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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He was only 28 when fai wrote the poem in ; and tries to explain the most of the complexity of life with his four instruments, which appear in almost every verse: I found the whole universe in this book. Mar 07, Pranav rated it it was amazing. Have doubts regarding this product?

Amitabh is seen narrating the lines of Agneepath throughout the movie.

None of those words translate as beautifully as far as I know, it must be fun to try an English translation. Harivanshrai Bachchan’s stardom, unique in Hindi literature, was mostly the gift of Madhushaala. 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.

There is so much depth in every ‘rubai’ and so much ‘nasha’ in this ‘madhushala’. But before he becomes ash, he has one request; to not bury him or set his corpse on fire, to not wet his lips with nectar of any kind, to not register his name anywhere, to not inform his links to the material world.


The highly metaphorical work is still celebrated for its deeply Sufi incantations and philosophical undertones [1] and is an important work in the Chhayavaad Neo-romanticism literary movement of early 20th century Hindi literature. Yet he is known mostly for his poetic trilogy of Madhushaala, Madhubaala and Madhukalash, and more so for the first of these.

He has been filling his inner self with this wine and has been consuming it through his imagination.

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

You can interpret it in so many different ways. Follow us facebook twitter instagram youtube. View all 13 comments. A must read for all ages. As of the book- short novella that contains poetry based upon madhushala bar, so to say.

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

Bought it as a gift for my mother. Hindi poetry collections poems Indian poetry collections Music harivwnsh on poems in India. I feel comfortable with the knowledge that I know very little. The only thing I have to say as regards to Madhushala is “This wine is really addictive.

As I said, I am comfortable with the knowledge that I know very little. Thanks in advance Sofia. Aug 02, Rajan rated it really liked it. And along with it, perishes our narrator.

Harivash Rai Bachchan would introduce himself with these lines. I am confident that with time, further layers, the entire depth of the text will bschchan itself to me. After listening to it Mahatma Gandhi said that all criticisms were uncalled for. These particularly small enterprises lack access to markets and hence do not have predictable income and growth.


A Mechanical Engineer-turned-writer, Manabi finds solace in writing stories about unsung heroes. Books by Harivansh Rai Bachchan. When these verses were initially published, Bachchan faced criticism for his apparent admiration for alcohol.

Among various concepts,I loved how the poem develops the relation between man and his ‘Madhushala’. These two lines of the book themselves say about the book.

8 heartfelt quotes by Harivansh Rai Bachchan that will make you look at life in a new way

Oct 19, Ayush rated it it was amazing. It is undoubtedly one of the most enduring works of modern Hindi literature.

Without an effort, you can’t win accolades, people who try never really lose. Please don’t answer with the trivially obvious Jon Snow. I appreciate the title – “Madhushala”. Firstly, because of my own discomfort with the Hindi language.

Sangharsh ka maidaan chhodh kar mat bhaago tum.

Do You Like This Bzchchan A wine of poetry which will intoxicate you. He also enriched Hindi through his translations of major writings. Its written in form of quartets poem consisting of 4 lines ,madhushala is collection of his poems. It was also one the first pieces of Hindi poetry that was set to music, with its best-selling cassettes and CDs attracting generations of listeners. Bachchan passed away inat the age of Now share harivaansh story Too bad.