Poets/Writers From Lucknow
Known for his Urdu translation of Bhagwat Geeta in verse titled- Naseem-e-Irfaan.
A contemporary of Dagh Dehlavi. Famous for his ghazal 'Sarkati Jae Hai Rukh Se Naqab Ahista Ahista'.
Faqeer Muhammad Goya
Prominent desciple of Nasikh who served in the armies of Maratha ruler Yashwant Rao Holkar at Indore and Ghaziuddin Haider, Nawab of Awadh
Munshi Amirullah Tasleem
Renowned later classical poet of Lucknow who had also written many oft quoted shers
Poet, Editor of several literary magazines like Khandag-e-Nazar, Zamana Kanpur and Adeeb