Jhaverchand Meghani (()28 August – ()9 March ) was a noted poet, writer, social reformer and freedom fighter from Gujarat. He is a well-known name in the field of Gujarati literature. and The Ruby Shattered. His poems are taught as a part of syllabus in Gujarat Board Schools ( GSEB). recited the poem `Somebody’s Darling’ by French Poetess Marie Ravenal de The recitation inspired him to spontaneously free-translate the poem into Gujarati . J H A V E R C H A N D M E G H A N I. Gujarati Litterateur and Freedom Fighter whom Mahatma Gandhi spontaneously gave the title of Raashtreeya Shaayar.

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Jaya-Jayant one of his better-known works. Sub-jail at Court, Ahmedabad ,eghani he was lodged for a night. People flocked the streets of Bagasara to watch the marriage procession of the first graduate of the town which was taken out in a Buggy chariot pulled by two horses.

Writing in Phulchhabthe weekly he edited, he addressed the poet, who was no more, as if he was face-to-face with him: Sankalibai Gosaliya Maasee maternal aunt. The heart inside was restless. Belur Ghat On reaching the Belur Ghat on the western bank across the river he would disembark — yes, along with his bicycle, which he would then ride again to reach the factory nearby.

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Tagore thought the poem marked a cut-off point in the development of his poetry, which, he believed, had really taken off from there. Theosophist Started a centre of Theosophical Society at Hadala.


And this, ironically, when the circumstances were least conducive to such a creative commitment. In his book Mansai Na Deeva was awarded the ‘Mahida award’. He was more inclined megghani Literature and Language. However he will certainly feel happy to see you. A Popular Lullaby He had two brothers Lalchand and Prabhashankar.

Meghani in his preface to the Second edition of the book. Morning Prayer Composed by him which continued to be sung at the Boarding School at Amreli even after he left it.

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During the days the case was going on, Ravishankar Maharaj would be seen standing on the meghano outside the Congress office. Sonaa-Naavadee in Meghani’s handwriting. A popular Patriotic Song Glimpses of Bagasara his native place.

Formed Baal Mitra Mandala group of school friends at Bagasara, and carried out various social and cultural activities under its banner. Arvind Barot – Meena Patel. He, as a member of Syndicate of Univeristy of Bombay then, proposed Meghani’s name for the lectures. Register of Vanik Vidhaarthi Bhavan. Meghani lauds his lawyers.

He contributed widely to Gujarati folk literature. President of Literature section. From the shadows of opposite shore the boat crossed with a woman at the helm. After coming back to India he continue to work in Kolkata for 2 and half-year. Jail Office Ni Mrghani.

Jhaverchand Meghani

T errace of Cheena Bhavana time: In other projects Wikimedia Commons. As he was signing the books we happened to notice something which prompted us to interrupt: Guest House where Meghani stayed. A Children Song Scenic beauty of the surroundings then. Court of City Magistrate at Bhadra, Ahmedabad where he was presented. Visva-Bharati was i naugurated on December 23, During the meeting, after initially presenting his Gandhi-theme songs he asked if there was something Gandhiji would especially love to listen to.


A befitting tribute to Jhaverchand Meghani. He wore a white long coat, a dhoti reaching well down the knees and a turban typically tied around his head was his regular attire. He lived a simple and sober life and his simplicity prompted his college mates to call him Raja Janak. On getting the news of the ill-health of his elder brother Lalchandbhai who had settled at Calcutta now Kolkota rushed there, leaving mid-way everything on hand at Bhavnagar.

On the last day he received several requests to sing Koi-no Laadakavaay o, one of his most popular songs. He was soon promoted as the Manager of the company’s factory at Belur, Crown Aluminium, which had a workforce of over people.

His simple and sober nature prompted his college mates to call him Raja Janak. Dakshinaranjan Mitra Majumdar – Meghani’s Kathi friends at Vadia-Devali. His first book was a translation work of Rabindranath Tagore ‘s ballad Kathaa-u-Kaahinee titled Kurbani Ni Katha Stories of martyrdom which was first published in Ranjitram Suvarna Chandrak Was a bright student who always topped the class.

Inafter retiring from ‘Phoolchaab’ he concentrated on personal writing.