Band: The Sketches
Song: Sahib Mera Aik Hai
Poetry: Bhagat Kabir & Ghulam Fareed
Recorded at Lahooti Studios, Jamshoro
Produced by The Sketches
Shankh – The Indian Conch Shell
Mirdang – Indian Drum
Poetry with English Translation:
Saahib mera ek hai, duja kaha na jaaye,
My Master is one and only, comes close to him no sublime.
Duja Saahib jo kahun, saahib khadda rachaaye.
Should I speak of the other, master is one still to show sign.
Kabira Khara Bazaar Mein, Mange Sabki Khair
Kabira in the market place, wishes welfare of all
Na Kahu Se Dosti, Na Kahu Se Bair
Neither friendship nor enmity with anyone at all
Menda kalb wi tu jind jaan wi tu
My heart as well as my heartbeat is you.
Menda kaba kibla masjad te member
My ka’ba (in Mecca), Qiblah (direction of ka’ba), mosque, pulpit…
mus’haff te quraan we tu
Copy of the Qur’an as well as the Qur’an itself is you.
Menday farz fareezay haj zakatan
My religious duties and obligations, hajj (pilgrimages), Zakaat (charities)…
saum salatan azaan wi tu
Fasting, Salaat (Prayer), as well as the Azaan (the call to prayer) is you.