Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib

Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib
Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib is one of the great poets of the Mughal empire, of whose dying court he was the chief ornament. His ghazals, many set to music and sung by the most popular South Asian vocalists, still pervade the cultures of India and Pakistan.

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Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib

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Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib is one of the great poets of the Mughal empire, of whose dying court he was the chief ornament. His ghazals, many set to music and sung by the most popular South Asian vocalists, still pervade the cultures of India and Pakistan.

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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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