Here is a select list of beautiful Urdu lafz that we urge all our readers to try and incorporate into everyday speaking. These lafz have the magical ability to carry a conversation to a lyrical level, leaving a lasting impression.

Nawaazish – kindness, generosity

Inayat – blessing

Shiddat – intensity

Mukhtalif – different

Waabastaa – related to

Mayassar – available

Muntazir – awaiting

Raftaar – pace, speed

Lihaaz – respect

Ruhaniyat – soulfulness

Musalsal – constant, recurringly

These have been shortlisted from an article written by Ipshita Kumar (available at the link