September 01, 2020 12:27 am
Amrita. Immortal. The one who lives forever. More than 15 years after her death in 2005, Amrita Pritam is still a constant presence in the life of Inderjeet alias Imroz, an artist whom she met nearly 63 years ago. The two never married, but had a live-in relationship for 40 years.
January 01, 2020 1:36 pm
As someone who teaches, sings, and writes poetry, Trilok says it’s her love for writing that led her to Amrita.
September 01, 2019 3:54 pm
On her 100th birth anniversary, writers remember the enfant terrible of Punjabi literature, Amrita Pritam.
September 01, 2019 6:01 am
Veteran poet and director Gulzar on Amrita Pritam and how she’d never tire of listening to his poem, Dastak.
September 01, 2019 1:20 pm
She wrote about female sexuality, self-realisation and the pain of loss at a time when women mostly wrote on conservative themes. Remembering the rebellion of poet Amrita Pritam, who would have turned 100 yesterday
September 04, 2019 1:39 am
Unapologetically bold and expressive, both in her writings and personal life, Amrit Kaur alias Amrita Pritam born in Gujranwala of Pakistan on August 31, 1919 was all that a woman wasn't allowed or accepted to be in her times — a fierce writer, a passionate lover and a born rebel.
August 31, 2019 9:46 am
Amrita Pritam: The Google Doodle is a reference to the Punjabi writer's autobiography Kala Gulab (Black Rose).
September 01, 2019 1:43 pm
Amrita Pritam knew that Sahir had a commitment phobia and his love for her was not as intense. She wrote to him, "Maine toot ke pyaar kiya tum se/Kya tumne bhi utna kiya mujh se? (I loved you wholeheartedly/ Did you also love me that much?)".
March 04, 2019 2:26 am
Gulzar Singh Sandhu recalls how he wrote to Pritam when she won the Sahitya Natak Akademi Award, and got a prompt hand-written reply from her, asking him to meet her if he stayed in Delhi.
December 18, 2018 6:56 am
A young poet, Amrita Pritam, who fled to this country with her two little children from Lahore, was witness to the manifold tragedies during that perilous journey,” the bench of Justice S Muralidhar and Justice Vinod Goel noted.