Not to be confused with Sanskrit writer, Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya (1917-1982).
Dr. Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya (1924 – 6 August 1997) was a famous Indian writer and one of the pioneers of modern Assamese Literature. He was first ever recipient of the Jnanpith Award given to an Assamese writer, in the year 1979 for his novel Mrityunjay (Immortal), followed by Indira Goswami in 2001. He was also a recipient of Sahitya Akademi Award in Assamese in 1961 for his Assamese novel Iyaruingom(Iyaruingam), which is considered a masterpiece of Indian literature. In 2005, a translation of the work published by Katha Books with the title Love in the Time of Insurgency was released. Another famous novel written by Dr. Bhattacharya is Aai(Mother).
He was the President of Asam Sahitya Sabha (Assam Literary Society) during 1983-1985.
- Kolong aajiu boi(1962) - collection of short stories
- Satsori(1963) - collection of short stories
- published some poems in magazine Jayanthi.
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Thu, 04 Sep 2014 18:12:49 -0700
Born in 1934 in the small village of Chakiya in Baliya, Uttar Pradesh, the well known Hindi poet Kedarnath Singh came of poetic age in the Ajneya edited Teesra Saptak. His muse is suffused with the shades of the village and the warmth of love, the ...
Wed, 02 Oct 2013 06:41:15 -0700
Jyanpeeth awardee Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya took a sympathetic stand through his writings towards the movement, and he opposed the activities of State-sponsored terrorism.” Thakur has his reasons for not dealing with the subject in his writings yet.
Sun, 29 Dec 2013 10:33:45 -0800
... becoming a full-fledged regional station, the Guwahati station of AIR has flourished in the company of cultural and literary stalwarts of the State like Nabakanta Barua, Syed Abdul Malik, Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya, Dr Bhupen Hazarika and many others.
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 09:39:05 -0800
GUWAHATI, Nov 11 – The first Dr Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya Award, 2009, instituted by the State Directorate of Cultural Affairs, was presented to Radhika Mohan Bhagawati, eminent journalist and the Editor of Assamese daily Dainik Asam today.
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 11:02:30 -0700
“We have also plans to translate and print at least one to two books from Assam every year in Hindi,” he said, adding that works of Jnanpith winner late Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya and of Rita Choudhury are also likely to be part of the project.
Times of Assam
Fri, 08 Feb 2013 02:06:33 -0800
... Nilomoni Phukan in 1947, Ambikagiri Raichoudhury in 1950, Dr Surya kumar Bhuyan in 1953, Gyananath Bora in 1968, Maheswar Neog in 1974, Dr Satyendra Nath Sarma in 1975, Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya in 1983, Dr Nirmalaprabha Bordoloi in 1991 ...
Times of India
Tue, 29 Nov 2011 20:52:30 -0800
She became the second Assamese to win the Jnanpith Award for Literature in 2000, after Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya who won the award 1979 for Mrityunjay. She turned down the Padma Shri in 2002, in the same year Rabindra Bharati University awarded ...
Eastern Panorama (registration) (blog)
Thu, 22 Dec 2011 04:33:45 -0800
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