Madhav Prasad Ghimire No more with us
गाउँछ गीत नेपाली, ज्योतिको पङ्ख उचाली…
This will remain one of my favourite songs of all time. Madhav Prasad Ghimire has blessed us with his literary works for forever. Thank you for everything. You'll always stay in our hearts. Rest in Peace, sir.
Veteran poet Madhav Prasad Ghimire Dies at the age of 102 at his own home.he was lately suffering from respiratory problems.
He was awarded with the Poet of the nation Award in 2060,Asoj 10 by the Prime Minister Surya Bahadur Thapa.
Some of buleted points regarding Madhav Prasad Gimire;
Madhav prasad Ghimire
- Madhav prasad ghimire was born on 23 september 1919 AD (Asoj,7,1976 BS ) in pustun of lamjung district.
- Father Gaurishankar and Mother Draupadi.
- He Was the first Child Gaurishankar and Draupadi.
- He is considered as the POET OF THE NATION (Rastra Kavi)
- When he was 3 years old his mother died
- He started reading at the age of 6.
- He was capable of learning Panchanga at the age of Eight from the man fulebaba.
- At the age of eleven he left his home for study of sanskrit
- His went to different placeds to study ,ultimate distination being banaras.
- His first publication is Gyanpuspa published in Gorkhapatra.
- He served as co-editor of Gorkhapatra Later in life.(1944AD)(2001 BS)
- He was the writer member of Bhashanubad parishad in 1941 AD (1998BS)
- After returning from the Banaras he went to his home village and started teaching.
- His most popular Book is GUARI , A LAMENT TALE.(1947)
- His 100th birthday was celebrated on 23 September 2018 all over Nepal with various programs.
- He was Honorary Brigadier general of Nepal Army.
- He died at the age of 101 on 18 august 2020 ( Bhadra ,2,2077), at 5:55 PM ,Tuesday due to respiratory problems.
- His Cremation ceremony with honour will be done by Nepal Army.
- His first wife was died in 2004 BS.
- He has One wife ,two sons and 6 daughters.
List of His literary works
|6||Himal Pari Himal Wari||2054|
|14||Afnai Basuri Afnai Geet||–|
|15||Gauncha geet nepali (Song)||–|
|16||Pool ko thunga Bagera Gayo||–|
|17||Ajai hai Rati ke Dekhe Sapana||–|
Award and Honours
|S.N||Honours and Awards||For||Date|
|1||Sajha Award||Himal Wari Himal Pari||1997/1998(AD)|
|2||Sajha Award||Charu Charcha||2001/2002(AD)|
|3||Padma shree Shadana Samman Puraskar||2067 BS|
|4||Chhanda Shiromani||PM Suryabahadur Thapa||7 Asoj 2060|
|5||Poet of the Nation||–||10 Asoj 2060|
Reaction of different people After death of Madhav Prasad Ghimire.
1.Routine of Nepal Banda