Rajendra Bhandari

Nepalese poet and academic

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Rajendra Bhandari
Born 1956
Kalimpong, West Bengal, India
Occupation Poet, writer
Language Nepali
Nationality Indian

Rajendra Bhandari (born 1956) is an Indian Nepali-language poet and academic at the Sikkim Government College in Gangtok.[1]

Biography[edit]

Born in brahmin family of Kalimpong, Darjeeling district,[2] Bhandari has lived in Gangtok since the 1980s. He is the son of Bhagirat Bhandari a prominent writer and an astrologer. He received a doctorate in Nepali literature from the University of North Bengal.[1]

Bhandari has won awards for his poetry, including the 1981 Diyalo Purashkar in Poetry from the Nepali Sahitya Sammelan in Darjeeling, the 1998 Shiva Kumar Rai Memorial Award from the South Sikkim Sahitya Sammelan and the 1999 Dr. Shova Kanti Thegim Memorial Award for poetry from the Shovakanti Memorial Trust in Gangtok.[1]

Bibliography[edit]

Each year links to its corresponding “[year] in poetry” article:

  • 1979: Hiundey yee chisa raatka pardeharuma (“In the Veils of Cold Wintry Nights”), Gangtok, Sikkim: Padmakala Prakashan[1]
  • 1986: Yee shabdaharu: yee harafharu (“These Words: These Lines”), Gangtok, Sikkim: Jana Paksha Prakashan[1]
  • 1998: Kshar/Akshar (“Perishable/ Imperishable”), Gangtok, Sikkim: Jana Paksha Prakashan[1]

References[edit]

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  1. ^ a b c d e f Web page titled “Rajendra Bhandari” Archived 30 May 2013 at the Wayback Machine at the Poetry International website, retrieved July 25, 2010
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