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Bivek Bhandari | 737 comments Please add bio

Date Of Birth : 23 June 1934
Place of Birth: Barbote, Ilam, Nepal

Dr. Taranath Sharma popular name Tana Sarma is a famous litterateur of Nepal. He is recognized as travel writer, essayist and literary critic. Dr. Sharma has authored over 112 books in Nepali language. While studying BA in Banaras, he initiated the 'Jharro Nepali' a literature movement with his friends. He has written his first work, Ojhel Parda, in 1966 inside jail while he was imprisoned for criticizing late King Mahendra's poem. He got PhD in Linguistics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the US.
He was the first travelogue writer to win the Madan Puraskar award in 2026 B.S for his travelogue "Belaet Tira Baralida". He has won Sajha Puraskar for his work "Sam ra Sam ka Kritiharu" in 2028 B.S.


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Bivek Bhandari | 737 comments Thank You.

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