Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay: Remembering the writer of ‘Vande Mataram’ on his 123rd death anniversary

Sonali PimputkarUpdated: Thursday, May 30, 2019, 07:45 AM IST
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Bengali writer, poet, journalist and writer of India’s national song ‘Vande Mataram’, Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay was the one who modernised Bengali literature. He is popularly known as ‘Sahitya Samrat’ which means ‘Emperor of literature’ in Bengali. Our national song was taken from his novel ‘Anandamath’.

Here are some interesting facts about the writer:

Quotes by Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay:

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