7-year-old Abhijita Singh who lives in Ghaziabad is recognised as the world’s youngest writer by the International Book of Records. She has also been awarded the title ‘Grandmaster of Writing’ by the Asia Book of Records for her poetry and prose writing prowess. Also Read: ITBP shares ‘Happy and Inspiring’ video of 5-yr-old boy saluting jawans in Ladakh
She started writing at the tender age of 5 years. The maximum of her writing took place during the coronavirus pandemic lockdown that helped her to maintain positivity. Currently, she is studying in 2nd standard. Her father, Ashish Gupta is a Chartered Accountant by profession and her mother, Anupriya Gupta is an engineer-turned-entrepreneur.
The young girl belongs to the third generation of the renowned poet duo-Rashtrakavi Maithilisharan Gupt and Santkavi Shri Siyaramsharan Gupt. Hence, it is no surprise that being able to pen beautiful short stories and poems abounds in her veins. Also Read: Bangladeshi teen wins children’s Peace Prize for combating cyberbullying
She published a book for children called ‘Happiness all Around’, which is a compilation of short stories and poems. It has been published by Invincible Publishers and is accessible both as a hard copy and a Kindle edition. Her writing reflects her fertile vision.
Talking about her devotion for writing, she said, “I get inspiration from the surroundings and even the small things. I write about what I hear, see or feel. I write about positive things. My favourite poems are Mother Earth, Let’s try, let’s fly, Study is my best buddy and Precious Friendship.”
Her parents who are very excited with her achievements, said, “Every parent dreams to be known by his or her child’s name. For us, it came very early. Our daughter’s book will inspire kids of her age and leave a positive impact on society.” Also Read: Class 2 Gujarat boy enters Guinness World Record as the World’s Youngest Computer Programmer
She will write her next book which will illuminate her views on the coronavirus pandemic and its effect on children.
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