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Who is Balkavi?
Balkavi: Tryambak Bapuji Thombre was an Indian Marathi poet, whose pen name was Balkavi, also spelled as Baalkavi or Baal-kavi. Poems of Thombre deal with his love of nature and are marked by exuberant language. He spent some period of his childhood life with renowned writer and poet Narayan Tilak [ Narayan Vaman Tilak was a Marathi poet from the Konkan region of then Bombay Presidency in British India, and a famous convert to Christianity.] And Laxmibai Tilak. Narayan Tilak was the person who identified the talent within Baalkavi and brought him to his home. Laxmibai Tilak had very motherly relation with Baalkavi. She mentioned some of sweet memories of Baalkavi in her autobiography 'smruti chitre'.
- born on (125 years ago)
- died on (97 years ago)
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Sasay to Zorgot by Mohan Lal
Balkavi (Trimbak Bapuji Thombre), E.P. Rendalkar and N.S. Rahalkar have also written some sonnets. 'Veda* is a good attempt by Govindagraj. E.P.Rendalkar has attempted a long poem 'Bashpabindu * ...
by Alex Preminger, Frank J. Warnke, O. B. Hardison Jr.
Gadkari, Balkavi, Muralidhar Gupte and, among the more recent, Y. D. Pendharkar (Yeshwant), S. K. Kanetkar (Gireesh), M. T. Patwardhan (Madhav- Julian), A. R. Deshpande (Anil) and V. V. Shirwadkar (Kusumagraj). Guy ARATI.
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Scrabble value of B3A1L1K5A1V4I1
The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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