Sack cloth and ashes in Urdu

Sack cloth and ashes in Urdu means;

pachtawaa پچھتاوا

Idioms related to the words in sack cloth and ashes

Here is a list of some of the idioms that are either related to the sack cloth and ashes or use words from this idiom.

And do you believe that the buried ashes care maray pechay kis baat ki parwaah dunia kay bhekheray jetay jee kay hain مرے پیچھے کس بات کی پرواہ دُنیا کے بکھیڑے جیتے جی کے ہیں
The fire which seems extinguished often slumber beneath the ashes jo aag bhuji huyi maaloom hoti bay is main aksar chingaari chuppy hoti bay جو آگ بجھی ہوئی معلوم ہوتی ہے اس میں اکثر چنگاری چھپی ہوتی ہے
You walk upon flames covered by treacherous ashes is jaga khatra punhaan bay dekh bhaal kar qadam rakhna اس جگہ خطرہ پنہاں ہے دیکھ بھال کر قدم رکھنا
Honour and profit lie not all in one sack ya tu izzat lay lo ya pher jeben hee bhar lo یا تو عزت لے لو یا پھر جیبیں ہی بھر لو
Open the purse and then open thy sack iss hath daay uss hath lay اِس ہاتھ دے اُس ہاتھ لے
A spot is most seen on the finest cloth dhubba safaid kaprhay par ziyada chamakta bay دھبا سفید کپڑے پر زیادہ چمکتا ہے
Cut your coat according to you cloth jitni chadar daykho itnay paoon phelao جتنی چادر دیکھو اتنے پاوءں پھیلاوء
Cut your coat according to your cloth jitni chadar dekhiye utnay paoon pasaariye جتنی چادر دیکھئے اُتنے پاوٴں پسارئیے
Fine cloth is never out of fashion burhya ki mang hamesha بڑھیا کی مانگ ہمیشہ
A broken sack will hold no corn totay gharee main pani nahi theherta ٹوٹے گھڑے میں پانی نہیں ٹھہرتا

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What is sack cloth and ashes meaning in Urdu?

pachtawaa - پچھتاوا

What are the idioms related to sack cloth and ashes?

Here are the idioms that are related to the sack cloth and ashes idiom.

  • And do you believe that the buried ashes care
  • The fire which seems extinguished often slumber beneath the ashes
  • You walk upon flames covered by treacherous ashes
  • Honour and profit lie not all in one sack