Jyotiprasad Agarwalla started learning filmmaking at UFA Studios in Germany while returning from Edinburgh, which took seven months. Jyotiprasad Agarwallareturned to Assam after learning filmmaking, after which he started his activities for Indian independence, due to which his life became completely disorganized. In 1932, he was sentenced to fifteen months in prison for activities against the British. In the year 1933, Jyotiprasad Agarwalla established Chitraban Studio in Bholaguri Tea Estate and started filming the film Joymoti. The film was released in 1935, the first film from the state of Assam. If you want to buy Jyotiprasad Agarwalla India Stamp or Miniature Sheet, Philacy.com.
17-06-2004: Jyotiprasad Agarwalla India Postage Stamp
Jyotiprasad Agarwalla was a famous Indian lyricist, poet, writer as well as filmmaker from the Indian state of Assam. He is still respected for his creative vision and was primarily called the Roopkanwar of Assamese culture. Jyotiprasad Agarwalla is considered the founder of Assamese cinema for Joymoti, which was established in 1935. He was born on 17th June 1903 in an Agarwal family. Jyotiprasad Agarwalla passed matriculation in 1921 after completing his education from schools in Assam and Calcutta. In 1926 he moved to Edinburgh to study economics, but returned from Edinburgh before completing his studies. On the occasion of the death anniversary of Jyotiprasad Agarwalla, the Indian Postal Department issued a postage stamp in his honor.