The last Nawab of Awadh and a great promoter of Indian music, dance and theatre.
Abdul Asad Mohammad Khan is a television playwright and short-story writer from Karachi.
One of the most prominent writers of humour and satire in Pakistan.
Read a smile full of humorous poetry in one place on a single click
Read the works of monumental legends of Urdu poetry.
An elegiac form of Urdu poetry.
One of the most celebrated and popular poets. Faced political repression for his revolutionary views.
One of prominent progressive poets with popular appeal. Also film lyricist famous for his lyrics in films like Heer Ranjha, Kaghaz ke Phool etc.
One of the most lyrical of ghazal poets associated with progressive movement.Outstanding film lyricist. Recipient of Dada Sahab Phalke award.