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Shah Hussain Biography | Poet

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Biography

Shah Hussain (1538–1599) was a Punjabi Sufi poet who is regarded as a Sufi saint. He was the son of Sheikh Usman, a weaver, and belonged to the Dhudha clan of Rajputs. He was born in Lahore (present-day Pakistan ). He is considered a pioneer of the Kafi form of Punjabi poetry.