PROFILE OF NAQSH LYALLPURI - LYRIC WRITER

A young student of poetry came from Lyallpur (Faisalabad), West Punjab, to the industrial city of Mumbai to earn his livelihood. By chance he got into a film career. He wrote about 200 films and 70 T.V. serials. His poetic calibre gave him name and fame. Today he is a known personality. His film songs are popular worldwide.

He is 75 now but still active in his profession. He has worked with composers like Naushad - Husnlal Bhagatram - Shankar Jaikishen - Laxmikant Pyarelal - R. D. Burman - Uttam Singh - Ravindra Jain - Rajesh Roshan - Bappi Lahiri - Sapan Jagmohan - Khayyam and Late Madam Mohan Roshan - Jaidev - Salil Choudhry.

His popular songs are:
• Rasme Ulfat Ko Nibhaen To Nibhaen Kaise (Lata)

• Yeh Mulaqat Ik Bahana Hai (Lata)

• Tumhen Dekhti Hoon To Lagta Hai Aise (Lata)

• Na Jaane Kya Hua Jo Tune Choo Liya (Lata)

• Main To Har Mod Par Tujko Doonga Sada (Mukesh)

• Maane Teri Nazar Mein Tera Payar Hum Nahin (Sulakshna Pandit)

• Rishton Mein Darar Aayee (Jagjit Singh)

• Chandni Raat Mein Ik Baar Tujhe Dekha Hai (Lata-Kishore)

• Ulfat Mein Zamane Ki Har Rasam Ko Thukrao (Lata)

• Kai Sadiyon Se Janmon Se (Mukesh)

• Phool Ka Shabab Kya (Mohd. Rafi)

• Tumhein Ho Na Ho (Runa Laila)

• Chithie (Lata)…

…and many more