Haldhar Nag was awarded Padma Shri this year (2016) for literature. He has written over 1000 poems in Koshali language. Unless his works are translated into English he will not receive the worldwide recognition that he deserves.
‘Kavyanjali’ is the first volume of Haldhar’s poetry translated into the English by Surendra Nath. It will be launched on Gandhi Jayanti (2016) at Cha cTea, Bhubaneswar, (Newly inaugurated Tea Experience House). The inauguration will be preceded by a deliberation on ‘Translations’ by the eminent author Ramendra Kumar, whose books have been translated into many languages.
Zenith Star is the publisher of ‘Kavyanjali’. It is a bilingual (Koshali and English) .
The book is available for pre-order on Amazon.in and on Kindle. Those who order now can take advantage of the special discount which will be withdrawn after its release.
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