Prominent 18th century poet, contemporary of Mir Taqi Mir.
Prominent classical poet from Lucknow, known for his ghazal 'aake sajjada-nashin qais hua mere baad…'
Prominent classical poet who was part of the first war of independence in 1857.
Prominent poet of Rampur style who was described by Mirza Ghalib as 'Mir of Rampur'.
Prominent poet from Hyderabad, a contemporary of Josh who had ongoing contestations with him; known for his long poem 'Qaul-e-Faisal'
Prominent poet of Rampur School/ Disciple of Mahshar Inayati
One of the disciples of Daag Dehlvi who died early.
One of the most prominent poets representing Rampur style
One of the path-finders for modern urdu poetry.
Prominent classical poet and nephew of Mushafi
A well-known poet to draw upon Islamic thought
Well-known poet, wrote the oft-quoted sher: Ab to itni bhi mayassar naheen maikhaane mein - Jitni hum chhod dia karte thhe paimaane mein
One of the prominent leaders of indian freedom movement.
Popular short story writer and social activist; one of the contributors to "Angaare".
Poet and researcher, published several research works relating to Ghalib's Deewan and his letters
Prominent disciple of Jalil Manikpuri and Arzoo Lucknowi; wrote Ghazals and Masnawi, also complied a Persain dictionary for young learners
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