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The Punjabi Writers page at Uddari has been populated with Waris Shah Award winning writer of short fiction, Nadir Ali from Lahore; the winner of Massod Khadarposh Award and Waris Shah Award, Mansha Yaad from Islamabad; and, the recipient of many awards who was named by Khushwant Singh as ‘The Queen of Punjabi Literature’, Amrita Pritam from New Delhi.

Please do not wait to be asked, send information about yourself or other writers to Uddari for this page.

Punjabi Writers Page at Uddari

View the new Punjabi Writers page that aspires to compile a database of Punjabi writers and artists anywhere in the world.

It is a matter of pride for Uddari that our first entry is Punjabi Canadian Poet/Playwright/Cultural Activist Ajmer Rode of Vancouver who has contributed much to the development of Punjabi literature and Punjabi literary community in Canada.

If you are writing in Punjabi please be supportive of this effort, and enter your information in the text box at the end of Punjabi Writers page.

You can also paste text in an email message, attach photos as .gif or .jpeg files, and send it to Fauzia Rafiq at

Punjabi Literature