KABI SHEKHAR CHINTAMANI MOHANTY
Chintamani Mohanty was born on 16th March 1867 at Astal in Bhadrak town. He had tried till his last breath for protecting Oriya language from the clutch of non-Oriya people.
His outstanding literary performance could be perceived going through his remarkable writings GHUMUSAR, SALANDI, MEGHASAN, RUPA CHUDI, BULA FAKIR, SANISAPTA and TANKA GACHHA etc.
‘Jeeban Panjika’ is a posthumous publication of the biography of Kabi Sekhar Chintamani Mohanty who died on 17th December 1943.