesson.If they will tolerate non sense they will be fooled.Corrupt leaders and terrorists have no religion – their actions are consumed by a lust for power,so they will not see reason.Their demands will increase with  submission. If  the whole country would not have come on the streets the government would have done precious little after the Mumbai attacks.In India they have to face the electorate  but in Pakistan ?
The below Ghazal and link on You tube sums it all up.
हम देखेंगे
लाजिम है के हम भी देखेंगे
वोह दिन के जिस का वादा है
जो लोह-इ-अजल पे लिखा है
हम देखेंगे

जब ज़ुल्म-ओ-सितम के कोह-इ-गरां
रुई की तरह उड़ जायेंगे
हम मेह्कुमून के पौन टेल
यह धरती धड धड धड्कागी
और एहल-इ-हुकुम के सर ऊपर
जब बिजली कद कद कड़केगी
हम देखेंगे

जब अर्ज़-इ-खुदा के काबे से
सब बुत उठवाए जायेंगे
हम अहल-इ-सफा मरदूद-इ-हरम
मसनद पे बिठाये जायेंगे
सब ताज उछाले जायेंगे
सब तख्त गिराए जायेंगे

बस नाम रहेगा अल्लाह का
जो घायब भी है हाज़िर भी
जो नज़र भी है मंज़र भी
उठेगा अनलहक का नारा
जो में भी हूँ और तुम भी हो
और राज करेगी खलक-इ-खुदा
जो में भी हूँ और तुम भी हो

हम देखेंगे
लाजिम है के हम भी देखेंगे
हम देखेंगे

फैज़ अहमद फैज़

अहले-सफा pure people; अनलहक़ I am Truth, I am God. Sufi Mansoor was hanged for saying it; अज़ल eternity, beginning (opp abad); खल्क़ the people, mankind, creation; लौह a tablet, a board, a plank; महकूम a subject, a subordinate; मंज़र spectacle, a scene, a view; मर्दूद rejected, excluded, abandoned, outcast;हरम – Place of worship, नाज़िर spectator, reader

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