Dr Shahzad Rizvi translates Muslim Saleem’s ghazal

Translation of the ghazal of Muslim Saleem by Dr. Shahzad Rizvi, English novelist and poet (website: shahzadrizvi.com, or kahany.org)

Whenever I have not been understood
It has been regarded as my own fault

(Wo mujkho samajhnay mein jo naakam raha hai
khud mujhpay hi is baat ka ilzam raha hai)
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