Poets/Writers From India
Jurat Qalandar Bakhsh
Known for depicting romantic encounters with the beloved in lurid details. Lost his eye sight in the prime of youth
Prominent contemporary of Mir taqi Mir writing poetry at far-off Azimabad in Delhi style
One of the most prominent poets in the undivided Punjab.Honoured with Padma Shri in 1971
One of the most fiery progressive poets who is known as Shayar-e-Inquilab (revolutionary poet)
Prominent fiction writer and translator, author of famous novel 'Aiwaan-e-Ghazal'. Also a Pdamashree awardee.
One of the most prominent pre-modern poets who enjoyed stunning popularity and fan-following.
One of the most prominent Pakistani scholars and cultural critics.
Jazim Sharma is a ghazal singer from India. He is also a winner of the National Gold Medal in thumri and ghazal.
Sahitya Academy award-winner, known for introducing Dalit discourse in Urdu.