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Poets/Writers From Madhya Pradesh

Total: 397

One of the founding fathers of Urdu poetry. Contemporary of Meer Taqi Meer

Most prominent linguist and lexicologist, mentor of Mir and Mir Dard

Ameeq Hanafi

1928 - 1988

One of the most prominent modern poets and also a critic. He had deep interest in Indian philosophy and music. He was also a broadcaster associated with All India Radio.

Leading Pakistani poet who writes a four-lined on current affairs daily for the Pakistani Newspaper Jung.

Prominent Urdu fiction writer from Pakistan who also occasionally writes poetry

Prominent contemporary Hindustani poet. Recognized for his simplistic yet unique diction

Dushyant Kumar

1933 - 1975

Prominent Hindi poet and fiction writer of the twentieth century; wrote many popular poems and earned a name for his Hindi ghazal

Jan Nisar Akhtar

1914 - 1976

Progressive poet & lyricist. Father of noted lyricist Jawed Akhtar

Grand father of noted poet and lyricist Javed Akhtar.

Obaidullah Aleem

1939 - 1998

One of the most outstanding modern poets of Pakistan.

Akhtar Nazmi

1930 - 1997

A poet with sympathies for progressive ideology, also worked as the secretary of Progressive Writers Association

Arshad Siddiqui

1923 - 2003

A disciple of Seemab akbaradbadi, also popular in mushairas

Arshi Bhopali

1921 - 1977

Prominent critic and poet, worked as professor of Urdu in Delhi University

Habib Tanvir

1923 - 2009

One of the most well-known contemporary Drama personality, famous for his play "Agra-Baazar".

Film Lyricist, famous for his lyrics in the film 'Kaho na pyar hai'

Iqbal Majeed

1934 - 2019

Prominent among the modern story writers; known for the multilayered quality of his narrative.

Known for his role in Independence struggle, Urdu academics and literature

Kaif Bhopali

1917 - 1991

Popular poet and lyricist famous for his lyrics in film Paakeeza.

Mohsin Bhopali

1932 - 2007

Muzaffar Hanfi

1936 - 2020

One of the prominent modern poets.

Rahat Indori

1950 - 2020

Popular poet and film lyricist.



Sahba lakhnavi

1919 - 2002

An expert of Indian Music and Vocalist.

Sheri Bhopali

1902 - 1991

Sughra Mehdi

1937 - 2014

Suha Mujaddadi

1892 - 1947

Prominent interpreter of Mirza Ghalib poetry

Zareef Jabalpuri

1913 - 1964

Prominent humorist in Urdu poetry.

Eminent Poet and Lyricist

Prominent critic and poet, authored a number of books

Asad Bhopali

1921 - 1990

Poet & film lyricist.

Well-known nazm poet

Faiyaz Gwaliari

1906 - 1980

Fazl Tabish

1933 - 1995

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