His pen name, Ajneya, signified something that cannot be known or comprehended. He explored new forms of poetry and experimented. He was a poet, writer, journalist, and critic.
Mannu Bhandari, a modern storyteller and novelist of Hindi literature, was born in Bhanpura, Madhya Pradesh, and grew up in Ajmer, Rajasthan, where her father Sukhsampat Rai Bhandari was a freedom fighter, social reformer, and the creator of the first English to Hindi and English to Marathi dictionaries.
Phookan was admitted to the GMCH on Wednesday night in critical condition and was undergoing treatment, stated the hospital officials.
World Hindi Day has its origins in the early 20th century, when Hindi was initially acknowledged as India’s official language.
Mats Malm, permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy, announced the winner Thursday in Stockholm, Sweden.
Other possible winners include literary giants from around the world: Kenyan writer Ngugi Wa Thiong’o, Japan’s Haruki Murakami, Norway’s Jon Fosse, Antigua-born Jamaica Kincaid and France’s Annie Ernaux.
There are so many words that people who don’t even speak the language have picked up and used on a regular basis. That’s probably why there are many Hindi words that have been added to the Oxford Dictionary! Here’s a list of a few of them.
Organisers of the Kalinga Literary Festival (KLF) said the event will be held in Kathmandu in association with Himalayan Diary Pvt Ltd, and Rastrika Sahitya Samaj, Nepal.
The book was Amazon’s top-selling book last month and now the author released his book for Indians at an event in Bangalore where he was interviewed by journalist Rajdeep Sardesai.
Born in 1868 in a southern port city called Marseille, Rostand grew up in a wealthy and cultured family.
Girish Karnad is one of the most acclaimed playwrights and actors in India. He has been a part of the Indian film industry for over four decades. His work has been appreciated by audiences and critics alike.
Born in Kasauli (now in Himachal Pradesh) in 1934, Bond grew up in Jamnagar (Gujarat), Dehradun, New Delhi and Simla (now Shimla).
The books comprise novels, poems, autobiographies, travelogues, he added.
Talking about whether the hybrid mode of the festival would continue he said, he definitely hoped that it does continue in the sense that at the moment, they have got quite a lot of their international writers now appearing on Zoom, and only the local writers appearing in person.
Deepak Mukut and Mansi Bagla have acquired the rights of Bond’s romantic short stories for the anthology series.
Let us have a look at some of his selected poems on the occasion of Kumar Vishwas’s birthday, which people like very much.
The book, published by the Penguin Random House India (PRHI), is a ”mind-bending story of a serial killer hunting another serial killer, and a detective caught in the middle of this deadly competition”.
Rahat Indori, known as Rahat Saab, once became a painter to make a living. Here are some of the ones I found to be interesting Facts about Rahat Indori.
The annual awards, given in 20 Indian languages, included seven books of poetry, two novels, five short stories, two plays, one book each of biography, autobiography, criticism and epic poetry.