Labhshankar Thakar was born on Jan 14, 1935. He is an Ayurvedic practitioner and was also a college lecturer in Gujarati language earlier. A prolific writer, there are innumerable collections of poems, plays, essays, fiction and biographies to his credit.
He has been honoured with several awards, including the prestigious Central Sahitya Akademi Award.
His address: A/2, Capital Commercial Centre, Near Sanyas Ashram, Ahmedabad-380 006.