Satyendranath Dutta

[The Wizard of Rhymes] (11 February 1882 - 25 June 1922 / Nimta, Kolkata / British India)

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Satyendranath Dutta (also spelt as Satyendranath Datta or Satyendra Nath Dutta) (Bengali: সত্যেন্দ্রনাথ দত্ত), a Bengali poet, is considered "The Wizard of Rhymes" (or ছন্দের যাদুকর - chhonder jadukar in Bengali). Satyendranath Dutta was an expert in many disciplines of intellectual enquiry including medieval Indian history, culture, and mythology.

Early Life and Education

Satyendranath Dutta was born in the village of Nimta near Kolkata. His father Rajaninath Dutta, who hailed from the village of Chupi in Burdwan, was a trader. His grandfather, akshay kumar datta, was editor of the tattvabodhini patrika.His grandfather, Akshay Kumar Datta, was a great ... more »

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  • Harun Syed (12/14/2012 7:57:00 PM)

    It would be highly appreciated if you post Mr dutta's NOORJAHAN poem - thanks

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