Naat is the form of poetry written in the glory of Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH). Naat is recited after Hamd. After the humd and naat, Qawwali singers often sing Manqabat which is a poem written in the glory of a Sufi elder.

1833 -1889

Prominent poet of classical mould from Nengal, known for his 'Tazkira 'Sukhan-e-Shoara'.

An extraordinary poet of Rampur.

1926 -2020

Popular poet with great appeal among the masses, a representative of Ganga-Jamuni culture

1829 -1900

A contemporary of Dagh Dehlavi. Famous for his ghazal 'Sarkati Jae Hai Rukh Se Naqab Ahista Ahista'.

Among the finest poets of the Abulolaiya Jaha'ngiria Sufi Order, and works for the dissemination of Sufi tradition in Goa.