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Happy Birthday Gulzar! The Most Celebrated Writer's Shayaris In His Own Voice [WATCH]

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| August 18 , 2017 , 13:56 IST

The writing legend, Gulzar is known to weave emotions through his words. He not just writes to earn, he writes his feelings. His words hold power to create a turmoil of emotion within true shayari lovers.

The versatile writer was born in Jelum, Punjab on August 18, 1934 as Sampooran Singh Kalra. Partition played an important role in his making. This iconic lyrist who originally belongs to Pakistan, holds an undeniable affliction in his heart which is often reflected through his words.

The National award winning icon got his first break after many years of struggle through Bimal Roy's film 'Bandini'. Gulzar's talent was soon recognized by other filmmakers and then there was no turning back for him.

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This multi-talented writer, Poet, lyricist and director went on to explore various aspects of his skill set throughout his career. His sharayis though, reach another level of brilliance. They enchant the listeners, more so if Gulzar himself recites them.

We bring to you some of Gulzar's greatest shayari and poems, recited by Gulzar himself.

 # Ye Khel Aankhir Kisliye

 # Umra Kitni Khoobsurati se

 # Yaad Hai Ek Din

 # Sirf Ehsaas Ke Paas Ho Tum

 # Saans Lena Bhi