Poets/Writers From Kolkata

Total: 146

Muztar Haidri

1920 - 1975

Popularly known for his mellifluous tarannum.

Munawwar Ali Khan was a Hindustani classical singer of the Patiala Gharana. He was the son of the maestro Bade Ghulam Ali Khan. He also learnt Dhrupad from Hussainuddin Dagar (Tansen Pandey).

Prominent upcoming poet and critic. Recipient of Sahitya Academy's Yuva Puraskar.

Mir Amman

1748 - 1806

Notable author associated with the prestigious Fort William College, also laid the foundation of modern Urdu Prose

Mael Lakhnavi

1905 - 1968

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