Consider the following Muslim poets of medieval India:
1. Rasakhan
2. Amir Khusrau
3. Mulla Daud
4. Qutuban
Who among the above wrote poetry mainly on Hindu mythological heroes ?

Answer: [A] Only 1

Rasakhan was a poet who was both a Muslim and follower of Lord Krishna. The poetry of Raskhan focuses on Lord Krishna. “Lilas” of Lord Krishna, such as Bal Lila, Chir Haran Lila, Kunj Lila, Ras Lila, Panghat Lila, and Dan Lila, were his favorite subjects. Apart from Lilas, Raskhan has also created poems on Lord Shankar, Goddess Ganga, and the Holi festival.

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