Poets/Writers From India
The most prominent fiction writer of Urdu, celebrated for her classic 'Aag ka Dariya' and autobiographical narrative 'Kaar-e-Jahaan Daraaz Hai'. A Padma Shri and Jnanpith awardee of great distinction.
Quli Qutub Shah
First Urdu poet to have compiled and published a divan. King of Qutub Shahi dynasty of South India. Founder of the city of Hyderabad.
- Born : Aurangabad
- Domicile : Aurangabad
Prominent poet of New Nazam in India. Also a political activist and member of Parliament (Lok Sabha)
Qazi Nazrul Islam
Bengali poet, writer, musician, and is the national poet of Bangladesh
Qazi Abdus Sattar
A prominent short story writer and novelist known especially for historical fiction and others on personalities like Ghalib, Dara Shikoh, Hazrat Jaan, Khalid bin Waleed, and Salahuddin Ayyubi.
Qazi Abdul Gaffar
One of the prominent Urdu fiction writers; known for her individual prose style in "Laila Ke Khutoot" and "Majnoon Ki Diary".
Prominent 18th century poet, contemporary of Mir Taqi Mir.