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Poets/Writers From India

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Chitra Singh

1965 - 1990

Chitra Singh is a renowned Indian ghazal singer and the wife of legendary ghazal maestro, Jagjit Singh. As a duo, they are considered the pioneers of ghazal singing.

A poet and Journalist. Famous especially for his humorous columns.

Chaya Ganguly is an Indian playback singer who sang for All India Radio and Doordarshan for 36 years. She received the National Award for her ghazal ‘Aap Ki Yaad Aati Rahi Raat Bhar’ from the President of India.

Prominent scholar and literary critic who writes both in Urdu and English living in U.S.A

Well-known nazm poet

A poet of traditional style, popular in Mushairas

Well-known for his poems on interesting topics; also wrote patriotic poems. Taught Persian for a long period of time

Chandan Dass is an Indian ghazal singer trained by Ustad Moosa Khan. He received classical music training from Pandit Mani Prasad.

Poet, lyricist and radio broadcaster; wrote poetry in Urdu and Punjabi. His lyrics were sung by celebrated singers like Asha Bhonsle and Jagjit Singh

Leading early 20th century poet. Famous for his Nazm on Ramayan. Wrote oft-quoted sher 'Zindagi kya hai anasir men zahur-e-tartib…'.

C. R. Das

1870 - 1925

An American scholar of Urdu language and literature

C H Aatma was a well-known playback singer of India, whose forte was geets, ghazals and bhajans. Brother of popular vocalist Chandru Atma, he also acted in many Hindi films.

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