Dur se roshni ke shole ishara e rah e rast lag rahe the
From afar, all sources of light seemed to point towards the right path
Dur se har ankhein hame noorani sitareh lag rahe the
From afar, all eyes I met, seemed to shine like stars in the sky
Qareeb dekha to ankhun me cheragh e hasad jal rahe teh
When I looked closer, a fire of resentment in those eyes, I saw
Reza, dur se hi tumhe Aag aur roshni, donon ek lag rahe the
Reza, Only from afar, do fire and light, to you seemed alike.