Kundurti Anjaneyulu

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Kundurti Anjaneyulu
Born December 16, 1922
Kotavaripalem, Guntur district
Died 1982
Nationality Indian
Ethnicity Hindu
Citizenship India
Education B.A.
Alma mater Andhra Christian College, Guntur
Genre Writer
Notable works Kundurti Kritulu
Notable awards Sahitya Akademi Award
Spouse Sundaramma

Kundurti Anjaneyulu (Telugu: కుందుర్తి ఆంజనేయులు) (December 16, 1922 – 1982) was a Telugu poet. He was a winner of the Sahitya Akademi Award. He is also known as “Vachana Kavitha Pitamahudu” (Father of prose poetry).[1]

Literary works[edit]

  • Souptikam
  • Rasadhuni
  • Amavaasya
  • Naa Preyasi
  • Nayaagara
  • Telangana
  • Dandi Yaatra
  • Asha
  • Nagaramlo Vaana
  • Naaloni Vaadaalu
  • Hamsa Egiripoyindi
  • Teera Nenu Kaasta Egiripoyaaka
  • Meghamaala
  • Idi Naa Jenda
  • Kundurti Peethikalu
  • Kundurti Vyaasaalu
  • Batuku Maata

Awards[edit]

Free Verse Trust[edit]

The group, "Free Verse Front", was founded by him and has been giving prizes since 1967. Free Verse Front Prize Trust was founded on 31 July 1979 in Hyderabad.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.vedah.net/manasanskriti/Kundurti.html
  2. ^ The Encyclopedia of Indian Literature, by Amaresh Datta, Volume 1, pp.307.