Hailed as one of the best poets of India, Harivansh Rai Bachchan can’t be limited just to his poems. He was a social activist, multi-linguist & a teacher. His public readings attracted thousands of people & his work was translated in different languages. The brilliance of this man is etched throughout the works of Hindi literature. Besides evoking a myriad of emotion, Bachchan’s magnum opus Madhushala earned him a staunch follower base.
Saluting this man & his craft, we’ve put together 10 Quotes from Harivansh Rai Bachchan poems That Will Hit You Right In The Feels
1. You’re a God in rough!
2. These famous lines from Harivansh Rai Bachchan poem Agneepath is the most popular of all with adaptations in the movie (and its remake) of the same name.
Pledge to be unstoppable!
3. Feel the eternal flame, within you!
4. If you’re putting efforts, give it all!
5. It may be treacherous, but don’t stop trying!
6. Just one path leads to your destiny!
7. Forget the past & focus ahead!
8. The pleasure of waiting & delight of meeting!
9. Dare to switch the path!
10. More alike than separate!
His fame may have been eclipsed by his son’s but Harivansh left a legacy of literature that can’t be followed. His words weaved magic & resonated to different aspects of life and will continue to do so for decades to come!
Here’s to him & his poems that brimmed with wisdom!