PUBLISHED ON JUL 31, 2021 02:47 PM IST
The world of Hindi literature seems incomplete if the name Premchand doesn’t get mentioned. Any Indian you must’ve met would be lying if they haven’t come across his work at least once in their life. His works remain to be read vastly up until today and there’s no denying the fact that he was a brilliant writer with a cause.
Hindustan Times | By Lyricst and filmmaker Gulzar
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2020 09:50 AM IST
The legendary poet, writer and filmmaker celebrates Ray’s Centenary Year with Brunch by penning a special tribute
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2019 09:28 AM IST
One of the most accomplished men of letters in Hindi, his works such as Seva Sadan, Nirmala, Bade Ghar Ki Beti, and short stories including Idgah, Kafan and Namak ka Daroga, powerfully depict through words the society as it prevailed during his time.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Abdul Jadid, Gorakhpur
PUBLISHED ON JUN 15, 2018 11:50 AM IST
Most of us have grown up reading Munshi Premchand’s ‘Eidgah’, a touching tale of the emotional bond between four-year-old orphan Hamid and his grandmother Amina, but not many know that a fair at Gorakhpur’s Eidgah inspired him to pen the story.