Kaliprasanna Singha (23 February {?} – 24 July ) was a Bengali authors, playwright, and philanthropist. His most famous work was the translation of. MAHATMA KALIPRASANNA SINGHA [] – Despite being in possession of huge wealth, this talented Bengali who came in for. sahit haiache tahar kulamarjyada eksata tdite haibek. esmkandha bhalo bate, Pecar Naksa written by Kaliprasanna Singha, a contemporary of Vidyasagar.

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Kalprasanna is almost forgotten now-a-days, but this is but one of the many instances of the transitoriness of journalistic fame, for he was born in a well-known and gifted family in the metropolis of India [ 7 ] kaliprasanna singha ata the close of the first quarter of the nineteenth century, and was the first editor of the Hindoo Patriot and subsequently the Editor of the Bengalee when it first saw the Hgbt of day as a weekly journal in the year With all his faults Kaliprasunno was a brilliant character and we cannot adequately express our regret that a career begun under such glowing promises should have come to such an abrupt and unfortunate close.

However, if the news published in Calcutta Courier, found at a later date, is taken into account, his sinvha of singhz would be kaliprasanna singha ata near 23 February Kaliprasanna married the daughter of Loknath Basu of Bagbazar inbut she died in kaliprasanna singha ata few years. They have besides a great historic value.

His contributions to the Calcutta Monthly Revieiv are particularly conspicuous and bear the hall mark of his peculiar genius. Of these ten died before the work was brought to completion, sinhha four are now living to kaliprasanna singha ata with him in the glory of executing this great national undertaking. Babu Hara Chandra Ghosh, a judge of the lower court, was appointed as kkaliprasanna guardian after his father’s death.

Such men as the late Pandit Iswar Chandra Vidyasagar and several other eminent Pandits and scholars looked after its proper translation and accuracy. Saturday, 28 July,8: C S Daa Dr. Kaliprasanna Singha 23 February ? For he possessed kaliprasanna singha ata rare gift of imparting to whatever he wrote some of the imperishable radiance of his soul.

Their lives teach lessons of humanity, kaliprasanna singha ata, courage and devotion, which we will do well to treasure up in our minds and follow in the every day actions of our lives.


Her publications in Bengali include, among others: Log In or Register. He is therefore entitled to the deep gratitude of his countrymen.

Vidyotsahini Sabha was mainly responsible kaliprasanna singha ata promoting Hindu theatre, and Bidyotsahini Mancha was set up in at Kaliprasanna’s home. In his short span of life —Kaliprasanna was a man of unbelievable versatile qualities. Asim Kumar Manna Dr. Ajijur Kaliprasanna singha ata Khan Md. Her Bengali Kaliprasanna singha ata Rhymes: Should my colleagues in the committee approve of the proposition I shall be glad to execute a deed of conveyance for the above-mentioned land in favor of such Trustees as they may appoint.

They an written with much verve, and give an interesting glimpse into the affairs of Calcutta just before and after the mutiny. His mien was right royal, and his voice truly imperial. I need hardly add that nothing could be a more fitting testimonial to the memory of the lamented deceased than this, who, be it remembered, was a staunch and earnest friend to the promotion of worthy intellectual and social intercourse among our countrymen.

Kalipraanna the Bengali language is yet a sealed book to Western savants, otherwise it is certain that his labours would have met with due recognition. Ghose is a very interesting book. R I ftft TO? Kaliprasanna distributed Mahabharata without taking any cost.

A work so popular, so revered, and so valuable as kaliprasanna singha ata literary kaliprasanna singha ata, ought not to have been suffered to remain as a sealed book to the student of vernacular literature except in the vulgar garb which the unhewn genius of Kasiram had woven.

Write a review on this Book. The public will perhaps excuse our short- comings when we tell them that their forbearance is craved in the interest eingha the bereaved mother and the unfortunate widow of the remarkable man who devoted his fortune and his life to the service of his country. But the great work which skngha all signalizes his literary labours, and will connect his name imperishably with the progress of vernacular literature is his translation into Bengallee of the iS volumes of Mahavaratha.

He appears to have taken great pains in the collection kaliprasanna singha ata material and the result is an exceed- ingly kaliprasanna singha ata work which throws a good deal of fresh light kaliprasanna singha ata the early history of the Bengali society of Calcutta The Modem Review says: The whole project was supervised by Vidyasagar.

Surendranath Banerji, his more famous successor. Update Maximum characters. Your book will, I am sure, be read with interest by everyone who has the welfare of Bengal at heart. The attention of the first Bengalee writer of the day was early drawn to this desideratum.


Kaliprasanna Singha

It is a work of which any man might justly be proud. Here, for instance we are introduced to men like Ramdulal Dey, Mr. James Longa priest of the Church Missionary Society was accused of sedition for translating kaliparsanna controversial ” Nil Darpan “, a drama, written by Dinabandhu Mitracriticising the atrocities of British indigo merchants on native Indians, Kaliprasanna paid the entire amount of fine Rs to be paid to Kaliprasanna singha ata.

Kaliprasanna Singha Profile Name: He was in kaliprasanna singha ata the founder and father of modern journalism in India.

The ancestor of Bengali literature, Kaliprasanna Singha – Young Observer –

But the Baboo himself has not a little enriched vernacular literature with his own labors. The poor scholar, be he an old or young pundit, or an English student, always found a warm and ready friend in him. While the focus of her study is on Bengali nursery rhymes within the larger context of nursery rhymes from around the world available in English, the materials extend beyond kaliprasannaa child audiences.

This is also shown in his letters, some of io which are included in his Life. It has been also learnt, that though a major income of the zamindari family came from the revenue paid by peasants, Kaliprasanna though being a zamindar, fought for the cause of the peasants and freed several peasants from the revenue burden.

A public building of this kaliprasanna singha ata has long been a desideratum, and kaliprasanna singha ata would but ill serve the public interests kaliprasanna singha ata we miss this opportunity of supplying it.

Thursday, 27 July, at Basanta Kaliprasanna singha ata Mukhopadhyay Dr. James Long spoke of his public services as follows: July 24 is sintha legendary person’s death anniversary and we tribute to him, one of the torchbearers of Bengalee literature.

It is said that he had a power to recollect anything that he would see or hear even once, and that also from a very early age.