“Ye rang-e-gul , ye shafaq aur ye taabish-e-anjum
Tera jamaal nahi hai to chaar-su kya hai”
Meanings of the words used:
- Rang-e-gul : Color of the flower
- Shafaq : The beautiful redness in the sky after the sunset
- Tasbish-e-anjum : The brilliance of stars
- Jamaal : Glory/Beauty
- Chaar-su : In all the four directions, Everywhere.
The poet is comparing the beauty of his beloved with beauty of the nature. He says to his beloved, the color of flowers, the beautiful reddish sky after sunset and the bright stars are your glory and beauty.
If it is not your beauty then what else these beautiful things everywhere could be?