Poet Moniruddin’s death anniv tomorrow

Staff Correspondent

10 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Poet Moniruddin’s death anniv tomorrow

The 34th death anniversary of Bangla litterateur poet, philosopher and multilinguist Moniruddin Yusuf will be observed tomorrow.

National poet of Iran Ferdowsi’s epic ‘Shahnameh’ was translated into Bangla by Moniruddin Yusuf. He took almost 17 years to complete the translation.

The most readable books of the poet are: 1st Bangla Gazal, Betosh Pata Joler Dhara. Liberation movement basis novel ‘Panasher Kanta’.

 Greater Mymensingh Cultural Forum and other socio-cultural organisations have arranged discussions and other programmes to mark the day.

Besides, separate doa-mahfil will be held at mosques in Dhaka and Saheb Bari Jame Masjid in Kishoreganj on Friday.