Zaka Siddiqi

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Zaka Siddiqi
Born 1937
Died 2003 (aged 66)
Nationality India
Occupation Urdu Poet
Years active 1961–2003

Zaka Siddiqi (1937-2003) was an Urdu poet and a critic of Urdu and Persian poetry. His published works include Aamadnaama, Aaj Ki Shab Phir Sannaata, and Makaateebe Habeeb.

Life[edit]

Ghazal singer Jagjit Singh has performed two of his ghazals, Khamoshi Khud Apni Sada Ho and Jeete Rehne Ki Saza De in his albums In Search and Face to Face, respectively.

Works[edit]

  • Aamadnaama
  • Aaj Ki Shab Phir Sannaata
  • Makaateebe Habeeb

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