Poets/Writers From Delhi
Well-known poet, story writer and translator, also known for her translations of modern Arabic stories
Azeem Amrohvi is an eminent Urdu Poet and Scholar.
Prominent critic and poet, worked as professor of Urdu in Delhi University
Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Prominent figure in Indian politics after Independence, held constructive thoughts towards the establishment of a better society; published a collection of poems 'Jung na Hone Denge'
Prolific Urdu humour poet of classical mould with a perfect command on language and medium.
A prominent member of Deputy Nazir Ahmad’s family, noted story writer and translator; also known well for her narrative Dilli Ki Chand Ajeeb Hastiyaan.
Ashraf Ali Fughan
One of the prominent 18th Century poets / Contemporary to Mir Taqi Mir
Son of famous poet Josh Malsiyani.
A multi-faceted personality who was apart from being a religious scholar and freedom fighter had also been a poet reflecting Sufistic bohimianism
Prominent later classical poet and disciple of Zauq & Ghalib who had written many oft quoted shers.
Prominent modernist story writer, famous for his symbolic stories.
Journalist, Poet, Storyteller & Editor of 'Filmi Sitare'. Who played several roles in Urdu Plays including Khwaja Ahmad Abbas movie ‘Pardesi’