One of the greatest Urdu Poets.National poet of Pakistan who penned 'Saare jahan se achaa hindustaan hamara', and 'Lab pe aati hai dua ban ke tamanna meri'.
Iqbal Academy, LahoreAbdushshakur Ahsan
1984Chaudhary Muzaffar Husain
2004Sa.iid AKHtar Durrani
One of the pillars of modern Urdu Nazms & Dialogue writer. Wrote dialogues for more than hundred films including "Waqt" & "Qanoon". (Jin ke ghar sheeshe ke hote hain wo doosron par pather nahin phenkte-One of his dialogues made famous by Rajkumar in Film Waqt).
Woman poet from Pakistan, known for strong feminist and anti-establishment leanings.
One of the most prominent Pakistani poets, famous for his cultural romanticism.