Harivansh Rai Bachchan

Real Name:
Harivansh Rai Shrivastav
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Harivansh Rai Bachchan (born 27 November 1907, Allahabad, Agra, British India (now in Uttar Pradesh, India) – died 18 January 2003, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India) was a noted Indian poet of the Chhayavaad literary movement (romantic upsurge) of early 20th century Hindi literature. Born in a Srivastava Kayastha family, in the village of Babupatti (Raniganj) in the district of Pratapgarh, he was also a famous poet of the Hindi Kavi Sammelan. He is best known for his early work Madhushala (मधुशाला). He is also the father of the noted Hindi film actor, Amitabh Bachchan. In 1976, he was honoured with the Padma Bhushan for his immense contribution to Hindi literature.
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EASD. 1511 Harivansh Rai Bachchan - Madhushala album art Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan* Madhushala(LP) His Master's Voice EASD. 1511 India 1973 Sell This Version
CDNF 154019, CDNF 1 54019 Harivansh Rai Bachchan Rendered By Manna Dey Composed By Jaidev Recitations By Amitabh Bachchan Harivansh Rai Bachchan Rendered By Manna Dey Composed By Jaidev Recitations By Amitabh Bachchan - The Genius Of Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan - Featuring Madhushala(CD) EMI, RPG Enterprises CDNF 154019, CDNF 1 54019 UK 1994 Sell This Version
CDNF 1-54019 Harivansh Rai Bachchan The Genius Of Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan(CD, Album) EMI, The Gramophone Company Of India Ltd. CDNF 1-54019 India 1994 Sell This Version