Shridhar Tilve is an Indian poet, philosopher, novelist, director, actor and playwright.
His father Shantaram was a shopkeeper, painter and classical singer. His mother Nalini is a housewife and once was an actress. His maternal and paternal family is Pujari of Rawalnath temple in Nageshi and politically active in their village Nageshi-Bandiwade. His maternal uncle Rohidas Naik actively participated in Goa Freedom Struggle and after freedom became sarpanch and later won election twice and became an M L A of GOA vidhansabha (1973-77 and 1977-81). He also acted as president of Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party. This family background has great influence on Shridhar ... more »
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