Late Pragyaratna Bajracharya
Pragyaratna was born in 1991 B.S. in Tansen. His family has been living in Pokhara since 2000 B.S. He is famous as hymn priest since Rana regime to till now. He is also an expert of classical music. He was involved in each musical program in Pokhara directly and indirectly. He has given training by forming several hymns group and music group. Especially in Gaijatra festival, his bhajan (hymns) sung throughout bazaar. Beside this, he had been participated in Buddha pooja as prominent singer and musician. Several persons have become advanced by him. He is not only singer and musician but also known as proficient drama theater and film actor. He has acted in several films. He has recorded knowledgeable cassette both in Newari bhajan and Nepali. His disciplines are song and musical figure; Saroj Gopal Bajracharya, late Som Bajracharya, Subarna Bajracharya, Krishna Bahadur Shrestha, Jujubhai Shakhya etc. He had composed music of tune expert Narayan Gopal’s song when he was living in Pokhara. To respect and honour him for his great contribution to song and music, he has got Sanakman Memorial Prize, Pokhrali Nawaratna prize, Aanagarika Sudhumma Prize, Sarbgyaman Bishnudevi Sanskrit prize. He is always remaining in Pokharalese heart as melodious rhythm of Harmonium.