Poets/Writers From Uttar pradesh
Wrote the widely popular poem 'Kalkatta: Ek Rubaab'
A poet who practised naat, manqabat, salaam, marsiya, and qasida
Hijr Nazim Ali Khan
- Born : Shahjahanpur
- Domicile : Rampur
One of the disciples of Daag Dehlvi who died early.
Prominent fiction writer and journalist known for his major novel 'Lahoo ke Phool'. Also known for his views against the ghazal.
Hugely popular in Mushairas for his extra-ordinary recitation.
Hatim Ali Mehr
Prominent Contemporary poet and a friend of Mirza Ghalib. He was also a High Court lawyer who also served as Honorary Magistrate at Agra
Freedom fighter, member of constituent assembly which drafted Indian Constitution. He gave the slogan "Inquilab Zindabad" during freedom movement. He was a devotee of Shri Krishna. He wrote the famous ghazal "chupke chupke raat din".
Prominent Pakistani fiction writer, author of several fictional works; also wrote books for children.
Desciple of Dagh Dehlavi and the younger brother of Maulana Ahmad Raza Khan founder of Barelvi sect.