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Why Sukanta Bhattacharya is famous?

Why Sukanta Bhattacharya is famous?

Sukanta Bhattacharya (Bengali: সুকান্ত ভট্টাচার্য) was a Bengali poet and playwright. Along with Rabindranath Tagore and Kazi Nazrul Islam, he was one of the key figures of modern Bengali poetry, despite the fact that most of his works had been in publication posthumously.

How Sukanta Bhattacharya died?

He died from tuberculosis, three months before India achieved independence.

When did sukanta Bhattacharya born?

August 15, 1926
Sukanta Bhattacharya/Date of birth

At what age did sukanta Bhattacharya died?

20 years (1926–1947)
Sukanta Bhattacharya/Age at death

What is the relationship between Sukanta Bhattacharya and Buddhadeb Bhattacharya?

Born in 1944 in north Calcutta, Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee belongs to a family which had produced another famous son. Revolutionary poet Sukanta Bhattacharya was his father’s cousin.

Which is the native place of sukant?

Gopalganj District, Bangladesh
Sukanta Bhattacharya/Place of birth

Who is sukanto?

Sukanta Kumar Majumdar is an Indian politician. He was elected to the Lok Sabha, lower house of the Parliament of India from Balurghat, West Bengal in the 2019 Indian general election. Currently, he is the 10th state president of Bharatiya Janata Party, West Bengal.

Is Bhattacharjee and Bhattacharya same?

Bhattacharya, Bhattacharyya, and Bhattacharjee are three common spellings of an Indian Kanyakubja Brahmin surname.

How old is Buddhadeb Bhattacharya?

77 years (March 1, 1944)
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee/Age

At what age did Jyoti Basu died?

95 years (1914–2010)
Jyoti Basu/Age at death

Who is Sukanta Bhattacharya and what did he do?

Sukanta Bhattacharya was a Bengali poet and playwright who is regarded as one of the key figures of modern Bengali poetry alongside Rabindranath Tagore and Kazi Nazrul Islam. But most of his works were published posthumously. During his life, his poems were not widely circulated.

Who are the parents of Sukanta Bhattacharya and Sunita Devi?

Sukanta Bhattacharya was born on 15 August 1926 to Nibaran Chandra Bhattacharya and Sunita Devi. His father was the owner of Saraswat Library, a publishing and book selling enterprise. He had 6 siblings.

Why was Sukanta Bhattacharya called Young Nazrul Islam?

He was called ‘Young Nazrul’ and ‘Kishore Bidrohi Kobi’, a reference to the great rebel poet Kazi Nazrul Islam for Sukanta’s similar rebellious stance against the tyranny of the British Raj and the oppression by the social elites through the work of his poetry. He died from tuberculosis, three months before India achieved independence.

Who is the nephew of Buddhadeb Bhattacharya?

Buddhadeb Bhattacharya, the former Chief Minister of West Bengal is his nephew. Sukanta was born at his maternal grandfather’s house at Kalighat, Calcutta (now Kolkata, West Bengal), although his family hailed from the village of Kotalipara in Gopalganj of modern day Bangladesh.