Khagendra Thakur

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Khagendra Thakur is a Hindi writer and literary critic from Jharkhand and long time General Secretary of Progressive Writers Association.[1] He stepped into the field of Hindi literature over four decades ago as a poet and gradually switched over to prose and writing.[2] He is also among the few living literary critics, who have a considerable command over all the fields of Hindi literature.[2] A voracious reader, Thakur is also known as a learned editor and cultural activist.[2] He has been to erstwhile USSR and GDR.[2]



He born at Village Malini, District-Godda, State- Jharkhand

  • Dhar ek Vyakul, 1967
  • Rakt Kamal Dharti Par, 2003

Literary Criticism[edit]


  1. ^ "Rallying around for issues". The Hindu. 2003-04-17. Retrieved 2009-03-28. 
  2. ^ a b c d Sudhir Kumar Mishra (2005-11-14). "From Marxism to muse". The Telegraph. Retrieved 2009-03-28.