aaj ik aur baras biit gayā us ke baġhair
jis ke hote hue hote the zamāne mere
One of most firebrand poets of Lucknow. Contemporary of Meer Taqi Meer. His rivalry with Mushafi is well-recorded. He had also written rekhta poetry and 'Raani Ketki ki kahani" in prose.
Prominent Contemporary of Mir Taqi Mir who had written a Masnavi called 'Khwab e Hasrat'.
Notable author associated with the prestigious Fort William College, also laid the foundation of modern Urdu Prose
Bengali poet, writer, musician, and is the national poet of Bangladesh
Prominent later – classical poet from Bengal
well-known poet of classical tone and tenor
Prominent poet of classical mould from Nengal, known for his 'Tazkira 'Sukhan-e-Shoara'.
Well-known poet from Kolkata, wrote Ghazal, Nazm, and Rubai; published several collections of poetry for children, also edited several literary journals
One of the outstanding pre-modern poets known for his radical views.
One of the most prominent contemporary poets known for his unique love-poetry
Prominet poet of New Nazm
Translator, Poet and compiler and researcher of the ‘Kulliyat-e-Nazeer’
Journalist and poet, known for his humour and satire
Apart from active literary journalist, fiction writer, critic and translator and travel writer
Poet,Critic,Journalist and honorary editor of literary magazine "Tmseel-e-Nau"
Prominent upcoming poet and critic. Recipient of Sahitya Academy's Yuva Puraskar.
Critic & Poet
P. C. Bagchi was one of the most notable Sino -Indologists of the 20th century. He was the third Upacharya (Vice-Chancellor) of Visva-Bharati University.
One of the key figures in establishing Azimabad as a School of Urdu Poetry. Earned the coveted titles of 'Shams-ul-Ulema' and 'Khan Bahadur'.
Prominent Young Urdu Poet
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