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Poets/Writers From Delhi

Total: 893

Muzaffar Hanfi

1936 - 2020

One of the prominent modern poets.


1933 - 1990

Postmodernist fiction writer, author of stories on sensitive social and political issues.

Known for his Urdu translation of Bhagwat Geeta in verse titled- Naseem-e-Irfaan.

Mumtaz Mirza

1929 - 1997

Mumtaz Mirza

1929 - 1997


1941 - 1976

Mukesh was an Indian playback singer. He had been bestowed upon by the National Award for the best playback singer (male).

Chief Mufti of Delhi and a close friend to Mirza Ghalib who was imprisoned for anti-British activities with his entire property confiscated

Momin Khan Momin

1800 - 1852

Contemporary of Ghalib and Zauq. He was also a physician, astrologer and chess player. Mirza Ghalib is said to have offered his complete diwan for his sher "tum mere paas hote ho goya, Jab koi doosra nahin hota".

Mohammadi Begam

1879 - 1908

Prominent humour poet & Ex-Vice Principal, Jamia Senior Secondary School-Delhi

Mohammad Mujeeb

1902 - 1985

Prominent historian, scholar, and educationist; formerly Vice-Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.

The most prominent stylist of Urdu prose and author of "Aab-e-Hayaat". Himself a poet, he was a major force behind the movement for the new Nazm in Urdu.

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