Sufi Motahar Hossein

Sufi Motahar Hossein (1907 – 20 August 1975)[1] was a Bangladeshi poet.[2] He wrote poetry in the sonnet genre.[2] He was awarded Bangla Academy Literary Award in 1974 in the poetry category.[3]

Sufi Motahar Hossein
সুফী মোতাহার হোসেন
Died20 August 1975(1975-08-20) (aged 67–68)

Education and careerEdit

Hossein studied in Faridpur Zilla School and Jagannath College.[2] He graduated from the University of Dhaka in 1931.[2]

Hossein worked in the District Judge's court at Faridpur.[2]



  1. ^ a b "Homage to poet Sufi Motahar Hossein". The Daily Star. 2009-08-23. Retrieved 2019-04-02.
  2. ^ a b c d e Islam, Sirajul (2012). "Hosen, Sufi Motahar". In Islam, Sirajul; Awwal, Mohammad (eds.). Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
  3. ^ "পুরস্কারপ্রাপ্তদের তালিকা" [Winners list] (in Bengali). Bangla Academy. Retrieved 2 April 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)