Poets/Writers From Uttar pradesh
Krishn Bihari Noor
Popular poet, a fine exponet of the language and culture of Lucknow.
- Born : Bulandshahar
- Domicile : Islamabad
Renowned woman poet from Pakistan known for her bold views on women and her strong stand against religious fundamentalism.
Khwaja Mohammad Wazir
Prominent 19th Century poet at Lucknow.
Khushbir Singh Shaad
One of the most prominent contemporary poets, also having popular appeal.
One of the most prominent Urdu critics.
Popular poet who also penned film lyrics.
Khawaja Javed Akhtar
One of the most popular poets who died young.
Khalilur Rahman Azmi
One of the founding fathers of modern Urdu criticism in the subcontinient.
Prominent modernist fiction writer, known for his stories around existential issues; also the author of books on Marquez and Milan Kundera in Urdu.
Khalid Hasan Qadiri
A great scholar of poetry and prose in Urdu and Persian. Retired university lecturer