Category Archives: Literary Figures

Contains the description of the famous literary figures of Nepali Literature as well English Literature.

Edmund Spenser

  Edmund Spenser was an English poet best known for The Faerie Queene, an epic poem and fantastical allegory celebrating the Tudor dynasty and Elizabeth I. He is recognised as one of the premier craftsmen of Modern English verse in … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England’s national poet and the “Bard of Avon”. His surviving works, including some collaborations, consist … Continue reading

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Robert Frost

Robert Lee Frost was an American poet. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech. His work frequently employed settings from rural life in New England in the early twentieth … Continue reading

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Maya Angelou

Born Marguerite Ann Johnson on April 4, 1928 was an American author and poet who has been called “America’s most visible black female autobiographer” by scholar Joanne M. Braxton. She is best known for her series of six autobiographical volumes, … Continue reading

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मोधनाथ पश्रित

Modnath Prashrit was born in 1942 in Arghakhanchi District of Western Nepal. He has Master’s degrees in Ayurvedha, Nepali language, and Sanskrit and has published 29 books on social issues and traditional medicine. He received the coveted Madan Puraskar in … Continue reading

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भीमनिधि तिवारी

Bhimnidhi Tiwari was born to a young couple Lalnidhi Tiwari and Nanda Kumari Tiwari in 1911. Lalnidhi Tiwari was extremely pleased as he had previously had no sons and organized the Indrasavha drama – an extravagant thing to do at … Continue reading

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माधव प्रसाद घिमिरे

Madhav Prasad Ghimire Madhav Ghimmire is a living legend. Born in 1919, he is among the last of the older generation of poets in Nepal. His contemporaries – Bal Krishna Sama, Laxmi Prasad Devkota, and Siddhicharan Shrestha – have become … Continue reading

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