A rare form of Urdu poetry that traces its roots from Persia
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Read the works of monumental legends of Urdu poetry.
Rekhta presents a representative selection from a vast treasure of writings devoted to educating and entertaining children
Read a rare form of poetry written by men on behalf of women using the idioms of women.
An elegiac form of Urdu poetry.
One of the most celebrated and popular poets. Faced political repression for his revolutionary views.
One of the most prominent modern Pakistani poets, popular for his unconventional ways.
One of prominent progressive poets with popular appeal. Also film lyricist famous for his lyrics in films like Heer Ranjha, Kaghaz ke Phool etc.