Famous Urdu Poets


Poetry is the language of emotions, sentiments and feelings. Poetries are written and narrated in different languages but the influence of Urdu Sher o Shayari is truly unmatchable. Urdu poets of the subcontinents are highly regarded for their remarkable piece of poetry on valuable subjects. From time immemorial Urdu poets have contributed fairly to the treasure of Urdu poetry. View more
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 اب ان سے اور تقاضائے بادہ کیا کرتا 
Nasir Kazmi is famous in the subcontinent due to his ability to choose simple words to express their feelings. Love the second last line 'Bus Ek Chehra Kitabi Nazar Me Hai Nasir' this such a lovely line by Nasir Kazmi.
By: hira, lhr on Jan, 21 2019
 سینہ و دل حسرتوں سے چھا گیا 
Dard Kuch Kuch Bik Tou Chonka Gaya, what a line where Khwaja Mir Dard used Takhallus in amazing style. On this poetry the poet was in sad mood and express his feeling of sadness with using simple words which I like.
By: ghazala, khi on Jan, 21 2019
 درمیاں گر نہ ترا وعدۂ فردا ہوتا 
Hello, I am Sana and I am very thankful to Rubab whi share such a lovely poetry by Anwar Masood on this page, actually I love the Ghazalz of Anwar Masood because the way when he wrote Ghazal make him unique with other poets.
By: sana, khi on Jan, 21 2019
 اس کے کوچے سے جو اٹھ اہل وفا جاتے ہیں 
Sad and heart touching Shayari by one of the renowned poet Mir Taqi Mir, this page is amazing where I am easily find the poetry of any poet which I want. 'Is Kai Kochay Se Jo Uth' is one of the best sad kalam.
By: danial, khi on Jan, 21 2019
 موزوں کلام میں جو ثنائے نبی ہوئی 
Abul Kalam Azad had a great ability to wrote poetry in Persian, many of the poets translate his various kalam in Urdu and other language, here I am successfully find his famous Naat 'Mozoon Kalam Me' these every lines are beautiful.
By: saima, khi on Jan, 21 2019
Poetry is the language of emotions, sentiments and feelings. Poetries are written and narrated in different languages but the influence of Urdu Sher o Shayari is truly unmatchable. Urdu poets of the subcontinents are highly regarded for their remarkable piece of poetry on valuable subjects. From time immemorial Urdu poets have contributed fairly to the treasure of Urdu poetry.

Urdu poetry has its roots deep in our culture and it tends to grow strongly from time to time. Urdu poets in India have been associated with writing some masterpiece lyrics of Bollywood movie songs. These poetic lyrics have been highly appreciated in the movies. Some of the renowned Urdu poets in India including Gulzar and Javed Akhtar have been writing some amazing Urdu poetic lyrics and dialogues from quite some time. Work of Indian famous poets like Girish Karnad, P. Bhaskaran, Nida Fazli, Josh Malih Abadi, and Mahadevi Verma has been highly acknowledged by Sher o Shayari lovers. In India Urdu poetry is highly admired due to its strong lyrics.

Urdu poetry in Pakistan is culturally rich and linguistically accurate in terms of its expression. Urdu poets of Pakistan have been adding some incredible Urdu poems, Urdu Sher o Shayari and Urdu Ghazals from time to time. Allama Iqbal, Mirza Ghalib, and Altaf Hussain Hali were truly legends of Urdu poetry. Apart from old conventional poets, modern Urdu poets of Pakistan have been adding some dedicated and meaningful Sher o Shayari to the Urdu literature. Some renowned names include Amjad Islam Amjad, Asghar Nadeem Syed, Anwar Masood, Ahmed Faraz, Wasi Shah and many more. The work of these poets has been appreciated by the masses.

This page covers the detailed work of Urdu poets of the subcontinent. You can find poetic work of all the leading Urdu poets on this platform, which you can read, and share online with ease.