(1765-1855) introduced in Kashmiri the Persian forms of the masnavi and ghazal.
He is noted for his work Yusuf Zulaikha, a poem which is a major contribution to
Kashmiri literature. It is the first and the most popular masnavi in Kashmiri.
It comprises 700 verses and has also been rendered into the German by the famous
19th century European scholar Fredrich Burkhard.