Born on Jan 19, 1908 at Thalayolaparambu, Kottayam district, Kerala, India. Chapter 1 The Mountain and The Squirrel (Ralph Waldo Emerson) Chapter 2 The Rightful Inheritors of the Earth (Vaikom Muhammad Basheer) Chapter 3 The Book of Nature (Jawaharlal Nehru) Unit 4 Work is Worship Chapter 3 One Child, One Teacher, One Pen and One Book can Change the World (Malala Yousafzai) Unit 3 Glimpses of Nature. Birthday is a collection of short stories by the Famous author Vaikom Muhammed Basheer(1908-1994). VAIKOM MUHAMMAD BASHEER was very much a loner on the Kerala literary scene. Vaikom Muhammad Basheer, was born on 21st January 1908 and he is one of the prominent literary figures of Malayalam literature. Died on Jul 5, 1994 at Beypore, Kozhikode district, Kerala, India. His legacy, as … Vaikom Muhammad Basheer (21 January 1908 – 5 July 1994), fondly known as Beypore Sultan, was an Indian independence activist and writer of Malayalam literature.He was a writer, humanist, freedom fighter, novelist and short story writer, noted for his path-breaking, down-to-earth style of writing that made him equally popular among literary critics as well as the common man. KOCHI: On his 110th birth anniversary, legendary Malayalam writer Vaikom Muhammad Basheer's name is almost forgotten in his hometown, Thalayolaparambu in Kottayam district. In the simplicity of his writing, in the themes of his stories, in the humour and satire which cloaked the profundity of his observations on life and living, Basheer could be compared only to Basheer. Name : Abdul Rahman Muhammad Basheer. Vaikom Muhammad Basheer (Malayalam:വൈക്കം മുഹമ്മദ് ബഷീർ) (21 January 1908 – 5 July 1994)  was a Malayalam fiction writer from the state of Kerala in India. "Vaikom Muhammad Basheer [വൈയ്ക്കം മുഹമ്മദ് ബഷീർ / வைய்க்கம் முஹம்மத் பஷீற் / वैय्क्कं मुहम्मद् बषीर्]" (വിവരണം) (ഭാഷ: ഇംഗ്ലീഷ്). Find the List of Vaikom Muhammad Basheer Short Stories in Tamil. Neela Velicham : Vaikom Muhammad Basheer ( Story: The Blue Light) Translation From Malayalam Part1 Posted on September 14, 2017 April 10, 2020 by ministhy This story,’ The Blue Light’, is one among the inexplicable experiences of my life. Vaikom Muhammad Basheer has 67 books on Goodreads with 136051 ratings. About : Vaikom Muhammad Basheer was born in the village of Thalayolapparampu in northern Travancore, in Vaikom on 21 January 1908, he was the eldest child. His works are translated in many languages and got him worldwide acclaim. He was also a freedom fighter, novelist and a humanist.