Qaumi Tarana (The national anthem of Pakistan) with pictures of Pakistan
approved by Government in August 1954.
lyrics-Asar Hafeez Jullundhri
tune-Ahmed G. Chagla
lyrics and translation:
Pak sarzamin shad bad
Blessed be the sacred land,
Kishwar-e- haseen shad bad
Happy be the bounteous realm,
Tu nishan-e- azm-e- alishan arz-e- Pakistan
Symbol of high resolve, Land of Pakistan.
Blessed be thou citadel of faith.
Pak sarzamin ka nizam ,quwat-e- akhuwat-e- awam
The Order of this Sacred Land, Is the might of the brotherhood of the people.
Qaum, mulk, Sultanat
May the nation, the country, and the State
Painda tabinda baad ,shaad baad manzil-e- murad.
Shine in glory everlasting, Blessed be the goal of our ambition.
Parcham-e- sitara-o- hilal
This flag of the Crescent and the Star
Rahbar-e- tarraqi-o- kamal
Leads the way to progress and perfection,
Tarjuman-e- mazi shan-e- hal jan-e- istaqbal
Interpreter of our past, glory of our present, Inspiration of our future,
Sayya-e- khuda-e- zul jalal.
Symbol of Allah Almighty.