Poets/Writers From Patna
Ashraf Ali Fughan
One of the prominent 18th Century poets / Contemporary to Mir Taqi Mir
- Born : Patna
- Domicile : Patna
- Died : Murshidabad
Prominent Contemporary of Mir Taqi Mir who had written a Masnavi called 'Khwab e Hasrat'.
Noted story writer and novelist; known for his treatment of communal riots in India.
Prominent contemporary of Mir taqi Mir writing poetry at far-off Azimabad in Delhi style
Prominent contemporary Indian poet of classical tone.
Prominent later-classical poet from Bihar
One of the most prominent pre-modern poets.
One of most inspiring pre-modern poets who laid foundations for modern ghazal. Known for his sustained denunciation of Mirza Ghalib and contemporary poetry in Lucknow.
Well-known poet from Kolkata, wrote Ghazal, Nazm, and Rubai; published several collections of poetry for children, also edited several literary journals
Prolific Urdu humour poet of classical mould with a perfect command on language and medium.
Imdad Imam Asar
Famous for his trend setting book on criticism, 'Kaashif-ul-Haqaaiq'.
One of the outstanding pre-modern poets known for his radical views.
- Born : Sheikhpura
- Domicile : Patna
Post Modern Urdu Poet known for Libertanian radical views.
One of the most prominent desciples of Mir Taqi Mir
Sayad Mohammad Abdul Ghafoor Shahbaz
Translator, Poet and compiler and researcher of the ‘Kulliyat-e-Nazeer’
Prominent pgressive story writer, poet and playwright.
One of the prominent poets of the new generation
Prominent critic, scholar, fiction writer and poet also known for his romantic poetry.
Poet and author with a book on Urdu novel after Independence, was Urdu faculty in Patna University
Important poet and prose writer from Bihar, also wrote critical essays and humorous pieces
Prominent journalist, known for his unique expression among post modern poets