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Taban Abdul Hai

1715 - 1749 | Delhi, India

Famous for his good looks apart from poetry. Died at a young age.

Famous for his good looks apart from poetry. Died at a young age.

Pen Name : 'Taban'

Real Name : Abdul Hai

Meer Abdul Hai was a famous poet from Delhi and his takhallus was taban. He was admired for his extraordinary beauty and the Emperor Shah Alam went especially to see him. He was generally famous as Joseph the second. Meer has written very highly about him and made eulogy full of charming metaphors. Taban was a pupil of Halim and Hashmat.