Keshavasuta

Keshavsut

Krishnaji Keshav Damle (Marathi: कृष्णाजी केशव दामले) (October 7, 1866 - November 7, 1905) was a Marathi poet from Malgund , Ratnagiri Maharashtra, India, who wrote poetry under the pen name Keshavasuta or Keshavsut कृष.[1]

LegacyEdit

Keshavsut's poem Tutari is seen in the soundtrack of the Oscar-nominated film Harishchandrachi Factory. On 22 May 2017, the Dadar-Sawantwadi Rajya Rani Express was named as "Tutari Express" to mark the centenary of Damle's famed poem titled "Tutari".[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Macave, Prabhakara (1966). "Keshavsut". Sahitya Akademi. Retrieved April 25, 2016.
  2. ^ http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/report-rajyarani-express-rechristened-as-tutari-express-2447535
  3. ^ http://pibmumbai.gov.in/scripts/detail.asp?releaseId=E2017PR933