Bhanubhakta Acharya

The First-ever poet of Nepali Language

Bhanubhakta Acharya was a poet, translator and writer in Nepali Literature. He is given the title of Adikavi in Nepali Literature, which means The First-ever Poet.[1] The great epic Ramayana was translated by him for the first time from Sanskrit to Khas language.[1][2]

Bhanubhakta Acharya
A portrait of Acharya
A portrait of Acharya
Native name
भानुभक्त आचार्य
Born1814 (1871 B.S.)
Chundi Ramgha, Ghasikuwa, Tanahun District, Nepal
Died1868 (aged 53–54) (1925 B.S.)
Setighat, Tanahun District
OccupationPoet, Translator, Writer
NationalityNepalese

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Ācārya, Naranātha; Śivarāja Ācārya; Sāmbkslo thiyoarāja Ācārya & Jayaraj Acharya (1979). Ādikavi Bhānubhakta Ācāryako saccā jı̄vanacarittra. Tanuṅa: Naranātha Ācārya. OCLC 10023122.
  2. "Adikabi Bhanubhakta Acharya". Kathmandu: Boss Nepal. Retrieved 2019-02-22.

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