Film-maker, lyricist and fiction writer. Famous for his tele-serial on Mirza Ghalib. Recipient of Sahitya Academy and Dada Sahab Phalke award.
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One of the most celebrated and popular poets. Faced political repression for his revolutionary views.
Pakistani poet, only second to Faiz Ahmad Faiz in popularity. Rose to iconic stature powered by his seductively romantic and anti-establishment poetry.
One of the most prominent classical Urdu poets who wrote extensively on Indian culture & festivals. Contemporary of Miir Taqi Miir.Famous for his poems on Holi, Diwali and other festivals.
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Read a collection of Top 20 sher by Mirza Ghalib
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Ilm-e-Arooz is the Urdu counterpart of prosody used to determine principles of metric pattern in Urdu poetry.
An Urdu magazine introducing world literature in the form of a new discourse
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