Bhanubhakta Acharya

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Bhanubhakta Acharya
Aadikavi Bhanubhakta Acharya.jpg
A Statue of Bhanubhakta Acharya in a Kathmandu, Nepal
Born 1814 (1871 B.S.)
Chundi Ramgha, Tanahu District, Nepal
Died 1868 (aged 53–54) (1925 B.S.)
Occupation Poet

Bhanubhakta Acharya (Nepali: भानुभक्त आचार्य) (1814 – 1868) is a Nepalese poet who translated the great epic Ramayana from Sanskrit to Nepali language. Born in 1814 in Tanahu, he was educated at home, with a strong leaning towards religion from his grandfather.

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  • Ācārya, Naranātha, Śivarāja Ācārya, Sāmbarāja Ācārya, and Jayaraj Acharya (1979). Ādikavi Bhānubhakta Ācāryako saccā jı̄vanacarittra. Tanuṅa: Naranātha Ācārya. OCLC 10023122. 
  • Books about Bhānubhakta, in Nepalese

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