Style of Tarashankar Bandyopadhyay
He flourished during the war years and produced several novels. His well known novels are Dhatridebta, Kalindi, Panchagrm, Ganadebata, Kabi, Arogyaniketan, Jalsaghar, Raskali, Hansulibaker Upakatha and many more.
He broke the poetic tradition in novels. He added romance to human relationship breaking from the conventional thoughts. His novels allow the reader to breathe the truth of human relationship. He worshipped eternity. His writing was unbiased which is one of his major contributions to Bengali Literature. He wrote based on his observations. His novels are materially rich. He wrote long novels and his characters belonged to the various classes of people. In his novels he experimented with the relationships. He ventured into all walks of Bengali life. He worked with the vast panorama of life. Works
Awards received by Tarashankar Bandyopadhyay
He received the Rabindra Puraskar for his novel Arogya Niketan in 1955 and the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1956. For his novel Ganadebata he received the Jnanpith Award in 1966. In 1962 he was honoured with the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan in 1969. From Calcutta University he also received the Sharat Smriti Puraskar and the Jagattarini Gold Medal.
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