INDEX OF Poets

Selected poetry of hundreds of poets

Important female fiction writer who drew upon sensitive social issues

Naheed Virk is a USA based Urdu poet and writer of Pakistani origin.

Prominent short story writer, known for writing fictional narratives of the traditional mores of Lucknowi life and times. Also wtote critical and autobiographical books.

Naji Shakir

1690 -1744 Delhi

One of the earliest poets at Delhi who laid the foundations of Urdu poetry. He witnessed the destruction Delhi during Nadir Shah's invasion.