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Maharashtra govt carves out space for Marathi literature

The state government has passed an order whereby it has asked all urban local bodies to set aside a minimum space of 500 to 1000 sq feet in their jurisdiction.

With a Wink and a Smile

Originally made in the ‘40s,three films that were based on the stories by Chi Vi Joshi have been restored by NFAI and will be showcased at Pulotsav.


State board to introduce Marathi literature as an option for Class XII

Now Class XII students of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) affiliated junior colleges can learn Marathi literature

Book Your Film

A number of films based on Marathi literature is set to hit the big screen in the coming months

Marathi literature optional subject for class XI

Students of class XI in state board schools will now be able to opt for Marathi literature as one of the subjects. Apart from this,the 100 marks compulsory Marathi language paper has been made more application-oriented with the introduction of concepts of journalistic writing and other application-based aspects.

70-yr-old Marathi poet finally gets award

They felt the poet and writer had finally received what should have come his way decades ago.


UoP holds seminar on Marathi literature

Suspense story writer Gurunath Naik said readers did not consider his suspense stories as literature though they had other ingredients such as social reality and general knowledge.

Travelling without a cage

Dilip Chitre emerged on the horizon of Marathi literature within a decade and a half of B.S. Mardhekar’s Some Poems,which had stormed literary circles in 1947.