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Bonds And Verses: A Circle Of Urdu Poets

Bonds And Verses: A Circle Of Urdu Poets

Stories from the lives of Majaz Lucknowi, Ali Sardar Jafri, Sahir Ludhinavi, Javed Akhtar; Jagjit Singh, Kaifi Azmi, Gulzar and many more

05 August 2022
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah Actor Shailesh Lodha To Host Poetry Show

Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah Actor Shailesh Lodha To Host Poetry Show

'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah' fame actor, poet and writer Sailesh Lodha is all set to host a new poetry show 'Waah Bhai Waah'.

17 June 2022

Arunoday Singh's Debut Poetry Book 'Unsung' To Release On June 30

"Aisha" actor Arunoday Singh is ready to become an author with his book 'Unsung' being released on June 30. The actor claims to be ecstatic and feels surreal...

Discursive Ruminations: Three Poems By Asad Zaidi

Discursive Ruminations: Three Poems By Asad Zaidi

Asad Zaidi’s poetic voice has remained at an angular relationship to the Hindi (Hindu, Hindustan) literary world. Having written some of the landmark and...

04 June 2022

Anuvad, Tarjuma, Bhashantar, Rupantar, Teeka, Vivartnam: The Story Of Indian Translations

To deliberately misquote Dilip Chitre’s poem Lost Images, a lifetime is not enough to realise what it means to be a translator

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10 June 2022
For Good And For Verse: What The Booker Prize Can Do For Indian Poetry

For Good And For Verse: What The Booker Prize Can Do For Indian Poetry

A Bitter-Sweet Experience in the World of Literary Translations: In the global Anglophone market, only the novel and big non-fiction travel. Our best poetry...


19 May 2022
From A Technical And Administrative Professional To A Poet, Narayan Dutt Pandey Is An Inspiration For Budding Poets

From A Technical And Administrative Professional To A Poet, Narayan Dutt Pandey Is An Inspiration For Budding Poets

The budding poets should be honest about their craft, themselves, and the realities of their lives. So don’t be caught in between the harsh truth of life of...


08 May 2022
Poems of Colours, Memories, Sounds, Tastes and Smells

Poems of Colours, Memories, Sounds, Tastes and Smells

These poems bring alive images of twinkling jasmine flowers and purple geraniums; mynahs and mockingbirds; guavas and grapefruits to make profound comments on...


21 March 2022
The City Rises Like Needles

The City Rises Like Needles

In the asphalt jungle, where broken hearts go haywire, tall buildings look like lighted postboxes where people fold themselves like paper into envelopes.


21 March 2022
Poems About Letting Go Of Love, And Its Afterglow

Poems About Letting Go Of Love, And Its Afterglow

A narrative of loss: of innocence, and freshness in love. When the dust settles on a relationship, the heart learns to let go. But we still hold on to the old...


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17 March 2022
Literary Lens

Literary Lens

Writers, poets and artists weigh in on the socio-political changes in five states that went to the polls.


27 May 2022
The Talking Vulture

The Talking Vulture

This poem, translated from the original in Meitei by Khuraijam Nirupama, was composed for a pre-election poetry recital event titled Ethical Election,...


14 March 2022
Lieper Publication Has Partnered With Poet Asha Ponnachan To Release Her First Book

Lieper Publication Has Partnered With Poet Asha Ponnachan To Release Her First Book

Canadian poet Asha Ponnachan's book 'The Moon at my Window' has been launched worldwide.


11 March 2022
Ankush Tiwari: A Poet For Whom Passion And Profession Go Hand In Hand

Ankush Tiwari: A Poet For Whom Passion And Profession Go Hand In Hand

Ankush has been showcasing his work on stages with over a hundred speeches in several forums. His literary career started in the year 2017 when his first book...


06 March 2022
Nasir Kazmi: The Poet Who Made Migration A Civilizational Experience 

Nasir Kazmi: The Poet Who Made Migration A Civilizational Experience 

Nasir Kazmi, who died 50 years ago in Lahore, gave a new idiom and confidence to melody in the 20th century and overturned the opinions of critics about ghazal.


01 March 2022
Chetna Pandey: A Poet, A Tabla Player, And Yogi’s Challenger Fighting On Cong Ticket in Gorakhpur

Chetna Pandey: A Poet, A Tabla Player, And Yogi’s Challenger Fighting On Cong Ticket in Gorakhpur

‘The Congress is waging ‘astitva ki ladayi’ (the battle for existence) on behalf of the women and the marginalised. This fight is bound to bring in a...


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03 February 2022
India-Born Poet Nidhi Zak/Aria Eipe's Poetry Collection Longlisted For Prestigious Dylan Thomas Prize

India-Born Poet Nidhi Zak/Aria Eipe's Poetry Collection Longlisted For Prestigious Dylan Thomas Prize

The Dylan Thomas Prize which is awarded in partnership with Swansea University, celebrates the international world of fiction in all its forms including...


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