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Jaishankar Prasad1889 - 1937
Jaishankar Prasad (30 January 1889 - 15 November 1937) was a celebrity in modern Hindi literature as well as Hindi theater. Prasad was his pen name. Prasad started writing poetry under the pen name 'har kaladhar'. The first collection of poetry, written by Jai Shankar Prasad, titled Chitradhar, was written in the Braj dialect of Hindi but his later compositions are in Khadi Boli or Sanskritist Hindi.
Birth
30 January 1889
Birth Place
Varanasi, Uttar pradesh, India
Family Name
Jaishankar Prasad
Pen Name
Har Kaladhar
Language
Hindi

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Good luck and bad luck are the names of human weakness. I consider Purushartha as the regulator of all. Purushartha irrigates good fortune.

Jaishankar Prasad

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Jaishankar Prasad


Born: 31 July 1880
Birth Place: Varanasi, Uttar pradesh, India
Pen Name: Jaishankar Prasad
Language: Hindi
Notable Works: chhaya,  aansu,  maharana ka mahattvaajaatshatru , kankaal

Jaishankar Prasad (30 January 1889 - 15 November 1937) was a celebrity in modern Hindi literature as well as Hindi theater. Prasad was his pen name. Prasad started writing poetry under the pen name 'har kaladhar'. The first collection of poetry, written by Jai Shankar Prasad, titled Chitradhar, was written in the Braj dialect of Hindi but his later compositions are in Khadi Boli or Sanskritist Hindi.

Good luck and bad luck are the names of human weakness. I consider Purushartha as the regulator of all. Purushartha irrigates good fortune.

- Jaishankar Prasad -