Sultana Firdousi

Sultana Firdousi (Bengali: সুলতানা ফিরদৌসি, born: 11 December 1974[1]) is a Bangladeshi writer,[2] poet, scholar.[3][4]

Sultana Firdousi
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Born (1974-12-11) 11 December 1974 (age 46)
Kustia
NationalityBangladeshi
OccupationWriter, Poet
Parent(s)
  • Sultan Shahriar (father)

BiographyEdit

Sultana Firdousi was born on 11 December 1984 in Kushtia district of Bangladesh.[1] Her first book of poetry was published in 1997 by Bangla Academy.[3] She successfully completed a research project at Bangla Academy on Bengali Poetry under the Young Writers Project Dhaka and published first book of poetry Insects Wild flowers, Bengali name – Keet O Drono Puspo by Bangla Academy, Dhaka.[3][1] Sultana Firdousi has received various awards for writing. Among them, Agniveena award from Santiniketan, India,[5] Ruposhi Bangla Padak from Bengali Kristi ebong Culture Batayan.[6][7] She was also a member of the Honorary Jury Board of the Calcutta Bangla Academy Poetry Competition.[6][7][1] She was working as a socio-economist in the Local Govt Engineering Department (LGED) of Bangladesh.

BooksEdit

  • Insects and wild flowers, Bengali name - Keet O Drono Puspo (Book of Poems)[1]
  • Third Party, Bengali name - Tritiyo Pokkho ( Novel)[1]
  • It is the time to return home, Bengali name - Ebar Ghore Pherar Pala (A Collection of Short Stories)[1]
  • Trees get drenched, Bengali name - Brikkhera Bheeje Jay (Book of Poems)[1]
  • Returning to the forest, Bengali name - Oronne Phire Ashi (Book of Poems)[1]
  • A Girl Has No Name (Book of Poems)[1][8]

Awards and honorsEdit

  • Agniveena award from Santiniketan, India[5]
  • Ruposhi Bangla Padak from Bengali Kristi ebong Culture Batayan.[6][7]
  • She was also a member of the Honorary Jury Board of the Calcutta Bangla Academy Poetry Competition.[6][7][1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "The reclusive poet Sultana Firdausi". The Bangladesh Today. Retrieved 2020-10-30.
  2. ^ প্রতিবেদক, মুখপাত্র (2020-08-25). "নারীদের অধিকার ও মর্যাদার লড়াইয়ে সুলতানা ফিরদৌসী". মুখপাত্র. Retrieved 2020-10-30.
  3. ^ a b c "Poet Sultana Firdousi". m.thedailynewnation.com. Retrieved 2020-10-30.
  4. ^ "3 - Kholakagoj - Ekholakagoj". Khola Kagoj. Retrieved 2020-10-30.
  5. ^ a b "কবি সুলতানা ফিরদৌসীর লেখালেখির ২৩ বছর". Diner Sheshey. 2020-10-07. Retrieved 2020-10-30.
  6. ^ a b c d "বিনোদন » ফিরদৌসীর লেখালেখির ২৩ বছর". print.thesangbad.net. Retrieved 2020-10-30.
  7. ^ a b c d "নিভৃতচারী কবি সুলতানা ফিরদৌসি". Bangladesh Today. Retrieved 2020-10-30.
  8. ^ "প্রাণ-প্রকৃতি ও মায়ার কবিতা". alokitobangladesh. Retrieved 2020-10-30.