Poets/Writers From Bihar

Total: 620

Ashraf Ali Fughan

1725/6 - 1772

One of the prominent 18th Century poets / Contemporary to Mir Taqi Mir

Hamid Azimabadi

1884 - 1967

Hasan Naim

1927 - 1991

Hasrat Azimabadi

1727 - 1795

Prominent Contemporary of Mir Taqi Mir who had written a Masnavi called 'Khwab e Hasrat'.

Husainul Haq

1949 - 2021

Noted story writer and novelist; known for his treatment of communal riots in India.

Prominent contemporary of Mir taqi Mir writing poetry at far-off Azimabad in Delhi style

Kaleem Aajiz

1926 - 2015

Prominent contemporary Indian poet of classical tone.

Prominent later-classical poet from Bihar

Shad Azimabadi

1846 - 1927

One of the most prominent pre-modern poets.

Sultan Akhtar

1940 - 2021

One of prominent modern poets.

Yagana Changezi

1884 - 1956

One of most inspiring pre-modern poets who laid foundations for modern ghazal. Known for his sustained denunciation of Mirza Ghalib and contemporary poetry in Lucknow.

Adeeb Sohail

1927 - 2017

Well-known poet and author to draw upon social issues, also edited an important journal 'Qaumi Zaban' published from Pakistan

Well-known contemporary poet

Prominent Post-Modern poet.

Alqama Shibli

1930 - 2019

Well-known poet from Kolkata, wrote Ghazal, Nazm, and Rubai; published several collections of poetry for children, also edited several literary journals

Asrar jamayee

1937 - 2020

Prolific Urdu humour poet of classical mould with a perfect command on language and medium.

Bashar Nawaz

1935 - 2015

One of the prominent progressive poets, critic and lyricist Known for writing lyrics ‘karoge yaad to har baat yaad…’ for ‘Bazaar’.

Bismil Azimabadi

1901 - 1978

George Orwell

1903 - 1950

Ijtiba Rizvi

1908 - 1991

Imdad Imam Asar

1849 - 1933

Famous for his trend setting book on criticism, 'Kaashif-ul-Haqaaiq'.

Jameel Mazhari

1904 - 1979

One of the outstanding pre-modern poets known for his radical views.

Post Modern Urdu Poet known for Libertanian radical views.

Mazhar Imam

1928 - 2012

One of the most prominent modern poets. Was associated with Doordarshan

Naz Qadri

1940 - 2019

Poet and short story writer, known for reviving the shared cultural heritages in his works.

Prominent post-modern poet, associated with All India Radio.

Prominent progressive poet known for his biograpghy 'Meri Kahani' and nazm 'ik bevafa ke naam'

Paigham Aafaqi

1956 - 2016

Prominent post-modernist fiction writer and poet; known well for his novel Paleeta.

Parvez Shahidi

1910 - 1968

Prominet poet of New Nazm

Qaisar Siddiqi

1937 - 2018

Rasikh Azimabadi

1748 - 1823

One of the most prominent desciples of Mir Taqi Mir

Sayad Baqar Ali

1831 - 1874

Translator, Poet and compiler and researcher of the ‘Kulliyat-e-Nazeer’

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