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Nazm is the generic term for the non-ghazal poetry that came to Urdu under the influence of the English poetry during the second half of the 20th century, and soon established its independent presence. Nazms are written both in rhymed verse following a rhyming scheme as well as in the free-verse form. Now prose poetry has also got established in Urdu

1959 -2014

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Well-known poet and editor of literary journal 'Istefsaar'


Pakistani poet, journalist, and translator known for his book containing translations of Sindhi literature

A poet known for his poems on personalities, incidents, festivals, and topical issues. Also wrote a play called 'Hindustani Soorma'

1911 -2002

One of the founders of modern Urdu criticism.


One of the prominent poets of Pakistan known for his unique responses to modern-day social issues in his Ghazals and Nazms

1960 -1986

A promising poet from Pakistan who committed suicide at the age of 27

1956 -1996

Prominent post-modern poet who went missing in 1996


Contemporary Pakistani poet having a popular appeal.

1950 -2020

Prominent poet from Mumbai, well-known to connoisseurs of serious poetry.

1927 -2010

Prominent Pakistani poet and translator; translated select works from world literature including Tagore’s Gitanjali


Known for his songs and poems of deep social consciousness; also a translator of Punjabi poetry


A prominent literary figure from Bihar known for his poetry and other poetical compositions on a variety of subjects.


A major poet to emerge in the 60s; known for his poetry of higher consciousness and intense emotional nature

1948 -2010

Leading modern Urdu poet


Well-known poet and prose writer


Prominent among modern poets, kwon for his poems of larger human concerns; published a collection 'Phataa Hua Badban'

A poet known for his social concerns, better known for his Nazms

1954 -2021

Widely-reputed Pakistani poet, well-known to serious poetry lovers.

1939 -2022

An important poet of Hamd and Naat

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