Sumitranandan Pant सुमित्रानंदन पंत
Sumitranandan Pant (May 20, 1900- December 28, 1977) was born in Kausani village
of Almora District (Uttarakhand). He is considered one of the major poets of Chhayavaad
in Hindi literature. He also wrote progressive, philosophical, socialist and humanist poems.
He wrote twenty-eight published works including poetry, verse plays and essays. He received
the Jnanpith Award, in 1968 for Chidambara, Nehru Peace Prize by the Soviet Union for
Lokayatan, "Sahitya Kala Academy" award for "Kala Aur Burha Chand". He was also honored
with Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan. His poetical works are Uchchhavaas, Pallav,
Veena, Granthi, Gunjan, Gramya, Yugaant, Yugaantar, Swarna Kiran, Swarnadhuli, Kala Aur
Burha Chand, Lokyatan, Satyakam, Mukti Yajna, Tarapath (collection), Mansi, Yugvani, Uttra,
Rajatshikhar, Shilpi, Sauvarna, Atima, Yugpath (Yugaant,Yugaantar), Patjhar, Avgunthit,
Jyotsana, Meghnad Vadh, Khadi Ke Phool (co-author Harivansh Rai Bachchan), Madhujwal
(Traslation of Rubaiyat of Ummar Khayyam from Persian).
Hindi Poetry Sumitranandan Pant
Hindi Poems Sumitranandan Pant