Poets/Writers From Bareilly
One of the most prominent contemporary poets in the subcontinent, equally creative in ghazal and nazam
Desciple of Dagh Dehlavi and the younger brother of Maulana Ahmad Raza Khan founder of Barelvi sect.
- Domicile : Bareilly
Well-known poet / Father of prominent post-modern poet Shariq Kaifi
Sheikh Bimar Ali Bakhsh
Prominent classical poet and nephew of Mushafi
Kavita Seth is a famed playback, ghazal and sufi genre singer from India. She has been trained in Hindustani classical music by N.D.Sharma of Gwalior Gharana, Vinod from Gandharva Mahavidyalaya and Ustad Iqbal Ahmad Khan.
Noted novelist and story writer, famous for her novel Aangan; also a recipient of prestigious Adamji award.
Prominent modernist fiction writer, known for his stories around existential issues; also the author of books on Marquez and Milan Kundera in Urdu.