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 poets at lucknow, contemporary of Mirza Ghalib.

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

Prominent woman poet of Hyderadabad who was close to the royal family

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

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

1943 Karachi

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