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Western tradition and naturalistic Hindi theatre. He wrote the widely mentioned history of the Agrawal community. This list is incomplete ; you can help bharatehdu expanding it.

Without the knowledge of the mother tongue, there is no cure for the pain of heart. He “combined pleas for use of Swadeshi articles with demands for replacement of Urdu by Hindi in courts and a ban on cow slaughter “. This influence reflected in his Hindi translation of the Bengali drama Vidyasundar, three years later, in According to Barbara and Thomas R.

Bharatendu Harishchandra – Wikipedia

He wrote under the pseudonym Girdhar Das. The Birth of Hindi Drama in Banaras: In recognition of his services as a writer, patron and moderniser, the title of “Bharatendu” was conferred on him at a public meeting by scholars of Kashi in He was typical of those Indians who engaged with the Western institutions and learning: He was an author of several dramas, life sketches jarischandra travel accounts; he used new media like reports, publications, letters to the editor, translations and literary works to shape public opinion.


University of California Press. He was an influential Hindu “traditionalist”, using Vaishnava devotionalism to define a coherent Hindu religion.

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He used new media, especially publications to shape public opinion. Jagari and power in Banaras: It has ten couplets. Many arts and education infinite, knowledge of various kinds. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Bhartendu Harishchandra (Author of Andher Nagari)

His major plays are:. Writing under the pen name “Rasa”, Harishchandra represented the agonies of the people, country’s poverty, dependency, inhuman exploitation, the unrest of the middle class and the urge for the progress of the country. This page was last edited on 13 Decemberat His ancestors were hariscbandra in Bengal.

The poet asserts the importance of using mother tongue as a medium of instruction—conversational and educational.

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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 Bharatendu’s parents died when he was young but they seem to have had an influence on him.


The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting of India gives Bharatendu Harishchandra Awards since to promote original writings in Hindi mass communication.

They refused to leave authority over religion to Brahmans who were traditionally educated. Bharatendu Harishchandra entered theatre activity as an actor and soon become director, manager, and playwright. He used theatre as a tool to shape public opinion.

Harishchandra was also typical of revivalists of Hindi Literature which were closely connected with Hindu revivalist movements. The nationalization of Hindu traditions: Should be taken from all countries, but naari propagated in one’s mother tongue.

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.

A Concise History of India. Harishchandra insisted on the value of image worship and interpreted Bhakti as devotion to a single god; this was in response to Orientalist and Christian critiques of Hinduism. Retrieved from ” https: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Bharatendu devoted his life to the development of Hindi literature.