One of the most prominent writers of humour and satire in Pakistan.
Famous music director and Dadasaheb Phalke Award winner, who published a book of Urdu poetry titled Aathwaan Sur
One of the front-rank leaders of Indian freedom movement and a great scholar.
Read Urdu poetry written and composed by women poets
A rare form of Urdu poetry that traces its roots from Persia
Read the works of monumental legends of Urdu poetry.
One of the most celebrated progressive poets, literary critic, public intellectual and editor.Contemporary of Faiz Ahmad Faiz. Recipient of Gyanpeeth Award. Produced documentaries on Urdu poetry.
Popular poet from Pakistan, known for his anti-establishment poetry, having mass following.
One of the most lyrical of ghazal poets associated with progressive movement.Outstanding film lyricist. Recipient of Dada Sahab Phalke award.