Poet and lyricist. Famous for his nazm "baat niklegi to phir door talak jayegi" sung by Jagjit Singh.

1917 -1991

Popular poet and lyricist famous for his lyrics in film Paakeeza.

1918 -2002

One of prominent progressive poets with popular appeal. Also film lyricist famous for his lyrics in films like Heer Ranjha, Kaghaz ke Phool etc.


Well-known poet / Father of prominent post-modern poet Shariq Kaifi

1924 -2015

Prominent contemporary Indian poet of classical tone.

1925 -2001

Prominent Scholar/ Known for compiling the Diwan-e-Ghalib according to chronological order

1926 -2013

famous expert on arooz and scholar.