Kurukshetra - Dinkar
Ramdhari Singh Dinkar was most famous Hindi poet and patriot. He was born on 23 September 1908 at Simaria. His father was Babu Ravi Singh and mother was Manroop Devi.
His works are mostly of 'Veer Rasa', or the 'brave mode'. He is hailed as the greatest Hindi poet of 'Veer Rasa' since Bhushan.
He received awards from Kashi Nagri Pracharini Sabha, Uttar Pradesh Government and also an award by the Government of India for his epic-poem Kurukshetra.He got the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1959 for his work Sanskriti ke Char Adhyay. He was also a recipient of Padma Bhushan in 1959 by the Government of India. Dinkar's fans widely believe that he truly deserved the honour of "Rashtra Kavi".
He also became a nominated member of the Rajya Sabha, in 1952.
He was died on 24 April 1974 .
Kurukshetra is written by Ramdhari Singh Dinkar. Kurukshetra is a narrative poem based on the Santi Parva of the Mahabharata. It was written at a time when the memories of the Second World War were fresh in the mind of the poet.
Name of E-book : Kurukshetra
Writer : Ramdhari Singh Dinkar
Language : Hindi
File type : PDF