Last of classical poets who celebrated life and love. Famous for his playfulness of words (idioms/ phrases).
One of the most celebrated progressive poets, literary critic, public intellectual and editor.Contemporary of Faiz Ahmad Faiz. Recipient of Gyanpeeth Award. Produced documentaries on Urdu poetry.
Pakistani poet, only second to Faiz Ahmad Faiz in popularity. Rose to iconic stature powered by his seductively romantic and anti-establishment poetry.
Popular poet from Pakistan, known for his anti-establishment poetry, having mass following.