Poet Maithilisharan Gupt, Padma Bhushan
राष्ट्रकवि मैथिलीशरण गुप्त
Maithilisharan Gupt (मैथिलीशरण गुप्त) (3 August 1886 – 12 December 1964) was one of the most important modern Hindi poets.
He is considered one among the pioneers of Khari Boli (plain dialect) poetry and wrote in Khari Boli dialect, at a time when most Hindi poets favoured the use of Braj Bhasha dialect.
He was a recipient of the third highest (then second highest) Indian civilian honour of Padma Bhushan.
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