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Poet and Writer

Ahmad Rahi

He was a legendary Punjabi poet and story writer
Ahmad Rahi - Poet and Writer - He was a legendary Punjabi poet and story writer

Some facts about Ahmad Rahi
Real name Ghulam Ahmad
First film Laray (Punjabi - 1950)
Active career
Life Monday, 12 November, 1923 - Monday, 2 September, 2002
Born at Amritsar, India
Language Punjabi
Profession Poet, writer, journalist
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Ahmad Rahi penned many classical songs in movies like Heer Ranjha, Dil Dia Lagian, (1970), Baji (1963), Mirza Jatt (1967), Sassi Punnu (1968), Mahi Munda (1956), Yakkay Wali (1957), Payel Ki Jhankar (1966), Nikkay Hundia Da Pyar (1969) and many more..

Ahmad Rahi began his career as journalist in Urdu magazine Savera from Lahore. His poetry book Tarinjan became text book in language studies in Punjabi. He was born on November 12, 1923 in Amritsar, India and died on September 2, 2002 in Lahore.




Ahmad Rahi

Interviewed by Yasmin Hameed, Ptv (1994)

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