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Poets/Writers From Kolkata

Total: 24

well-known poet of classical tone and tenor

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

Mael Lakhnavi

1905 - 1968

Parvez Shahidi

1910 - 1968

Prominet poet of New Nazm

Salik Lakhnavi

1913 - 2013

Azhar Qadiri

1929 - 2003

Ibraheem Hosh

1918 - 1988

Imam Azam

1960 - 2023

Poet,Critic,Journalist and honorary editor of literary magazine "Tmseel-e-Nau"

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'.

Hafizuddin Ahmad

1780 - 1965

Muztar Haidri

1920 - 1975

Popularly known for his mellifluous tarannum.

Shakir Kalkattvi

1914 - 1968

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