Poets/Writers From India
Waseem Haidar Hashmi
Known for drawing upon the sensitive social issues in his stories. Also write interesting stories for children
Prominent progressive poet, famous for his nazm ‘Bhooka Bangal’
One of the early tradition-builders of Urdu poetry
Wali Mohammad Wali
- Born : Aurangabad
- Domicile : Gujrat
- Died : Ahmedabad
Trend setter classical poet who helped establish Urdu ghazal in Delhi by inspiring poets to write in Urdu
Prominent fiction writer and poet representing acute feminist views with remarkable insights into the Eastern male and female psyche especially in relation to their sexual, psychological and social issues. Some of her stories were made into films.
Wajid Ali Shah Akhtar
The last Nawab of Awadh.Great promoter of Indian music, dance and theatre.