Poets/Writers From Gorakhpur
One of the most influential Pre-modern poets who paved the way for the modern Urdu ghazal. Known for his perceptive critical comments. Recipient of Gyanpeeth award.
One of leading pre-modern poets known for the mystic content of his poetry, close associate of Jigar Moradabadi
One of the most prominent and trend-setter modern poets
Prominent poet associated with progressive movement.
Poet and prose writer, known for his Qitas and long poems