Amarnath Sharma: a Garhwali Playwright and Poet
Amarnath Sharma was born in may, 1920 in Sirala village of Kandwalsyun Patti of Pauri Garhwal. Amarnath Sharma is panda-Purohit of Badrinath temple.
Amarnath Sharma has been a political and social activist . Amarnath Sharma is an artist and famous astrologer of his area .
Amarnath Sharma published his play with a name - Andhvishwash in 1966. The play is about wrong belief and play provide a message that the people should stop blind belief and be rational .
Amarnath Sharma had been creating poetries in Garhwali too. He has written more than fifty poems in Garhwali. However, it is not known whether his well planned collection of poetries ‘Huntyali dali’ is published or not .
Bahuguna (1981) writes about poetries of Amarnath Sharma that those poems are well structured, simple and enjoyable. The dialects are either Shrinagarya or near to Devprayag.
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