BirthdayAugust 4, 1905

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Birendra Krishna Bhadra

    Full name: Birendra Krishna Bhadra
    Also known as: Birendra Krishna Bhadra, বীরেন্দ্রকৃষ্ণ ভদ্র, Bhadra, Birendra Krishna
    Professions: Indian actor
    Nationality: Indian
    Occupation: Broadcaster, playwright, actor, theatre director

  2. Birendra Krishna Bhadra Known for

    Mahishashura Mardini

  3. Birendra Krishna Bhadra Death information

    Died: Sunday, 3rd of November, 1991 (Age: 86)

  4. Birendra Krishna Bhadra Biography

    Birendra Krishna Bhadra (Bengali: ?????????????? ????) (1905–1991) was an Indian broadcaster, playwright, actor, reciter and theatre director from Kolkata, and a contemporary of Pankaj Mallick and Kazi Nazrul Islam. He worked for the All India Radio, India's National Radio broadcaster for several years during its early, starting 1930s, and during this period he produced and adapted several plays.Today, he is most known for his soaring Sanskrit recitation through a two hour audio program, Mahishashura Mardini (Annihilation of Mahisasura) (1931), a collection of shlokas and songs broadcast by All India Radio Calcutta (now Kolkata) at 4:00 am, in the dawn of Mahalaya. He also acted and directed several plays in Bengali theatre and even wrote screenplay for film, Nishiddha Phal (1955).

  5. Birendra Krishna Bhadra Family

    Parents: Kali Krishna Bhadra, Saralabala Devi

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