In Ghazals, usually the first Sher or couplet has Radif in both the lines. This is commonly known as the Matla. More than one Matla can be found in a Ghazal. In such instances, the second one is called ‘Matla-e-saani’ or ‘Husn-e-matla.

Updated on 19th September, 2018


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