The first female poet in Hindi was awarded the Atal Award for Poetry in 2022 by the Governor of Maharashtra.
Pooja Shree is a well-known Hindi writer, poet, and storyteller who received the prestigious Atal Awards in the category of lifetime achievement. The award was conferred on her by Bhagat Singh Koshyari. At Raj Bhawan, during the award ceremony, the Governor of Maharashtra said, “Atal Ji was very fond of Hindi literature, and I am very happy that this year the award has been conferred on well-known people across India in various fields.”
Poojashree is a very popular poet and writer in India. She pens in Hindi, Rajasthani, and Urdu. More than 25 books have been released and received national and Maharashtra Awards. long journey. She devoted herself to Hindi Sahitya. Well deserved for the Lifetime Achievement Award.
The Atal awards have been organized by the “Atal Bihari Sports & Cultural Association,” which is the central institution for literary dialogue, publication, and promotion in the country and the only institution that undertakes literary Indian languages, including English. Over the 20 years of its dynamic existence, it has ceaselessly endeavored to promote good taste and healthy reading habits and to keep alive the intimate dialogue among the various linguistic and literary zones and groups.
Poojashree has written many lyrics for Bollywood films like “Aanch” and many more. With the changing times and connecting with her audience, Poojashree has been quite active on her social media.
Instagram link: https://www.instagram.com/poojashree.writer/