A disciple of Seemab Akbarabadi, published several collections of his ghazals and nazms
One of the well-known poets of Tamil Nadu
Poet, writer and translator from Maharashtra, also translated Marathi poems into Urdu
Last Mughal Emperor and contemporary of Ghalib and Zauq.
Parsi religious scholar who deeply absorbed Urdu literary traditions and wrote poetry in Urdu and Persian
A people’s poet with progressive leanings, also served as the president of Progressive Writers Association of UK
One of the better-known poets of Bhopal, was influenced by Progressive Writers Movement
A new age Indian poet
A poet-mentor, favourite disciple of Mirza Ghalib
One of the leading modern poets and short story writer, who made outstanding contribution to modern Urdu Nazm in India.
Prominent classical poet of South India
Radical Urdu critic who wrote unconventional poetry.
Prominent poet, story writer, and translator, wrote books on issues in science and translated several books from other literature of the world
One of the most prominent modern poets of Pakistan
A later descendant of Delhi’s poetry tradition, known for his play 'Krishna Avataar'
Poet based in Delhi, works for the Persian service of All India Radio
One of the prominent progressive poets, critic and lyricist Known for writing lyrics ‘karoge yaad to har baat yaad…’ for ‘Bazaar’.
A well-known Urdu and Punjabi poet, also wrote geet in both the languages
Prominent literary figure known for his monumental book on Delhi's history
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