Dr Rahat Indori is an eminent Urdu language poet and Bollywood lyricist. Equally component in prose and poetry Rahat was awarded a PhD in Urdu literature from the Bhoj University of Madhya Pradesh in 1985. He has 16 Years Experience of teaching Urdu Literature in Indore University and has edited Urdu Quarterly Shakhein for 10 Years. He has written many super hit songs in many famous movies like Premshakti, Sir, Jaanam, Khuddar, Naraaz, Najaayaz, Main Khiladi tu Anadi, The Gentleman, Ramshastra, Prem agan, Himalayputra, Auzaar, Aarzu, Gundaraj, Ghatak, Dil Kitna Nadaan Hai, Hamesha, Takkar, Beqaabu, Tamanna, Hero Hindustani, Yaarana, Daraar, Ishq, Kareeb, Khauff, Mission Kashmir, Inteha, Shhhhhhhh, Munna Bhai M.B.B.S., Murder, Meenakshi, Chehra, Jurm, Gali Gali Chor Hai, Begum Jaan etc.

His sharp writings and well level presentations make him different from others his performance is wonderful orchestrated and thrills the audiences his presentation is absolutely original and fantastic he has an additional talent of making his creations ornamental superb by choosing exactly the right word fit for a particular theme of writing his style of citation leaves a mark on the listeners of all age group one can say Earth is a perfect blend of traditional style with a classical way and modern thoughts. His poetic journey includes US, UK, Canada, Singapore, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arab, UAE, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal etc. Dr Rahat Indori is the Chairman of Indore Literary Forum. In addition his many music albums has been released like Beyond time, In Search, Saher (Jagjit Singh), Mitwaa (Roopkumar Rathod) Aashiyaan (Pankaj Udhaas, Anuradh Porwal), Truly yours, Dhanak, Palkein etc. Also his many books are published Dhoop Dhoop, Panchwa Darvesh & Naaraz (Urdu Manuscript) Chand Pagal Hai, Naaraz, Moujood, Mere Baad (Devnaagri – Hindi Manuscript). Numbers of Research Scholars have attained PhD, M Phil Degree after research on life and works of Dr. Rahat Indori in several Universities of the Country.

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