Urdu poets and writers of Karnataka by Muslim Saleem

Muslim Saleem reciting his ghazals at Jashn-e-Muslim Saleem at MP Urdu Academy, Bhopal on December 30, 2012.

(The poetry portion of this site is edited by Muslim Saleem, who is poet, writer and journalist of repute. Muslim Saleem’s ash’ar are widely popular due to being connected with grassroots. It was his idea that we created this directory of Urdu poets and writers of Madhya Pradesh-Chief Editor,Ataullah Faizan and Editor (Abdul Ahad Farhan) (See Muslim Saleem’s poetry with English and Hindi translations at this web site, muslimsaleem.blogspot.com and muslimsaleem.wordpress.com) Email: muslimsaleem@rediffmail.com mobiles: 9009217456, 9893611323 phone 0755-2730580. Muslim Saleem is an alumni of Aligarh Muslim University and is DCE of Hindustan Times, Bhopal. Related directories: Urdu poets and writers of India and Urdu poets and writers of Madhya Pradesh on khojkhabarnews.com’s poetry section)

(Note the list of deceased litterateurs in the end of this directory) Urdu poets and writers of Karnataka

Karnataka ke aduaba-o-shuara

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Hakeem Mohammad Imam Imami

(also Hakim Muhammad Imam Imami): He is regarded as Baba-e-Urdu of Karnataka. He was born in Chintamani taluka of Mysore district in 1935  and died in 2000.*******************************************************************

Razzaq Asar Shahabadi

taaruf

kalam1

Hamd

salaam

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Prof Saleema Kolur

Prof Saleema KolurHOD Urdu associate professor at Karnataka Arts College Dharwad. Born 10 May 1966, Studied Graduation And caligraphy in urdu at Nehru Arts and Science College, HUBLI, Went to Anglu urdu girls high school hubli. Lives in Dharwad. From Hubli

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Sabir Shahabadi

Sabir Shahabadi*********************************************************************

Sajid Hameed

Karnataka Sajid Hameed*********************************************************************

Saleem Tamannai

Saleem Tamannai was an exemplary prose writer and great patron of Urdu in Karnataka. His style of Urdu prose writing gave him a special status in the literary field. He was a research scholar, portrait writer and drama writer of a high standard. Saleem Tamannai had dedicated himself for the cause of Urdu and its development across the state. He was a top level research scholar.

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Sameera H. Khalili

Sameera H. Khalili, Urdu short-story writer (wife of a known poet and short-story writer Nazim Khalili of Raichur).

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Shaida Roomani

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Sitwat Raza Badauni

She is a good poetess. Lives at Bangalore but hails from Badaun, Uttar Pradesh. Born November 10, 1950. Worked at Municipal Girls Inter College Badaun. Studied at Aligarh Muslim University, Past: Municipal Girls Inter College Badaun. Facebook profile>

Specimen of poetry:

TAZMEEN BY SITWAT RAZA BUDAUNI

KHIRAJ-E-AQEEDAT MARHOOM SHAAYER PYAM KAKRALVI KE ASHAR PER TAZMEEN UNKE YOUM-E-WAFAT KE MAUQE PAR

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JANAB PAYAAM KAKRALWI MARHOOM KA SHYER

LAOON KAHAN SE WOH LAB E JANAN KI SURKHIYAN
RANGEENI-YE HAYAT KAHAN DHOONDTA PHIROON

TAZMEEN BY SITWAT RAZA BUDAUNI

ZULFON KI WOH SIYAH GHATATOP BADLIYAN
PALKON KI CHILMANON SE NIGAHON KI SHOKHIYAN
AARIZ SE KHHIJL HOTI SHAFAQ KI WOH LALIYAN
LAOON KAHAN SE WOH LAB E JANAN KI SURKHIYAN
RANGEENI YE HAYAT KAHAN DHOONDTA PHIROON

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JANAB PAYAAM KAKRALWI MARHOOM KA SHYER

MERE KHIYAL MEIN WOH IS TARHA HAIN JALWA FIGAN
KEH JAISE TAJMAHIL CHANDNI KE DAMAN MEIN

TAZMEEN BY SITWAT RAZA BUDAUNI

SUNAIHRI ZULFON KE SAAYE MEIN MARMARI SA BADAN
WOH TAABNAAk NIGAHEN KEH JHILMILAATE RATAN
WOH SADGI WOH NAFASAT WOH PUR SUKOOT SUKHAN
MERE KHIYAAL MEIN WOH IS TARHA HAIN JALWA FIGAN
KEH JAISE TAJ MAHIL CHANDNI KE DAMAN MEIN

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JANAB PAYAAM KAKRALWI MARHOOM KA SHYER

MAIN KHUDKUSHI KA IRADA TO KAR CHUKA THA MAGAR
PIYALA ZAHR KA UNKI NAZAR NE THAAM LIYA

TAZMEEN BY SITWAT RAZA BADAUNI

GHAMON KE BOJH SE TOOTI JO ZINDGI KI KAMAR
TO SIRF EK HI SURAT THI JI SE JAYEIN GUZAR
THA MASLIHAT KA TAQAZA HO PARA PARA JIGAR
MAIN KHUDKUSHI KA IRADA TO KAR CHUKA THA MAGAR
PYALA ZAHR KA UNKI NAZAR NE THAAM LIYA
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JANAB PAYAAM KAKRALWI MARHOOM KA SHYER

DOST BHI PYAAM AKSAR IS TARHA MILE HAM SE
JAISE AJNABI KOYEE AJNABI SE MILTA HAI

TAZMEEN BY SITWAT RAZA

JINKO JAISE MILNA THA US TARHA MILE HAM SE
DIL HI JAANTA HAI BAS JIS TARHA MILE HAM SE
DUSHMANON SE KYA SHIKWA KIS TARHA MILE HAM SE
DOST BHI PYAM AKSAR IS TARHA MILE HAM SE
JAISE AJNABI KOYEE AJNABI SE MILTA HAI
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JANAB PAYAAM KAKRALWI MARHOOM KA SHYER

MERI GUSTAKH NAZRON KA BURA HO
KISI KI CHHEEN LI PARDA NASHINI

TAZMEEN BY SITWAT RAZA BUDAUNI

ZAHE QISMAT JO WOH PARDA SARA HO
NIGAHE SHAUQ KO EK AASRA HO
MAGAR WOH CHAND BADLI MEIN GHIRA HO
MERI GUSTAAKH NAZRON KA BURA HO
KISI KI CHHEEN LI PARDA NASHINI

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Syed Shah Abdul Quddus Qadri

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Zia Roomani. Short story writer. Worked at Al-Ameen Education Society, Kolar. Attended Al-Ameen Dr. Mumtaz Ahmed Khan PU College, Kolar. Lives in Kolar, Karnatak, India. Mobile No. 0919036856550

Zia Roomani book cover

Muslim Saleem tabsira on Zia Roomani.1

Muslim Saleem tabsira on Zia Roomani.2Muslim Saleem tabsira on Zia Roomani.3Muslim Saleem tabsira on Zia Roomani.4******************************************************************

Other poets

Nayeem Iqbal, ( famous Novelist, and younger brother of Saleem Tamannai, Hafiz Karnataki, Qazi Anisul Haque, retired deputy director general of Doordarshan, Delhi, Syed Ahmed Isar, Asad Ezaz, Dr. Rahi Fidai, Zia Karnataki, Faiyaz Quraishi, Prof. Abdul Majeed Khan, Shafiq Aabdi, Munir Ahmed Jami, Milansar Ather etc. and from the women group Dr. Halima Firdous, Dr. Mahnoor Zamani Begum, Shaista Yousuf, Dr. Yasmeen Mohammedi Begum, and Farida Rahmatulla etc.