Poets/Writers From Delhi

Total: 830

Kumar Pashi

1935 - 1992

Prominent modernist poet who also edited a literary Magazine 'Satoor'

Kuldip Nayar

1923 - 2018

Krishna Mohan

1922 - 2004

Krishn Murari

1920 - 1993

Khwaja Meer Dard

1721 - 1785

Sufi poet, contemporary of Mir Taqi Mir, known for his deep knowledge of Indian music.

A major descendant of the Chishti lineage

Khvaja Badruddin

1817 - 1879

Khushwant singh

1915 - 2014

Khushtar Garami

1902 - 1988

One of the most prominent contemporary poets known for his unique love-poetry

Khizr Barni

1908 - 1989

Khar Dehlavi

1916 - 2002

One of the most prominent symbols of Urdu's composite culture at Delhi. Elder brother of Gulzar Dehlavi.

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

Prominent modernist fiction writer, known for his stories around existential issues; also the author of books on Marquez and Milan Kundera in Urdu.

Kavita Krishnamurthy is a playback singer of Indian origin. A winner of the Padma Shri, she is trained in Rabindra Sangeet and Hindustani classical music.

Kausar Chandpuri

1908 - 1990

famous expert on arooz and scholar.

Prominent Scholar/ Known for compiling the Diwan-e-Ghalib according to chronological order

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