The last Nawab of Awadh and a great promoter of Indian music, dance and theatre.
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Abdul Majeed Salik was the editor of an Urdu daily, the Inqilab and wrote the book, Zikr-i Iqbal on the life and times of Allama Iqbal.
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A rare form of Urdu poetry that traces its roots from Persia
Woman poet from Pakistan, known for strong feminist and anti-establishment leanings.
One of the most popular woman poets who gave expression to feelings and experiences specific to women.
Pakistani poet, only second to Faiz Ahmad Faiz in popularity. Rose to iconic stature powered by his seductively romantic and anti-establishment poetry.