Shyam Shekhar Jha

Poet Shyam Shekhar Jha is celebrated for his poetry in Maithali language and his contribution in the promotion and conservation of Maithali language and culture. Born in Basatpur, Rauthat, he is the recipient of several prestigious awards including “Birendra Aishwarya Sewa Padak” and “Gorkha Dakshin Bahu Teshro”.

Jha has been contributing regularly in papers and magazines and is affiliated to several organizations including “Nepal Maithal Samaj Kathmandu” and “Maithal Mahasang”.