Venkatapparao Gurajada

Venkatapparao Gurajada (1862-1915) through his writings paved the way not only for the development of modern Telugu literature, but also for social reform of the Telugu society that was troubled by the dark social practices such as child marriages, Kanyasulkamu (price of bride), etc.  Kanyasulkamu was his famous drama in which his aim was the reformation of the society and literature.

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Sreenivasarao Vepachedu, 07/12/2000

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