Joytiprashad Agarwala-Brief Life Sketch



Joytiprashad Agarwala-Brief Life Sketch


Joytiprashad Agarwala-Brief Life Sketch

Joytiprashad Agarwala

Joytiprashad Agarwala-Brief Life Sketch

Joytiprashad Agarwala (1903- 1951) was a poet, lyricist, dramatist, cinema director and freedom fighter.

Joytiprashad Agarwala was born in the Tea Garden of Tamulbari. His father’s name was Paramanada Agrawala and his mother’s name was Kiranmoi Agarwala. He matriculated in 1926 and went to England for higher education but he returned without taking any degree. Then he went to Germany to take training in cinematography. After returning from Germany he produced and directed the first Assamese cinema Joymoti in 1935. In  Quit India Movement, 1942 he took an active part. In 1939 he made the second Assamese cinema called ‘Indramalati’.

Joytiprashad Agarwala composed many lyrics on the themes of patriotism, nature, love, beauty and rebellion against British Rule in India. He also wrote some plays as ‘Sonit Kunwari, Karengar Ligiri, Lavita, Khanikar, Nimati Kaina, Shun Pakhili, Kanaklata’ and ‘Sundar Kunwar’

Through his writings, he celebrated the glory of beauty in all things so he is called ‘Rupkunwar’ (Prince of Beauty).

He died in 1951 A. D. 0 0 0


N.B.  The article ‘Joytiprashad Agarwala-Brief Life Sketch’ originally belongs to the book ‘Introduction to World Writers‘ by Menonim Menonimus.

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