Bhawani Prasad Mishra

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Bhawani Mishra Prasad
Gathering of poets in Akhil Bhartiya Kavi Sammelan
Gathering of poets in Akhil Bhartiya Kavi Sammelan
Born(1913-03-29)29 March 1913
Tigaria, Central Provinces, British India
Died20 February 1983(1983-02-20) (aged 69)
Narsinghpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
Occupationpoet and author

Bhawani Prasad Mishra (29 March 1913 – 20 February 1983) was a Hindi poet and author. He was honoured with Sahitya Akademi Award in 1977 for his book Buni Hui Rassi.[1]

Born on 29 March 1913 in the village Tigaria of Hoshangabad district in erstwhile Central Province of British India. Bhawani Bhai lived for a long time in Delhi but died on 20 February 1983 amidst his family members at Narsinghpur town of Madhya Pradesh where he had gone to attend a marriage function.[2]

Works are[edit]

Some of the notable works of Mishr are-

  • Ye kohare mere haainn
  • Trikaal sandhyaaah,
  • Tus ki aag,
  • Kuchh neeti kuchh rajneethtti,
  • Idaṃ na mam,
  • Geetfahosh,
  • Buni hui rassi.
  • kathputli kavita.
  • Satpuda ke ghane jungle (poem)
  • pahila pain (poem)
  • Ghar ki yaad (poem)

Criticism is[edit]

A Gandhian in thought and deeds, Mishr was deeply disturbed by the so-called effects of colonization in the country. He used to say it a kind of poisoned sweet in the garb of present English education system of India.[3]

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