One of the most prominent modern critics and scholars of Indian culture
Shamsul Haq Haqqi is a poet and writer from Delhi. In addtion to poetry, he also writes fictions, short stories and plays in poetry form.
Presents 100 of the highly-admired and widely-read ghazals at one place.
A form of Urdu poetry made up of rhyming couplets for your reading pleasure
Read the works of monumental legends of Urdu poetry.
Read and view ghazals recommended by the editor
One of the pillars of modern Urdu Nazms & Dialogue writer. Wrote dialogues for more than hundred films including "Waqt" & "Qanoon". (Jin ke ghar sheeshe ke hote hain wo doosron par pather nahin phenkte-One of his dialogues made famous by Rajkumar in Film Waqt).
One of the most prominent pre-modern poets who enjoyed stunning popularity and fan-following.
One of the most lyrical of ghazal poets associated with progressive movement.Outstanding film lyricist. Recipient of Dada Sahab Phalke award.