Nazeer Akbarabadi

(1735 - 1830 / Delhi / India)

Nazeer Akbarabadi
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Nazeer Akbarabadi (or Nazir Akbarabadi) (Urdu: نظیر اکبر آبادی) (real name "Wali Muhammad") 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 the Nomad), a satire. His father was Muhammad Farooq and his mother was the daughter of Nawab Sultan Khan who was the governor of Agra Fort. Agra, the Indian city, was known as Akbarabad after Mughal emperor Akbar at that time.

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Nazeer's date of birth is not certain but most of his biographers believe that he was born in Delhi (then called ... more »

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  • Aftab alam_Ranchi, jharkhand (1/11/2018 9:51:00 AM)

    If you have the poem kaljug please upload in your hon'ble website, . It is very urgent for jssc exam held on 28th jan 2018

  • Aftab alam (1/11/2018 9:45:00 AM)

    Please upload kalyug poem for jssc computer typing test main paper on 28th Jan 2018

  • sameer (1/4/2018 5:36:00 AM)

    kaljug Akbarabadi khan milegi

  • MD FASIH AHMAD (1/2/2018 9:03:00 AM)

    Kalyug poetry by Nazeer akbar abaadi

  • Md Fasih AHMAD (1/2/2018 9:02:00 AM)

    Anybody has nazeer akbar abadi ....kalyug poetry

  • Khalid Mehmood (12/19/2017 3:18:00 AM)

    I want to read the Poem Hans Nama by Nazir Akbarabadi

  • Khalid Mehmood (12/19/2017 3:17:00 AM)

    please post the Hans Nama Poem by Nazir Akbarabadi

  • NAZAM KALJUG (12/9/2017 12:49:00 PM)

    Please upload Nazeer Akbarabadi's Name Kaljug

  • NAZAM KALJUG (12/9/2017 12:48:00 PM)

    I want to read nazam Kaljug of Nazeer Akbarabadi, If Possible please upload that poem

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