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List of people from Uttar Pradesh - Wikipedia.

Authors of the great epics. Bhrigu (birthplace: Ballia), one of the seven great sages, the Saptarshis, one of the Prajapatis created by Brahma; Sur (birthplace: Mathura), saint, poet and musician; Tulsidas (Ramayana: Chitrakoot), Awadhi poet and philosopher; wrote Ramacaritamanasa ("The Lake of the Deeds of Rama"), an epic devoted to Lord Rama; Vyasa, central and much revered ....

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