Ghazals

Prominent poet associated with progressive movement.

1935 -2017

One of the most prominent and trend-setter poet of new Urdu ghazal having a vast following.

1933

Prominent story writer and columnist from Pakistan; also the wife of Jaun Eliya.

1946

One of the leading women poets in India.

1930 -2011

A noteworthy poet of classical temper, nephew of Ghalib's wife, whom Ghalib had adopted as a son after the premature demise of all his seven children. Ghalib was one of the admirers of his poetry

1817