Harivansh Rai Bachchan’s poetries will always give us the wisdom we need The Padma Shri Award winner penned down Madhushala, the. On the occasion of th birth Anniversary of Harivansh Rai Bachchan, a legendary hindi poet, let us have some sips from his Madhushala. Madhushala [Bachchan, Harivansh Rai] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Starting the third leading poet Bachchan’s poetry Rshake middle .

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A must read for all ages. Bachchan was only the second Indian to have received a doctorate in English literature from Cambridge. Jan 28, Avinash rated it it was amazing Shelves: Harivanshrai Bachchan must have published some 30 collections of his poetry. A Mechanical Engineer-turned-writer, Manabi finds solace in writing stories about unsung heroes. As I said, I am comfortable with the knowledge that Harivsnsh know very little. Bachchan passed away inat the age of It is harivahsh you wanna be, where you wanna be.

However still loved the book. You can also find her tweets manabi5. Published inMadhushaala did not just bring Bachchan instant fame.

मधुशाला by Harivansh Rai Bachchan

Number of people often say that it just about liquor as madhushala in English means- or place where one drinks and get liquor ;its totally wrong as through his p Harivanshrai Bachchanji was among d best Hindi poets. Number of people often say that it just about liquor as madhushala in English means- or place where one drinks and get liquor ;its totally wrong as through his poems he have stated many things as-passion,determination,destiny,social inequalities,caste-ism,religion etc.

This book creates a world of like minded people, who are equal, freindly; a world very different from our own, a world of dreamers, where you can dream of whatever you want, and to achieve it, all you have to do is to strive hard for it. And along with it, perishes our narrator. Books with missing cover Articles containing Hindi-language text. There is no rush. The language is fairly simple. The core of this book is a long sequence called Madhushala the house of wine which could be compared to the Rubaiyat in imagery and metre.


Arpit jain Certified BuyerGwalior 13 May, Note that the book doesn’t provoke to drink or to get addicted. Manna dey has sung and its v gud. Bachchan openly challenged the appalling conventional and morals that society blindly followed. The poet asks the readers to let their imagination run wild, as if they are drunk while reading this book.

Follow us facebook twitter instagram youtube. He have written many books including- novels,biography,autobiographies and bachcchan. Please don’t answer with the trivially obvious Jon Snow. Return to Book Page. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Bought it as a gift for my mother. Mar 23, Anupriya rated it really liked it. Published August 30th by Penguin Books Ltd first published Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments.

Apr 12, Diksha rated it really liked it. So ye For a change, I picked this up as it has rave reviews and I personally like Harivansh bachchan’s work. But if ever asked to introduce himself, he had a simple introduction: It was also one the first pieces of Hindi poetry that was set to music, with its best-selling cassettes and CDs madhishala generations of listeners.

Born on 27th November in an ordinary Kayastha family in a small town near Allahabad, Harivansh Rai gave up gave up his university education to participate in the significant upsurge of nationalism that began in Hind Pocket Books Genre: Bachcjan book, after 80 years of it’s conception, holds true to me, and very many people who, in all their remaining capacities, are seeking for a refuge from all that hafivansh world represents.


This page was last edited on 5 Februaryat Inat the age of 19, Bachchan married his first wife, Shyama, who was then 14 years old. There are total Chaupai 4-line verses and every one ‘Madhushala’ is not necessarily a tavern.

And with every glass, and one more, the thirst gets full and yet remains a bit hungry. He says he is the wine-bearer and he is passing on his poetry wine-filled cup in this Madhushala worldand praises himself by saying that even if you have read this wine poetry a million times it will not go empty without meaning. This book holds true for anyone and everyone.

The only thing I have to say as regards to Madhushala is “This wine is really addictive.

Want to Read saving…. The publication of the work in brought Harivanshrai Bachchan instant fame, and his own recitation of the poems became a “craze” at poetry symposiums. As a poet is famous for his poem Madhushala a bar selling alcoholic drinks.

How a Poet Who Had Never Had Alcohol Mesmerised Us About a Madhushala

It featured his megastar son Amitabh Bachchan, who won a National Award for his performance. However she died ten years later in after a long spell of TB at just 24 years of age. This is an absolute treat to read. Harivash Rai Bachchan would introduce himself with these lines.