Poets/Writers From Karnataka
Famous for his path-breaking literary magazine Saughaat.
Mujtaba Husain a prolific and critically acclaimed humourist in the field of Urdu literature. He was honored with the award of the much-coveted Padma Shri by the Government of India for his contributions to Urdu literature.
Prominent poet, recipient of Sahitya Academy award.
Prominent poet and literary figure from South India
Ali Adil Shah Shahi
The eighth ruler of Bijapur kingdom, poet, calligrapher and painter
Anuradha Paudwal is a Indian playback vocalist who has in many languages like; Hindi, Marwari, Pahari, Marathi, Sanskrit, Bengali, Gujarati, Tami and others.
Poet and author, known for his experimentations in poetical genres
- Born : Davanagere
- Domicile : Davanagere
One of the contemporary short story writers
The first Rekhti poet (a form of Urdu poetry written in language of women) and author of masnavi ‘Yusuf Zelkha’.
Noted Pakistani story writer and journalist; also wrote plays and travelogues.