Haridas Siddhanta Vagish
West Bengal, India
|Known for||Bengali translations of Indian epics and classics|
Haridas Siddhanta Vagish was an Indian writer and translator of Bengali literature and a Sanskrit scholar. He translated several Indian epics and classics into Bengali language which included Mahabharata, Shakuntala and Meghadūta. The Government of India awarded him Padma Bhushan, the third highest Indian civilian award, in 1960.