Siddhi Das Amatya

A commemorative postage stamp on great poet Siddhidas Mahaju, one of the Four Pillars of Nepal Bhasa, composed Siddhi Ramayana, a translation of Ramayan (part of series : Litterateur of Nepal 1980) :

Siddhidas Mahaju (सिद्धिदास महाजु)Issued by Nepal

Issued on 1st Baishakh 2037 corresponding to 13th April 1980

Designer : K. Karmacharya

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 30 Paisa

Colour : Burnt Sienna and Dark Brown

Size : 2.90 x 3.91 cms

Perforation : 13 x 13

Format : Horizontal

Paper : Unwatermarked adhesive paper

Quantity : 30,00,000

Sheet : 35

Process : Photogravure

Printer : India Security Press, Nasik Road, India

Name : Siddhidas Mahaju

Born on Oct 15, 1867 at Kel Tol, Kathmandu, Nepal

Died on Dec 29, 1929 at Kathmandu, Nepal

About : 

  • Siddhi Das Amatya (1924-1986 V.S.) Siddhi Das Amatya, a poet of simple and tranquil disposition, has to his credit dozen of books in the Newari language and occupies distinguished place in the modern Newari language also. The poet who has achieved outstanding success in the field of poetry has written siddhi Vyakaran and his auto-Biography. He has written some poems at Nepali Language also. He was born at Keltole, Kathmandu.

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