GRAND MASTER – DR. MOHAMMAD SHAFI SITAPURI

 

Dr. Mohammad Shafi Sitapuri (born on December 5, 1963) of Uttar Pradesh, India, is titled as ‘Grand Master’ for composing a long Urdu poem in the form of a Ghazal. The Ghazal is an ode to love and consists of 1278 verses and 2556 lines, which have been compiled in the form of a book called ‘Dariya-e-Ghazal’, as confirmed on February 5, 2020.