Last of classical poets who celebrated life and love. Famous for his playfulness of words (idioms/ phrases).
Matba Anvaar Ahmadi, Allahabad
One of prominent progressive poets with popular appeal. Also film lyricist famous for his lyrics in films like Heer Ranjha, Kaghaz ke Phool etc.
Pakistani poet, only second to Faiz Ahmad Faiz in popularity. Rose to iconic stature powered by his seductively romantic and anti-establishment poetry.
Prominent post modern poet.