Laxmi Prasad Devkota : great poet of Nepal

Laxmi Prasad Devkota is considered one of the greatest poets in Nepal, and he is often referred to as “Maha Kavi,” which means “great poet” in Nepali. Devkota was born in 1909 in the village of Tripurasundari, Nepal, and he is considered one of the pioneers of modern Nepali literature.

Devkota was a prolific writer, and he is known for his poetry, plays, and essays. His poetry is characterized by its use of classical forms and themes, and it is often deeply philosophical and introspective. He was also a strong advocate for democracy and social justice, and his works often addressed social and political issues.

Devkota received numerous accolades and awards during his lifetime, and he is considered a national hero in Nepal. He is remembered for his contributions to Nepali literature and his influence on the development of modern Nepali poetry.