Sad poetry 1. Amir Khusrau is considered to be the first Urdu poet in North India and his ghazal which combines Persian and Hindvi, is usually cited as an example: 2. Ze haal miskeen makun taghaful, durai nainan banay batiyanâ€Ś. 3. Other historians and critics differ and consider Wali or Haatim as the first.