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Urdu poet of Mughal era
Mir Taqi Mir
Born 1723
Agra
Died 1810 (aged 87)
Lucknow
Pen name Mir
Occupation Urdu poet
Nationality Indian
Period Mughal era
Genres Ghazal
Subjects Love, Philosophy

Mir Taqi Mir (born 1723 in Agra - died September 21, 1810 in Lucknow). Mir is sometimes written as Meer. He was an Urdu poet and one of the pioneers who gave Urdu shape to itself. He is remembered as Khuda-e-Sukhan which means "god of poetry".


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