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Dr. (M/S) Prativa Manjari Rath

Prativa Manjari Rath Name : Prativa Manjari Rath
Designation : Professor
Qualification : M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D. Cert. Course in German
Phone No. : +91-9437281871
E-mail ID : prativam(dot)rath(at)yahoo(dot)co(dot)in

  • Vedic Literature
  • Classical Sanskrit Literature
  • Sanskrit Literary Criticism
  • Scientific Literature in Sanskrit
  • Yoga& Indian culture

  • Vedic Literature
  • Dharmasastra
  • Sanskrit Prose & Poetry
  • Sanskrit Poetics
  • Scientific Literature in Sanskrit like Vrksayurveda etc
  • Research Methodology
  • Art of Translation
  • Ph. D. Guidance
    • Awarded: 05
    • Submitted: 02
    • Continuing: 02
  • M. Phil. Guidance
    • Awarded: 40
    • Continuing: 03
1 Felicitated by ‘Arsha Vidya Vikas Kendra : Centre for Vedanta, Sanskrit and India’s Culture’, Bhubaneswar along with the presentation of Citation on the occasion of its National Seminar on ‘Reappreciation of Vedic Studies’,  7-8 March, 2009.
2 Felicitated by the Authorities of the Christ College, Cuttack, Odisha on  February 5, 2005 as outstanding Sanskrit Scholar of the state  on the occasion of the Diamond Jubilee Celebration of the College as well as the inaugural session of the 11th Conference of the Association of  All Orissa College Teachers in Sanskrit (AOACTS).
3 Certificate of Honor from Director, Sanskrit Studies Centre, Faculty of Archaeology, Silpakorn University, Bangkok, 2010.
4 Honoured with the presentation of plaque by H.E. Ms. Latha Reddy, Ambassador of India to Thailand with deep appreciation on successful completion of the tenure as Visiting Professor of Sanskrit at Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
5 Visiting Professor of Sanskrit’ in Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand being selected by  the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Government of India, New Delhi, 1st June 2007-31stMay,2011.
6 UGC Junior Research Fellowship Award  in the Year 1985.

  • Research Scholar as SRF (UGC): 1986-87
  • Lecturer: 20th March 87 to 21st May 92
  • Reader: 31st December 1999 to 30thDecember 2007
  • Professor (CAS): 31.12.2007 continuing
  • MEMBER OF THE PROFESSIONAL BODIES
    • Life Member, All India Oriental Conference (AIOC), Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute, Poona since 1993 and earlier Full member since 1980;
    • Patron, All Orissa Association of College Teachers in Sanskrit (AOACTS), Bhubaneswar since 1995;
    • Life Member, Lokabhasa Prachara Samiti , Puri since 1990;
    • Life Member, Nagari Lipi Parisad, Cuttack since 1980;
    • Life Member, Utkal University Teachers’ Association (UUTA), Bhubaneswar since 1991;
    • Life Member, Prachi Valley Cultural academic and Historical Research Society, Puri since 1990;
  • EXTENSION WORK
    • Service of the Community
      • Associated with Utkal Nagari Lipi Parisad since 1983 which works for cultural and linguistic unity of India.
      • Actively worked for popularization of Sanskrit Language and teaching Sanskrit free of cost to the people of all age group by associated with Aryasamaj, Bangkok from 2008-2011.
      • Actively working for encouraging  popularizing  Sanskrit Language as the President of Samskruta Parisad , Cuttack
      • Associated with  Thai –Bharat cultural Lodge, Bangkok, from 2008-2011
      • Associated with “Indian cultural Centre” Bangkok  in teaching Sanskrit, Language , from 2008-2011and in actively participating in the extention activities.
      • Associated with Thai-Bharat Hindi Parisad, Bangkok in popularizing Hindi and Indian Culture at Bangkok, Thailand from 2008-2011

    • Inculcation of the Values
      • Availing all such public forums to propagate the message of Indian Philosophy and Culture, value-based teaching through Academy of Yoga and Oriental Studies, Bhubaneswar.
    • Position held in organization
      • Member, Academic Council of Utkal University during 2000-2002 and 2013-2015
      • Member, Senate of Utkal University during 2000-2002 and 2013-2015
      • Member, Diary  Committee, Post Graduate Council, Utkal University
      • Member of Sexual Harass Committee, Utkal University, 2014-2015
  • CONTRIBUTION TO ADMINISTRATION
    • Administration of the Department/Institution
      • Head, Dept of Sanskrit, June 2000- May 2002 and  June 2013-May 2015;
      • Course Coordinator, Post-Graduate Diploma in Yoga Education, the sponsored Course of the post-Graduate Department of Sanskrit,  2000-2002
      • Course Coordinator, P.G. Diploma in Yoga Therapy (U.G.C. Innovative Course), P.G. Dept. of Sanskrit, Utkal University with effect from September June 2010-  May 2012;
    • Residential life of students
      • Assistant Superintendent, Ramadevi Chhtrinivas, 1987-1996
      • Superintendent, K.K.Chhatrinivas, Utkal University, Vanivihar-2004-2008
    • Maintenance of students’ discipline
      • Member of Discipline Committee of Utkal University, Vanivihar
      • Advisor of Student Seminar, P. G. Dept. of Sanskrit, Utkal University
      • Member of the Residential Committee, Utkal University, since 1987 to 1996 &2004-2008
  • DECISION MAKING AND ADVISORY BODIES
    • In Utkal University
      • Member, Board of Studies, Sanskrit,  2014-15;
      • Chairman, Board of Studies, Yoga, 2012-2014;
      • Member , Subject Research Committee, Sanskrit, since 2011 till date;
      • Member, Board of Moderators, Regular and Private M.A. Examination  2011-13;
      • Member, Board of Studies, Sanskrit, 1997-2004, 2009-2015 ;
      • Member, Board of Studies, Yoga, 1998-2004, 2011-12; 2015 continuing
      • Member, Subject Research Committee, Yoga since  2011- 15
      • Advisor, Seminar of the  Department of Sanskrit, Utkal University during  the sessions 1990-97.
      • Member of Diary Committee, Utkal University,2004
      • Member of Managing Committee of Utkal University High School, Vanivihar.
    • In Other Universities and Autonomous Colleges
      • Member, Board of Studies, Veda, Shree Jagannath Sanskrit University, Puri
      • Member, Board of Studies, Sanskrit, DDCE, Utkal University), Bhubaneswar, Orissa, 2003;
      • Vice-Chancellor’s nominee , Board of Studies, Sanskrit, Talcher Autonomous College,  Sambalpur2015;
      •  Vice-Chancellor’s nominee in Board of Studies, Sanskrit, Nayagarh Autonomous College, Nayagarha, 2010-11 and 2011-12, 2014-15;
      • Vice- Chancellor’s nominee to the Board of Studies, Sanskrit, Kendrapada Autonomous College, Kendrapada for the session 2014-15;
      • Member, Board of Studies in Sanskrit, Banki Autonomous College, Banki, Cuttack, 2012-13, 2014-15;
      • Member of several teams of Inspectors to accord permanent/ temporary affiliation of the Utkal University to different colleges since 2011-13 till date
      • Member, Board of Studies in Sanskrit, S.V.M Autonomous College, Jagatsinghpur, Cuttack,  2014-15 continuing;
      • Member, Board of Studies, Sanskrit, SCS College, Puri 2015 continuing;
      • President of Cuttack Samskruta Parisad, Cuttack.
    • Professional organizations of Teachers
      • Editor , All Orissa Association of College Teachers in Sanskrit (AOACTS), Bhubaneswar, August 98- January 2001, Bhubaneswar.
      • Member to the Executive Committee of Utkal University Teachers Association (UUTA) for the session 2012 with effect from 23 December 2011.