Poets/Writers From Lucknow
Nawab of Lucknow, a pupil of Aatish.
Rekha Surya is a Hindustani light classical singer trained under Begum Akhtar and Girija Devi.
Ratan Nath Sarshar
Translator, Storyteller and poet, Known for his book Fasana-e-Azad
A distinguished poet of Marsiya, Ghazal and Rubaai. Grandson of Mir Anis.
Rangin Saadat Yaar Khan
Known for Rekhti, a form of Urdu poetry where a poet speaks in language of women.
Rajab Ali Beg Suroor
Towering 19th century fiction writer, famous for his magnum opus Fasana-e-Ajaaib.