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Amrita Pritam

(1919—2005)


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(1919–2005),

Indian author and poet. Amrita is best known for her dirge invoking the eighteenth‐century poet Waris Shah, urging him to lament the condition of Punjabi women at the time of India's Partition, which was marred by unprecedented violence.

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