Poets/Writers From Jaunpur

Total: 39

Qaisarul Jafri

1926 - 2005

Famous for his ghazal "Divaron se mil kar rona achcha lagta hai".

Hafeez Jaunpuri

1865 - 1918

Famous for his sher, 'Baith jaata hun jahan chhanv ghani hoti hai.'

Shafiq Jaunpuri

1902 - 1963

Wamiq Jaunpuri

1909 - 1998

Prominent progressive poet, famous for his nazm ‘Bhooka Bangal’

Prominent among the new generation poets

Popular poet of the younger generation

Hasan Abidi

1929 - 2005

Mateen Sarosh

1922 - 1993

Naqqash Kazmi

1943 - 2021

A poet of bitter realities of life; published his collections 'Laho Laho', 'Pathharon ka Shahr'

A poet who practised naat, manqabat, salaam, marsiya, and qasida

Prominent satirist and humorist, known for his individual prose style. He was associated with the Urdu department of Aligarh Muslim university.

Shaukat Pardesi

1924 - 1995

Poet, Journalist and lyricist, Dialogue writer of films like ‘’Ghulam Begam Badshah’’ and ‘’Jhansi ki rani’’

Known for drawing upon the sensitive social issues in his stories. Also write interesting stories for children

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