Leading early 20th century poet. Famous for his Nazm on Ramayan. Wrote oft-quoted sher 'Zindagi kya hai anasir men zahur-e-tartib…'.

1882 -1926

Poet, lyricist and radio broadcaster; wrote poetry in Urdu and Punjabi. His lyrics were sung by celebrated singers like Asha Bhonsle and Jagjit Singh

1934 -2019

Well-known for his poems on interesting topics; also wrote patriotic poems. Taught Persian for a long period of time

1878/79 -1941

A poet of traditional style, popular in Mushairas

1923 -1995

One of the prominent modern poets


Famous for his nazms and ghazals of romantic nature; influenced by Akhtar Sheerani

A poet and Journalist. Famous especially for his humorous columns.

1904 -1955