People from all over the world have come to recognize Poet Mujahid Ali Khan. He has gathered a large following on Facebook and Instagram, and his fan base is increasing by the day. The poet has recorded many of his own ghazals now available on soundcloud.com. Over the past few years, Mujahid has received multiple awards, such as the ‘Poet of the Month’, from numerous organizations. When contacted, Mujahid spoke openly about his life and what has made him the poet he is today.
Thanking God first thing in the morning is how Mujahid begins his day. He also strongly believes that poetry has the power to uplift people. So, he makes sure that his first post in the morning, on Instagram and Facebook is always inspirational and motivational. According to the poet, it’s always good when one starts the day by thanking the divine.
“I have an enormously positive outlook in life. I can handle most difficult situations very easily, thanks to my calm nature. Before reacting, I take a step back, try to understand the situation, and assess what the outcome may be. That way, I can make better choices”, says the poet when asked how he copes with tough circumstances.
For Mujahid, life has not been a cakewalk. Like most people, he has dealt with his share of troubles. But he lives with this mantra: when obstacles are seen as a step forward, it brings one’s destination closer each time. He has come to realize that all his struggles have shaped and built him to become a better version of himself.
Over the years, Mujahid received much praise and admiration for his work. However, one of the most memorable words of acclamation was by Bollywood star Ms. Tahira Kashyap Khurana. in an event in Dubai, as a welcoming gesture, Mujahid recited one of his “shers”. The actress loved it so much that she recorded it and later praised him for his beautiful poetry. He says he will always cherish this moment in his heart.
Recites Mujahid, when asked for his favorite “sher”:
“Muskurahatein Chehre Par Yunhi Barqaraar Rahe,
Duaa Hai Aapki Zindagi Sadaa Khushgawaar Rahe”,
For those who aren’t yet acquainted with him, Mujahid Ali Khan is a Delhi-based poet. His gift of imaginary power has allowed him to write poetry anywhere within a matter of seconds. The young poet attributes his skill as a blessing from God, given to him to spread love in the form of poetry. Mujahid remains eternally grateful to his mother, without whose prayers, he would have never made it so far.
When asked what he would like to say to his fans and listeners, Mujahid said, “Life is too short so live it at its fullest, count your blessings, and make sure to do something that will make you feel proud of yourself”.
Mujahid’s poetry and creative works can be accessed online on Facebook, where he has a large fan following. As someone who can instantly create a few lines, fans are never short of hearing verses that touch their heart instantly.