Overblog Follow this blog
Administration Create my blog

4 posts with mughal empire

Momin Khan Momin

Momin Khan Momin

Momin Khan Momin (1800–1851) was a Mughal era poet known for his Urdu ghazals and used "Momin" as his taxalluṣ (the Urdu word for nom de plume ). He was a contemporary of Mirza Ghalib and Zauq, today his grave lies near the parking area near Maulana Azad...

Read more

Mirza Ghalib

Mirza Ghalib

Ghalib born Mirza Asadullah Baig Khan on 27 December 1797 – died 15 February 1869), [1] was a classical Urdu and Persian poet from the Mughal Empire during British colonial rule. He used his pen-names of Ghalib (Urdu/Persian: غالب, ġhālib means "dominant")...

Read more

Mohammad Ibrahim Zauq

Mohammad Ibrahim Zauq

Sheikh Muhammad Ibrahim Zauq (1789–1854) was an exceptional and great Urdu poet and scholar of literature, poetics and relegion . He wrote poetry under nom de plume "Zauq", and was appointed poet laureate of the Mughal Court in Delhi just at the of 19....

Read more

Nazeer Akbarabadi

Nazeer Akbarabadi

Nazeer Akbarabadi (real name "Wali Muhammad") (1735–1830) was an 18th-century Indian poet known as "Father of Nazm", who wrote Urdu ghazals and nazms under nom de plume (takhallus) "Nazeer", most remembered for his poems like Banjaranama (Chronicle of...

Read more