Articles tagged under: Poetry
August 16, 2014
Ahmedabad, 16 August 2014
Union Home Ministry has approved a proposal to change the name of Majadar village in Gujarat as Kagdham. Majadar village is situated in Rajula taluka of Amreli district. According to Department of General Administration, Government of Gujarat the village has been renamed now as Kagdham, as approval of Department of Home, Government of India has arrived for the same.
One of the most famous folk litterateur/poet Kag Bapu or Dula Bhaya Kag wa...Read More
May 22, 2013
Gandhinagar, 22 May 2013
Gujarat Chief Minister Shri Narendra Modi today launched a poetry collection of Hindi poet Ritupriya Khare titled as 'Jay Jay Garvi Gujarat - Jivan Hai Utsav Jaha' in Gandhinagar.
The coffee table book has fifty Hindi poetries covering unique features of Gujarat's development under the leadership of Chief Minister Shri Narendra Modi.
Chief Minister Shri Modi congratulated Ritupriya Khare - a non-Gujarati poet - for her love for Gujar...Read More
January 25, 2013
Amreli, 25 January 2013
Amreli town will celebrate late poet Shri Ramesh Parekh's birth anniversary on 27 January. The event has been organized by Gujarat Sahitya Akademy, Rupayatan and Mudra under the title of 'Ful sami hu drashti fenku'. Shri Parekh's wife Rasilaben will inaugurate the event.
The programme will be held in three parts. The first session 'Gajaro 1' will be addressed by Vallabh Vidyanagar based Gunvant Vyas. He will talk about Ramesh Parekh's life and wor...Read More
August 26, 2012
Ahmedabad, 26 August 2012
Fanatika Theatre Club and TransIndus Foundation in collaboration with Alliance Francaise d'Ahmedabad and Gujarati Sahitya Parishad have organized VACHIKAM (dramatic reading) of Sitanshu Yashaschandra's JAAGINE JOUN TO.. with live music, original compositions directed by Nisarg Trivedi on Tuesday, 28 August 2012 at7:00 pm at Gujarati Sahitya Parishad. Padmashri Sitanshu Yashaschandra will be present on the occasion. Entry is free in this event and it ...Read More
August 10, 2012
Shri Suresh Dalal was lastly in Ahmedabad to launch poet Ankit Trivedi's book
Ahmedabad, 10 August 2012
Mumbai based legendary Gujarati poet Shri Suresh Dalal is no more.
He passed away on Friday evening due to heart attack.
Sureshbhai is survived by his wife Sushila Dalal and two daughter Niyati and Mitali.
A day before his death he had visited Image publications office to complete his three columns. On Janmashtami evening, when Sureshbhai was taking pills just afte...Read More
May 15, 2012
Ahmedabad, 15 May 2012
Presented above is the video of veteran Gujarati poet Shri Rajendra Shukla's address at Amdavad book fair's literary session. Shri Rajendra Shukla's lecture was titled as 'Poetry and me.' Shri Shukla said his all poetries are autobiographical. He said he first feels the things, and then pen them down as poetry. Enjoy the video.
April 23, 2012
Ahmedabad, 23 April 2012
Doordarsha kendra, Ahmedabad on the occassion of its silver jubilee year honored 10 achievers from different fields of Gujarat with Girnar Shiromani Award 2012. An award function was organized on 19th of April in Ahmedabad's Tagore hall. While the life time achievement award was presented to veteran Gujarati film and stage actor Upendra Trivedi, famous music composer/singer duo Shyamal Saumil were honored for their contribution to Gujarati music. Poet S...Read More
April 10, 2012
Ahmedabad, 10 April, 2012
Ankit Trivedi, one of the most well-known contemporary Gujarati young poets, will receive Gujarat government's 'Yuva Gaurav Puraskar' on Thursday, 12th of April, 2012 in Ahmedabad's Thakorbhai Desai hall.
Minister Shri Fakirbhai Vaghela will present the award in presence of local MLA and city BJP President Rakesh Shah and Mayor of Ahmedabad Shri Asit Vora.
On this occasion, veteran Gujarati poet Shri Suresh Dalal will speak on Ankit's contributi...Read More
November 06, 2011
Ahmedabad/Vapi, 6 November, 2011
Veteren poet Shri Natvarlal Pandya 'Ushnas' passed away today. He was 91.
Usahnas, born in Vadodara's Savli(28-9-1920)town. After having education in Mehsana, Siddhpur, Savli and Dabhoi he passed B.A with Sanskrit in Vadodara's M.S.university in 1942. In 1945 he passed M.A. with Gujarati as main subject from same university. Later he worked in Rosery high school, Garda college(Navsari), arts college(Valsad). He became Gujarati Adhyapak Sangh's P...Read More
September 11, 2011
Ahmedabad,11 September 2011
On Saturday(11 September, 2011) evening, the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation organized a Kavi sammelan in city’s Tagore hall under ‘Sanskar chauro’ initiative.
City Mayor attended the event throughout and appreciated poets for their creation. Krusha Dave (one of the poets) praised the mayor to encourage poets and hoped many more similar initiatives were take.
Gujarat’s best known contemporary poets graced the occasion. Some of the select...Read More
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