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

1926 -2005

Famous indian poet who migrated to Pakistan. He earned polularity with many of his oft-quoted shers.

1887 -1968

One of the most prominent progressive critics and activists

1932 -2009

One of the most popular poets ever and film lyricist. Famous for his ghazal 'Garmi-e-hasrat-e-nakaam se jal jate hain'.

1919 -2001

Prominent 18th century poet, contemporary of Mir Taqi Mir.

1725 -1794