Hindi publication world would always remember
late Om Prakashji, who started Radhakrishna Prakashan, for his devotion
to promote and establish new imaginative talents of literature.
This publication house has always focused on its sole commitment
towards relevant issues of society like women issues, backward-class
conflict and other social causes, fostered such causes and gave
voice to them in even in the period when Hindi literature was not
familiar with woman empowerment and backward class conflict terms.
Radhakrishna Prakashan in very early days of its
stirred Hindi publication world with great works like Mery Tylor’s
‘Bharatiya Jailon Mein Panch Saal’, Mahashveta Devi’s
‘1084vein Ki Ma’ and Daya Pawar’s ‘Achhut’;
these were some path breaking books in Hindi publication. Radhakrisan
Prakshan is still attached to such issues and closely associated
with great women writers of contemporary India and past. Mahadevi
Verma, Mahashweta Devi, Manu Bhandari, Mrinal Pandey like well known
writers have trusted Radhakrishna Prakshan to publish most of their
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U. R. Anantmurthy, Girish Karnad, Gulzar’s
translated works, Mohan Rakesh, Rajendra Yadav, Vijay Mohan Singh,
Sudhir Pachauri like contemporary Indian writers always believed
in Radhakrishna’s credibility as a publisher and proudly published
their important work with this house.
Nagarjun, Samsher, Trilochan, Kedarnath Singh,
Kunwar Narayan, Vishnu Khare, Ashok Vajpeyi, Dudhnath Singh, Manglesh
Dabral, Sudeep Banrjee, Gyanendrapati and Akhilesh like famous names
of Hindi world; also young writers like Kumar Ambuj, Bodhisattava,
Nilay Upadhyay, Sunder Chandra Thakur trusted on Radahkrishna and
been published here. In 1988 Radhakrishna Prakshan came under the
able management of Ashok Maheshwari after Sri Arvind Kumar, son
of late Omprakashji. From then onwards this house is standing even
more firmly in publishing world.
After merging with Rajkamal Prakashan Group in
1994 and with Lokbharati Prakashan in 2005, the role of Radhakrishna
Prakashan is broadened and significant. Variety in topics of books,
social causes concerned with readers and range in facilitating writers
of different kind are always taken high in this intellect valuing
publication house. Radhakrishna Prakashan has always come out with
all the literary ages and challenges of Hindi and will keep this
legacy alive in future with grand success.
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