One of the most celebrated and popular poets. Faced political repression for his revolutionary views.
Freedom fighter, member of constituent assembly which drafted Indian Constitution. He gave the slogan "Inquilab Zindabad" during freedom movement. He was a devotee of Shri Krishna. He wrote the famous ghazal "chupke chupke raat din".
Pakistani poet, only second to Faiz Ahmad Faiz in popularity. Rose to iconic stature powered by his seductively romantic and anti-establishment poetry.
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Ilm-e-Arooz is the Urdu counterpart of prosody used to determine principles of metric pattern in Urdu poetry.
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