Woman poet from Pakistan, known for strong feminist and anti-establishment leanings.
1998Farogh Farukh Zaad
One of the founding-fathers of modern Urdu poetry.
One of the most influential Pre-modern poets who paved the way for the modern Urdu ghazal. Known for his perceptive critical comments. Recipient of Gyanpeeth award.
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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Presents 100 of the highly-admired and widely-read ghazals at one place.
Rare and complete collection of poetry ever written by the legendary Mirza Ghalib
Ilm-e-Arooz is the Urdu counterpart of prosody used to determine principles of metric pattern in Urdu poetry.