Abkhaz poet - January 16, 1938
Famous Abkhaz poet laureate of the State Prize of Gulia, academician, author of many books of poetry, the poem "Golden Fleece", a novel in verse "Fatherland", which played a significant role in the development of the Abkhazian literature.
By the nature of his talent M. Lasuria - lyricist. Peru M. Lasuria has translated into the Abkhaz language novel in verse by Pushkin's "Eugene Onegin", Shota Rustaveli's poem "The Knight in the Panther's Skin", "Novice" and "Demon" by M. Lermontov, "The Prisoner of Chillon" George. Byron "The Song of Hiawatha" G. Longfellow, and others.