INDEX OF Poets

Selected poetry of hundreds of poets

Prominent post-modernist fiction writer and poet; known well for his novel Paleeta.

1956 -2016

One of the most celebrated 19th century Lucknow poets, author of the renowned masnavi gulzaar-e-naseem

1811 -1845 Lucknow

Zahirul Haq alias Prakash Fikri, was a modernist Urdu poet famous for his collections of poetry such as; Safar Sitara and Ek Zara Si Barish.

1930 -2008 Ranchi

Poet, Researcher and Translator/Known for Urdu translation of Ghalib’s Persian letters.

1932 -2016 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

One of the most popular woman poets who gave expression to feelings and experiences specific to women.

1952 -1994 Karachi

Patras Bokhari was an Urdu humourist, educator, essayist, broadcaster and diplomat from Pakistan. He is best known for his humorous writings in Urdu literature.

1898 -1958 New York

Pakistani poet known for the ghazals laced with social and political satire

1943 Karachi