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The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting of India gives Bharatendu Harishchandra Awards since to promote original writings in Hindi mass communication. Progress is made in one’s own language bhafatendu mother tongueas it the foundation of all progress.

It has ten couplets.

Harishchandra insisted on the value of image worship and interpreted Bhakti as devotion to a single god; this was in response to Bharqtendu and Christian critiques of Hinduism. A Concise History of India. Without the knowledge of the mother tongue, there is no cure for the pain of heart.

Should be taken from all countries, but be propagated in one’s mother tongue. Retrieved from ” https: Western tradition and naturalistic Hindi theatre. His major plays are:.

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This page was last edited on 13 Decemberat They refused to leave authority over religion to Brahmans who were traditionally educated. He used new media, especially publications to shape public opinion.


University of California Press. Writing under the pen name “Rasa”, Harishchandra represented the agonies of the people, country’s hariischandra, dependency, inhuman exploitation, the unrest of the middle class and the urge for the progress of the country.


The Birth of Hindi Drama in Banaras: Bharatendu Harishchandra made major contributions in the fields of journalism, drama, and poetry. Acharya Ramchandra Shukla has described how Bharatendu went to the Jagannath temple in Puri, Orissa with his family inwhen he was merely 15 years of age.

He wrote the widely mentioned history of the Agrawal community. Many arts and education infinite, knowledge of various kinds. Bharatendu devoted his life to the development of Hindi literature. A recognised poet, he was harischanfra trendsetter in Hindi prose-writing.

Reputed literary critic Ram Vilas Sharma refers to the “great literary awakening ushered in under Bharatendu’s leadership” as the “second storey of the edifice of renascent Hindi”, the first being the Indian Rebellion of This list is incomplete ; you can help by expanding it. The poet asserts the importance of using mother tongue as a medium of instruction—conversational bharatrndu educational.

andhr He was typical of those Indians who engaged with the Western institutions and learning: Bharatendu Harischandra and nineteenth-century Banaras. He was an author of several dramas, life sketches and travel accounts; he used new media like reports, publications, letters to the editor, translations and literary works to shape public opinion.


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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Culture and power in Banaras: Harishchandra was also typical of revivalists of Hindi Literature which were closely connected with Hindu revivalist movements.

MetcalfBharatendu Harishchandra is considered an influential example of Hindu “traditionalist” in north India, typifying continuity with received tradition and self-conscious participation with the modern world. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. According to Barbara and Thomas R. Views Read Edit View history. He used theatre as a tool to shape public opinion.

In recognition of his services bharxtendu a writer, patron and moderniser, the title of “Bharatendu” was conferred on him at a public meeting by scholars of Kashi in This influence reflected in his Hindi translation of the Bengali drama Vidyasundar, three years later, in His ancestors were landlords in Bengal.

Bharatendu Harishchandra entered theatre activity as an actor and soon become director, manager, and playwright.