Ghulam Haider Gagroo
Kh Ghulam Haider Gagroo (February 1912 – 11 November 1975), also known as Qaiser Kishtwari, was a Magistrate in Kashmir who composed poetry in the Kashmiri and Urdu languages. Dr Zaheer Uddin describe...
Abdul Ahad Azad
Abdul Ahad Azad (1903–1948) was one of the well known Kashmiri poets of his era. He was one of the pioneers of the modernist movement.Azad is often referred to as JOHN KEATS of kashmir. Both Keats and...
Arnimal
Arnimal (Kashmiri: अर्णिमाल) (18th century) was a leading Kashmiri poet. According to some scholars, many of the verses attributed to poet Habba Khatun actually belong to her.
Rupa Bhawani
Rupa Bhawani (ca. 1620 - ca. 1720) was a Kashmiri mystic poet.
Kshemendra
Kshemendra (c. 990 – c. 1070 CE) was a Kashmirian poet of the 11th century, writing in Sanskrit.Born into an old, cultured, and affluent family, both his education and literary output were broad and v...
Rasul Mir
Rasool Mir (Kashmiri: रसूल मीर, رسول مِر) (died 1870) was one of the leading Kashmiri poets of the 19th century. He was born at Doru Shahabad, a historic town in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir...
Mahjoor
Peerzada Ghulam Ahmad (Kashmiri: ग़ुलाम अहमद , غلام احمد ); 3 September 1885 − 9 April 1952), better known by the pen name Mahjoor (Kashmiri: महजूर , مہجور ), was a renowned poet of the J&...
Doru Shahabad
Doru Shahabad (also written as Dooru Shahabad or only Doru) is a town and a notified area committee in Anantnag district of the Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir. It is also known as historical town...
Amin Kamil
Amin Kamil (1924 - 2014) was a major voice in Kashmiri poetry and one of the chief exponents of modern ghazal in the language. His influence is widely accepted by his contemporaries and later generati...
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Zinda Kaul
Zinda Kaul (1884–1965) was a well-known Indian poet, writer & teacher. He composed in Persian, Hindi, Urdu and Kashmiri. Kaul also translated works of Kashmiri into English, Persian and Devnagari....
Maqbool Shah Kralawari
Maqbool Shah Kralawari (Kashmiri: मक़बूल शाह क्रालवारी , مقبول شاہ کرالواری ) (1820–1876) was a lyricist of the 19th century Kashmiri literature. His best-known poem is "Gulrez" (Scattered Flowers...
Habba Khatoon
Habba Khatoon (1554 - 1609) was a 16th-century Kashmiri mystic-poet and ascetic, who is also known as 'Nightingale of Kashmir'. She was born in the small village Chandrahar (Chandhaur) just outside ...
Bilhana
Kavi Bilhana was an 11th-century Kashmiri poet. He is known for his love poem, the Caurapañcāśikā.According to legend, the Brahman Bilhana fell in love with the daughter of King Madanabhirama, Princes...
Farooq Nazki
Farooq Nazki is a poet, broadcaster and media personality from the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. In 1995 he won the Sahitya Academy award in Kashmiri language literature for his book of poetry, N...
Dina Nath Walli
Dina Nath Walli (Dinanath Walli) also known by his pen name Almast Kashmiri (1908–2006) was renowned water colour artist and poet from Srinagar city in Kashmir valley. He was the part of the modern a...
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Rehman Rahi
Abdur Rehman Rahi (born March 6, 1925, Srinagar) is a Kashmiri poet, translator and critic. He was awarded the Indian Sahitya Akademi Award in 1961 for his poetry collection Nawroz-i-Saba, the Padma S...
Mahmud Gami
Mahmud Gami (1765–1855) introduced in Kashmiri the Persian forms of the masnavi and ghazal. He was born at Dooru shahabad, a historical town in south kashmir. He is noted for his work Yusuf Zulaikha, ...
Sheikh Noor-ud-din Wali
Nund Rishi, also known as Sheikh Noor-ud-din, was a Kashmiri saint who belonged to the Rishi order. In various circles, he is also called as Alamdar-e-Kashmir and Sheikh-ul-Alam (these names were giv...
Lalleshwari
Lalleshwari (1320–1392) was a mystic of the Kashmiri Shaivite sect. She was a creator of the mystic poetry called vatsun or Vakhs, literally "speech". Known as Lal Vakhs, her verses are the earliest c...
Obaidullah Aleem
Obaidullah Aleem(Urdu: عبیدالله علیم‎, June 12, 1939 – May 18, 1998) was a modern poet of Urdu language. He is ranked among the best Ghazal writers of modern times.He was born in 1939 in B...
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