This movie is based on true life story of Vidyapati -The famous maithili poet.
Vidyapati (1352 – 1448), also known by the sobriquet Maithil Kavi Kokil (the poet cuckoo of Maithili) was a Maithili poet and a Sanskrit writer.
He was born in the village Bisfi in Madhubani district of Mithila region of Bihar, India and died in Samastipur.
He was the son of shri Ganapati Thakur. The name Vidyapati is derived from two Sanskrit words, Vidya (knowledge) and Pati (master), connoting thereby, a man of knowledge.
Lord shiva accompanied “Kavi Vidyapati ” as his servent “Ugna” and offer Gangajal to him and later Ugna temple was created at the place shiva showed his real look.