INDEX OF Poets

Selected poetry of hundreds of poets

One of the most prominent Urdu poets of pre-Mir era, who laid the foundation of Urdu poetry

1690 -1737 Delhi

Woman poet from Pakistan, known for strong feminist and anti-establishment leanings.

1946 -2018 Karachi

Young Pakistani poet and short story writer.

1974 Karachi

One of the most celebrated and popular poets. Faced political repression for his revolutionary views.

1911 -1984 Lahore

One of the most popular poets, famous for his particular tarannum (melodious way of recitation).

1922 -1988 Kanpur

One of the most prominent post-classical poets famous for his pessimistic view of life.

1879 -1941 Badayun