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Bhashaposhini is an Indian monthly magazine. It is one of the oldest Malayalam literary review magazines.

Bhashaposhini was first published in 1892 as a literary journal of the 'Bhashaposhini Sabha'. The founder editor was Kandathil Varugheese Mappillai.[1] In 1895, it was amalgamated to another magazine 'Vidhyavinodini'. However, after 3 years, in 1897, resumed as an independent journal again. It continued to be an important and authentic periodical until 1942. After a long break, in 1977 June, this publication was revived by the Malayala Manorama group of Publications. At present, it is one of the significant Malayalam periodical that is published monthly.

Contribution of veterans like Kerala Varma Valiyakoyi Thampuran, Ulloor, Muloor S.Padmanabha Panicker, Kattakkayathil Cheriyan Mappilai and Moorkoth Kumaran had appeared in the pages of this publication.

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  1. ^ Datta, A. (1987). Encyclopaedia of Indian Literature: A-Devo. Encyclopaedia of Indian literature. Sahitya Akademi. ISBN 9788126018031. Retrieved 13 October 2013.