Gujarati-language poet and writer from India
Chinu Modi (Gujarati: ચિનુ મોદી), also known by his pen name, Irshad (Gujarati: ઈર્શાદ) (30 September 1939 – 19 March 2017) was a Gujarati language poet, novelist, short story writer and critic from Gujarat, India.
ચિનુ ચંદુલાલ મોદી
|Born||Chinu Chandulal Modi|
30 September 1939
|Died||19 March 2017 (aged 77)|
|Occupation||poet, novelist, short story writer, critic|
|Period||postmodern Gujarati literature|
|Notable awards||Ushanas Prize |
Narsinh Mehta Award
Sahitya Akademi Award
- "Modi Chinu Chandulal". Gujarati Sahitya Kosh (Encyclopedia of Gujarati Literature). Vol. 2. Ahmedabad: Gujarati Sahitya Parishad. 1990.
- "PM Narendra Modi mourns death of Gujarati language poet Chinu Modi". The Financial Express. 2017-03-19. Retrieved 2017-03-19.