Zaalima

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ظالِم
Zaalima
00 :26
جو تیری خَاطِر تڑپے پہلے سے ہی
کیا اسے تڑپانا
او ظالِمہ، او ظالِمہ
جو تیرے عِشْق میں بہکا پہلے سے ہی
کیا اسے بہکانا
او ظالِمہ، او ظالِمہ
Why tormenting
someone who is already tormented for your sake?
Oh, cruel one! Oh, cruel one!
Why alluring someone
truly allured in your love from the start?
Oh, cruel one! Oh, cruel one!
00 :47
آنکھیں مرحبا، باتیں مرحبا
میں سَو مرتبہ دِیوانہ ہوا
میرا نہ رہا جب سے دِل میرا
تیرے حُسن کا نِشانہ ہوا
Your eyes, welcome! Your words, welcome!
I went crazy/became a lover a hundred times over.
My heart doesn't stay mine since
it became a target of your beauty
01 :08
جِس کی ہر دھڑکن تُو ہو
ایسے، دِل کو کیا دھڑکانا؟
او ظالِمہ، او ظالِمہ
Why make the heart so palpitate
of he whose every heartbeat is yours?
Oh, cruel one! Oh, cruel one!
01 :35
سانسوں میں تیری نزدیکیوں کا
عطر تُو گهول دے، گهول دے
میں ہی کیوں عِشْق ظاہِر کروں؟
تُو بھی کبھی بول دے، بول دے
لے کے جان ہی جائے گا میری
قاتِل ہر تیرا بہانہ ہوا
Infuse the essence of your closeness
in my breath(s), infuse it!
Why should only I make my love evident?
You too say it sometime, say it!
Having taken away my life
each of your excuses will have become deadly
02 :06
تُجھ سے ہی شُروع
تُجھ پہ ہی ختم
میرے پیار کا فسانہ ہوا
تُو شمع ہے تو یاد رکھنا
میں بھی ہوُں پروانہ
او ظالِمہ، او ظالِمہ
The story of my love has gotten
started only by you
finished only on you
If you’re a flame then remember,
that I am also a moth/dedicated lover
Oh, cruel one! Oh, cruel one!
02 :28
دِیدار تیرا ملنے کے بعد ہی
چُھوٹے میری انگڑائی
تُو ہی بتا دے کیوں ظالِمہ میں کہلائی
Only after obtaining a glimpse of you
you shall dismiss my tiredness,
You just explain to me, why I was called cruel

Zaalima" (Hindi: ज़ालिम, Urdu: ظالِم) "Cruel" is a song from the 2017 Indian action drama film "Raees".

In Hindustani language, "zālimā" or "zālimah" is the Arabized female form of "zālim" a noun or adjective meaning "cruel, oppressor, tyrant", in this case used to refer to a loved one with a firm grip on one's feelings.

The video clip describes the main character, Raees (the Indian actor Shah Rukh Khan), courting and celebrating his wife Aasiya (the Pakistani actress Mahira Khan).

The singers are mostly Arijit Singh for the male parts, with a small section by Harshdeep Kaur for the female parts at the end.

The lyrics were written by the Indian playback singer and lyricist Amitabh Bhattacharya, and the music was collectively composed by JAM8, a music company founded by the Indian composer and director Pritam (Chakraborty).