About : Guno Samtaney [Samtani]
Famous Sindhi Writer – Sahitya Academy Award – Trio of Sindhi Literature
8th Awardee of Sindhi Sahitya Academy Award 1972
Trend setter famous Sindhi writer, Academy Award Winner Guno Samtaney was born on 14 July 1933 at Hyderabad Sindh . Educated up to B.A. Guno has worked several years for Government of Maharashtra he was working as Joint Secretary at the time retirement. Guno Samtaney was one among the famous trio of Sindhi literature representing the progressive thoughts and a new style of writing, the other two were Mohan Kalpana and Lal Pushp.
Guno Samtaney was basically a story writer and many of his stories are flavoring with search of true love and complicated human relations. “Aparajita” a story collection, for which he was honored with Academy Award by Sindhi Sahitya Academy in 1972, is collection of six stories portraying one common theme search of true love. He was also felicitated with Gaurav Puraskar by Government of Maharashtra for his contribution to Sindhi literature. On 16 August 1997, a few days after celebrating his 64 birthday Guno Samtani passed away . Guno was appointed as secretary of the Maharashtra Sindhi Sahitya Academy from the day it starts functioning and was on the post till 1995.
Brief Introduction [Biography] : Guno Samtaney [Samtani]
City in India
Date of Birth
14 July 1933
Literary Contribution – Book – Guno Samtaney [Samtani]
Guno Samtani is considered as the writer of mosses as his most of creations are published in many of news papers and Magazine though a few books are there. Here are a few prominent books of Guno Samtaney : -
Awards – Guno Samtani
Award list of Guno Samtani includes prestigious Sahitya Academy Award and Gourav Puraskar.