Harivansh Rai Bachchan was a noted Indian poet of Chhayavaad literary movement of early 20th century Hindi literature. He was also a famous poet of the Hindi Kavi Sammelan. He is best known for his early work Madhushala . He is also the father of Bollywood megastar, Amitabh Bachchan.
Bachchan was nominated to the Rajya Sabha, the Upper House of the Indian Parliament, in 1966 and received many honours for his contribution to Hindi and Asian literature. In 2003, an Indian postage stamp was released in his memory. The enduring popularity and influence of Bachchan was evident at his funeral in January 2003. Thousands of people attended his funeral procession, and tributes were paid by politicians, industrialists and Bollywood stars. His son, Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan, visited St Catharine’s in 2007 and spoke movingly of his father’s time at the College.
Here are 11 Lines From his Poems That definetly touches Your Heart
#1. Yaha sab kuch bikta hai
#3. Kya karu samvedna lekar tumhari
#5. Himmat krne walon ki haar nahin hoti
#6. Din jaldi jaldi dhalta hai
#8. Andheri raat main deepak jalaye kaun betha hai.
#9. Din jaldi jaldi dhalta hai.
#10. Ruke na tu.
#11. Poorv chalne ke batohi.