about Amrita Pritam

Amrita Pritam listen (31 August 1919 – 31 October 2005) was an Indian novelist, essayist and poet, who wrote in Punjabi and Hindi. She is considered the first prominent woman Punjabi poet, novelist, and essayist, and the leading 20th-century poet of the Punjabi language, who is equally loved on both sides of the India-Pakistan border. With a career spanning over six decades, she produced over 100 books of poetry, fiction, biographies, essays, a collection of Punjabi folk songs and an autobiography that were translated into several Indian and foreign languages.She is most remembered for her poignant poem, Ajj aakhaan Waris Shah nu (Today I invoke Waris Shah – Ode to Waris Shah), an elegy to the 18th-century Punjabi poet, an expression of her anguish over massacres during the partition of India. As a novelist, her most noted work was Pinjar (The Skeleton) (1950), in which she created her memorable character, Puro, an epitome of violence against women, loss of humanity and ultimate surrender to existential fate; the novel was made into an award-winning film, Pinjar in 2003.When the former British India was partitioned into the independent states of India and Pakistan in 1947, she migrated from Lahore, to India, though she remained equally popular in Pakistan throughout her life, as compared to her contemporaries like Mohan Singh and Shiv Kumar Batalvi. Known as the most important voice for the women in Punjabi literature, in 1956, she became the first woman to win the Sahitya Akademi Award for her magnum opus, a long poem, Sunehade (Messages), later she received the Bharatiya Jnanpith, one of Indias highest literary awards, in 1982 for Kagaz Te Canvas (The Paper and the Canvas). The Padma Shri came her way in 1969 and finally, Padma Vibhushan, Indias second highest civilian award, in 2004, and in the same year she was honoured with Indias highest literary award, given by the Sahitya Akademi (Indias Academy of Letters), the Sahitya Akademi Fellowship given to the immortals of literature for lifetime achievement.

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Amrita Pritam
Name :Amrita Pritam
Date of Birth :01/09/1919 01:30:00
Place of Birth :Gujranwala
Ascendent (Lagan) : Gemini
Ascendent Lord) : Mer
Moon Sign(Rashi) : Libra
Moon Sign Lord : Libra
Birth Star(Nakshatra) : Vishakha
Birth Star Lord : Jup
Lucky Gem : Blue Sapphire
Lucky No. : 11
Lucky Day : Wednesday
Lucky Color : Blue
Sun Sign (As per western system) : Virgo
Current Vimshottari Dasa : Rah-Sat
Manglik Status : You are not a Manglik person
Currently Under SadeSati : No
PlanetAscSunMonMarMerJupVen(R)SatRah(R)Ket(R)
SignGeminiLeoLibraCancerCancerCancerVirgoLeoScorpioTaurus
Degree16.0714.3625.2812.4426.3213.3502.5609.4105.3605.36
LordMerSunVenMonMonMonMerSunMarVen
* (R) = Retrograte

Ascendent Prediction

Her ascendent (lagan) is Gemini
Amrita Pritam is born in Gemini lagn. Gemini is a common sign and the third sign of zodiac and as such Amrita Pritam will have a wheatish complexion. Amrita Pritam is very jolly. Amrita Pritam is fond of arts and songs. Amrita Pritam is fond of physical pleasures. Amrita Pritam is very passionate. Amrita Pritam is a person of a grand personality. Amrita Pritam is crafty. Amrita Pritam is helpful to others. Amrita Pritam is poetic. Amrita Pritam travel to many religious places. Her approach is scientific. Amrita Pritam may face some troubles in the early part of the life but will get happiness in the later part of Her life. Amrita Pritam enter a fortunate period from the age of 32 35 years and enjoy many comforts and happiness. Amrita Pritam is very active. Her disposition will be scientific. Amrita Pritam will be fond of reading and crave for fame. Amrita Pritam will have long limbs. Amrita Pritam is fond of good food. Amrita Pritam may get respect and fame in govt and society. Amrita Pritam will acquire knowledge of arts and sciences. Amrita Pritam should take care of a running nose, influenza, bronchitis,etc. Amrita Pritam may suffer from piles, fever and poisoning of system. Amrita Pritam will experience a lot of change in Her life. Amrita Pritam may have family troubles. Amrita Pritam is very active and intelligent and fond of learning. The defect in Amrita Pritam is that Amrita Pritam undertake large varieties of work at a time. If Amrita Pritam enjoy good sleep Amrita Pritam will be able to maintain good health. The peculiarity in Amrita Pritam is that Amrita Pritam want shortcuts. Amrita Pritam is very efficient and able to carry out the plans very quickly by adopting different methods. Amrita Pritam will have good physical and mental poise. As Amrita Pritam were born in this nakshatra Amrita Pritam will be religious, pious but unfriendly and jealous. Her health will either be very good or very bad. Amrita Pritam will be successful at the age of 21, 28 and 34 years.

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