Poets/Writers From Karachi

Total: 446

Represents the new generation of poets and story writers.

One of the prominent women poets in Pakistan.

Zeeshan Sahil

1961 - 2008

One of the most prominent post modern poets, known for his valiant fight against a fatal illness.

Zareef Jabalpuri

1913 - 1963

Zamiruddin Ahmad

1926 - 1990

Zameer Niyazi

1927 - 2004

Noted story writer and journalist from Pakistan.

Waheeda Naseem

1927 - 1996

Wafa Rashidi

1926 - 2003

Vafa Barahi

1917 - 1993

Ustad Raees Khan

1980 - 2017

Rais Khan recieved his basic music training from his father Muhammad Khan but was driven by his mother when it came to practice. He is maternally related to the sitar virtuoso Inayat Khan of the Imdadkhani gharana.

Ummeed Fazli

1923 - 2005

Karachi based Urdu poet. Brother of eminent Indian Urdu poet Nida Fazli.

Tasneem Meenai

1910 - 1991

Tasleem Fazli

1947 - 1982

One of the prominent Pakistani women poets.

Taj Multani

1944 - 2018

Tahseen Sarwari

1917 - 1976

Tabish Dehlvi

1911 - 2004

Story writer and journalist from Pakistan.

Syed Nasir Jahan

1927 - 1990