Subhash Mukhopadhyay | Brief Biography


Subhash Mukhopadhyay | Brief Biography

Subhash Mukhopadhyay  Brief Biography

Subhash Mukhopadhyay | Brief Biography

Subhash Mukhopadhyay (1918-1971) was a Bengali author and poet who was known for his contributions to Bengali literature. He was born in Kolkata, India on April 26, 1918 and grew up in a middle-class family. Mukhopadhyay was interested in literature from a young age, and he began writing poetry and short stories while still in high school.

Mukhopadhyay completed his education at the University of Calcutta, where he earned a degree in Bengali literature. After graduation, he worked as a teacher for several years before beginning his career as a full-time writer. Throughout his career, Mukhopadhyay was known for his thought-provoking works that dealt with social and political issues.

One of Mukhopadhyay’s most famous works is “Arogya Niketan,” a novel that deals with the struggles of a man who is trying to make a living as a doctor in rural Bengal. The novel was well received by readers and critics alike, and it remains one of Mukhopadhyay’s most widely read works. Another famous work by Mukhopadhyay is “Chhaya,” a collection of poems that deal with themes of love and loss.

Subhash Mukhopadhyay was also known for his political activism. He was a vocal critic of the Indian government and its policies, and he used his writing to raise awareness about social and political issues. He was particularly concerned about the rights of the poor and marginalized communities, and he was a strong advocate for social justice.

Unfortunately, Mukhopadhyay’s life was cut short. He passed away on June 21, 1971, at the age of 53. However, his legacy lives on through his writing, which continues to be widely read and admired. 0 0 0.


“Subhash Mukhopadhyay: A Life and Legacy” by Nirmalendu Goon (Publisher: Ananda Publishers, 2010)
“The Art of Subhash Mukhopadhyay” by Biswajit Ghosh (Publisher: M.C. Sarkar & Sons, 2000)
“Subhash Mukhopadhyay: A Study of His Works” by Pabitra Sarkar (Publisher: Ananda Publishers, 1985). ***

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