Hansraj College

University of Delhi

NAAC Grade A+ with CGPA 3.62

Dr Ranjeet Kumar Mishra

Associate Professor | Department of Sanskrit
Contact (Off.): 011-27667458 , 9891598277 (Mob.)

Email Address : rkmishradu[at]gmail[dot]com

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  • Applied Sanskrit.
  • Arthashastra and Dharmashastra.
  • Philosophy of Grammar.
  • Indian History, Culture and Civilization.
  • B.A. , 1995 , Hans Raj College,University of Delhi
  • M.A. , 1997 , Hindu College,University of Delhi
  • M.Phil. , 1998 , Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi.
  • Ph.D. , 2005 , Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi.
  • M.A. in HISTORY , 2019 , Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU )
  • M.A., M. Phil. and Ph.D. in Sanskrit from the University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • M.A in History from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi.
  • SRF (Senior Research Fellowship) and JRF (Junior Research Fellowship) with NET from the UGC.
  • Teaching B.A. Sanskrit (Hons.), B.A. (Prog.) and M.A. (Sanskrit) classes as a permanent Assistant Professor at Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, since 16th July, 2005.
  • Teaching M.A. and M. Phil. classes of Indian Culture and Civilization as Guest faculty at Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi since 2008.
  • Invited to teach Indian Culture and Civilization to M.A. (IDC) students by the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi in 2010-11 & 2011-12.
  • Invited to teach Ancient Indian Economy and Polity to M.Phil students by the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, since 2008.
  • Invited to teach History of Sanskrit Grammar to M.A. (Final year) students by the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi, since 2008.
  • Invited to teach Indian Culture and Civilization to M.A. students by the School of Open Learning,University of Delhi.
  • Invited to teach B.A. (IInd year) students by the School of Open Learning, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Taught B.A. (Hons.) and B.A. (Prog.) classes as guest Lecturer at Rajdhani College, University of Delhi.
  • History of Sanskrit Literature 
  • Indian Culture & Civilization
  • Sanskrit & World Literature
  • Indian Social Institutions & Polity
  • Ancient Indian Economy
  • Sanskrit Drama
  • Sanskrit Grammar 
  • Indian Philosophy

 

Research Supervision:

  • Three Ph.D. students have been awarded their Ph.D. Degrees by the University of Delhi, under my supervision.
  • Two M. Phil. students have been awarded their M. Phil. Degrees by the University of Delhi, under my supervision.
  • One student has submitted his thesis for Ph.D. under my supervision.
  • Five Ph.D. students are pursuing their research under my supervision in the University of Delhi.
  • Advisor of five Ph.D. students of the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi (Two students have been awarded and One student has submitted).
  • Advisor of one M.Phil, student of the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Convenor, Students' Welfare, Discipline, and Attendance Committee, Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, 2017-18 and 2018-19.
  • Convenor, Admission Committee, Arts & Commerce, Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, 2013-14.
  • Deputy Centre Superintendent, Hans Raj College in Annual Examination, 2007-2008.
  • Observer, Joint Test for admission to BBE, BBS and BFIA at Mathematics Department, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Head Examiner for B.A. Sanskrit (Hons.), Ist, IInd and IIIrd years examinations, University of Delhi, Delhi, in 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019.
  • Head Examiner for B.A. Sanskrit (Hons.), IInd year, University of Delhi, Delhi, 2010-11 & 2011-12.
  • Teacher-in-Charge, Department of Sanskrit, Hans Raj College, 2007-2008, 2010-2011, 2017-18.
  • Teacher-in-Charge, S?nskritik?, a Cultural Society of Hans Raj College,2006-2007 & 2009-10.
  • President, Staff Association, Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, 2012-13.
  • Editorial Adviser, Sanskrit Manjari, Sanskrit Section of the Hans Raj College Magazine, ‘HANS 2008-09’ & 2016-17.
  • Media co-ordinator, Hans Raj College, 2010-11.
  • Returning Officer, Hans Raj College Hostel Election, 2007-08.
  • President, Akhila Bh?rat?ya Mithil? Navanirm?na Mancha, New Delhi, 2008 onwards.
  • Secretary, Gwyer Hall Alumni Association, 2018 onwards.
  • Secretary, Hans Raj College Resident Teachers' Welfare Association, University of Delhi, 2008-10.
  • Secretary, Sanskrit S?hitya Parishad, an Academic Society of Hans Raj College, Delhi, 1994-95.
  • Editor, Hans Raj College Magazine 'HANS' (Hindi) 1994-95.
  • Editor, 'SANSKRIT MANJARI' 1992-93, Sanskrit Section of the Hans Raj College Magazine.
  • Cultural Secretary, Gwyer Hall Students Union (1996-97), Delhi University.
  • Treasurer, Hans Raj College Alumni Association, 2012-15.
  • Executive Committee Member, Hans Raj College Alumni Association, 2009-12.

Ph.D. Thesis: "Samasa Shakti Tatha Shabdashakti Para Nagesh, Bhattojidikshita Tatha Kaundabhatt Ke Vicharon Ka Tulanatmaka evem Samikshatmaka Adhyayana"

M.Phil Dissertation: "Nageshbhatta Krit Sphotavaad ka Samikshatmaka Adhyayana"

Professional Qualification:

  • One year P.G. Diploma Course in Translation (English to Hindi & Vice-versa) from the University of Delhi.

Project Undertaken as a Part of P.G. Diploma:

  • Hindi Translation of the book 'Riot After Riot' by M.J. Akbar, Penguin Books India, 1988.

Books Published:

  • "Sam?sashakti Tath? Shabdashakti" by Vidhyanidhi Publication, New Delhi, 2015.
  • N?ge?a Bhatta Krta Sphotav?da: Ek Sam?ksha by Vidhyanidhi Publication, New Delhi, 2017.
  • Mithila ki Panji Vyavastha (Aadhunika Vijnana ke vishesh sandarbha mein) by Vidhyanidhi Publication, New Delhi, 2017 (Edited).
  • Translated two books titled 'Swachha Jungle ki Kahani: Dadi ki Zubaani (Vol. 1 & 2)' in Maithili language, published by the Publication Division, Govt. of India, 2017.
  1. "Kautilya's Taxation Model and Its Relevance to the Present Global Economic Scenario", published in an Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research (An International Peer Reviewed Refereed Research Journal), in December, 2019, Volume 6, No. 13, p.no. 123-126, ISSN No. 2393-8358.
  2. "Kalidasa ki Rachnaon ke Vibhinna Anuvada tatha Pashchatya Chintana per unka prabhava", published in Shodh Drishti (An International Peer Reviewed Refereed Research Journal), in March 2019, Volume 10, No. 3.3, p.no. 96-98, ISSN No. 0976-6650.
  3. "Bharata ki Samasika Sanskriti (The composite Culture of India), published in Anukriti (An International Peer Reviewed Refereed Research Journal), in February, 2019, Volume 9, No. 2, page no. 12-14, ISSN No. 2250-1193.
  4. "Sanskrit Vyakarana tatha Bhasha Darshan ke Kshetra mein Mithila ka Yogadana" published in Global Thought (An International Refereed Quarterly Research Journal (A Scholarly Peer Reviewed Journal)), in March, 2018, Issue No. 7, Year 2. page no. 223-226, ISSN No. 2456-0898.   
  5. "Aadhunika Vijnana aur Sanskrit" in Vaak Sudha (An International Refereed Quarterly Research Journal), in January-March, 2017, Volume no. 3, page no. 167-170, ISSN No. 2347-6605.
  6. "Paryavarana Samrakshana aur Sanskrit" in Vaak Sudha (An International Refereed Quarterly Research Journal), in January-March, 2017, Volume no. 3,  page no. 142-145, ISSN No. 2347-6605.
  7. "Tan?va Prabhandhana aur Sanskrit" in Global Thought (An International Refereed Quarterly Research Journal), in February, 2017, Volume no. 3,  page no. 205-207, ISSN No. 2456-0898.
  8. "Vittiya Prabhandhana aur Sanskrit" in Global Thought (An International Refereed Quarterly Research Journal), in February, 2017, Volume no. 3, page no. 266-271, ISSN No. 2456-0898.
  9. "Vy?karana Darshan mein Shabd?rtha m?mamsa", in Vaak Sudha (An International Refereed Quarterly Research Journal), in May-July, 2016, Volume no. 1, page no.  128-143, ISSN No. 2347-6605.
  10. "Sam?sashakti: Ek Samagra Vishleshana", in Sanskrit Vidya (Annual Research Journal), Kashi Hindu Vishwavidyalaya (BHU), in 2015, Volume no. 1, page no. 62-74, ISSN No. 0975-8348.
  11. "Kaut?liya Arthash?stra mein Pratip?dita Kara Vyavasth?", in Sanskrit Vidya (Annual Research Journal), Kashi Hindu Vishwavidyalaya (BHU), in 2014, Volume No. 1, page no. 57-62, ISSN No. 0975-8348.
  12. "N?r?-vimarsha k? drishti mein Abhijn?nash?kuntalam", in Abhyudayah (An International Bi-annual Research Journal), Abhishek Prakashan, New Delhi, in July-December, 2014, Volume No. 3:2, page no. 99-107, ISSN No. 2320-4176.
  13. "?dhunika Vaishwika Paridrishya mein Sanskrit Adhayayana k? Upayogit?", in Abhisecanam (An International Bi-annual Research Journal), Abhishek Prakashan, New Delhi, in July-December, 2014, Volume No. 2:2, page no. 82-89, ISSN No. 2320-4184.
  14. "Sh?bdabodha Vishayaka N?gesha Bhatta ki Avadh?ran?", in Sanskrit Vidya (Annual Research Journal), Kashi Hindu Vishwavidyalaya (BHU), in 2011, Volume No. 1, page no. 88-93, ISSN No. 0975-8348.
  15. "Vaiy?karanon ke mata mein shakti k? Swaroopa" in Shodh-Prabha (Quarterly Research Journal), Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth, New Delhi, in July, 2011, Volume No. 3, page no. 88-102, ISSN No. 0974-8946.
  16. "Vishwa Bh?sh? Darshana Ko Bharat?ya D?rshanikon k? Adbhuta Yogad?na: Sphotav?da" in Shodh-Prabha (Quarterly Research Journal), Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth, New Delhi, in October, 2011, Volume No. 4, page no. 76-101, ISSN No. 0974-8946.
  • Faculty Development Programme (one week online) on "Hind Swaraj", held on 23-01-2021 to 30-01-2021, organized by Gandhi Bhawan, University of Delhi, in collaboration with Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre (MHFDC), Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Faculty Development Programme (two weeks) on "Bhasha, Sahitya, Media aur Paryavaran", held on 10-12-2018 to 23-12-2018, organized by Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre (MHFDC), Hans Raj College, and Faculty of Arts, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Faculty Development Programme on "Pedagogical Skills" held on 28-02-2017, organized by the Department of Sanskrit, Hans Raj College, IQAC Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Refresher Course, held on 30-06-2014 to 19-07-2014, organized by CPDHE, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Refresher Course, held on 24-09-2012 to 15-10-2012, organized by CPDHE, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • National Workshop on "Vakyapadiya" held on 12-01-2012 to 18-01-2012, organized by the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi and ICPR, New Delhi.
  • Study Week on "Indian Logic and Epistemology (level 2)", held on 02-07-2010 to 11-07-2010, organized by Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.
  • Training Course on "Basic Computer Concepts, MS-Word, MS-PowerPoint, Internet and Email" held on 05-04-2010 to 16-04-2010, organized by Computer Centre, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Orientation Course, held on 06-05-2008 to 03-06-2008, organized by CPDHE, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Attended a course on 'Navya-Ny?ya Language and Methodology (Level – I)' held on 01-10-2002 to 12-10-2002, organized by R?shtriya Sanskrit Sansth?na in collaboration by Special Centre for Sanskrit Studies, JNU, New Delhi.
  • Attended a course 'Navya-Ny?ya Language and Methodology (Level – I)' held on 17-09-2001 to 29-09-2001, organized by the Centre of Advanced Study in Sanskrit, University of Pune, Pune.
  • Delivered a lecture on the topic "Ancient Indian Economy" on 01-02-2020, at the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi, for M.Phil. Students.
  • Delivered a lecture in an All India Vedic Seminar on topic  "Vedic Sahitya mein Vishwabandhutwa ki Bhavana" on 08-11-2019, organized by MSN Veda Vidya Pratisthana, Ujjain, and Ramjas College, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Delivered ten lectures of two hours each on different topics of Sanskrit for Civil Services Aspirants at Sanskrit Academy, Govt. of NCT of Delhi, Delhi as a Resource Person during 15-07-2019 to 19-07-2019.
  • Delivered a lecture as a Resource Person in a National Seminar on "Impact of Sanskrit on European Literature" on 29-03-2019, organized by Zakir Husain Delhi College, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Delivered a lecture as a Chairman in a National Seminar on "Multi-dimensional Aspects of Sanskrit and Larger World" held on 15-17 February, 2019, organized by the Department of Sanskrit, Jamia Millia Islamia (Central University), New Delhi, Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan and ICPR, New Delhi.
  • Delivered a lecture as a Resource Person in a National Workshop on The Antiquity of Indian Culture and Linguistic Speculation on the topic "Culture and Civilization Depicted in Ramayana and Mahabharata" held on 24-03-2018, organized by the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, South Campus, New Delhi.
  • Delivered a lecture as a Resource Person in a One-day National Workshop on "Sanskrit in World Literature" on 27-02-2018, organized by Zakir Husain Delhi College, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Delivered a lecture as a Resource Person in a One-day National Seminar on "Sanskrite Gyan-Vigyanam" held on 07-03-2017, organized by KSD Sanskrit University, Darbhanga, Bihar.
  • Delivered a lecture as a Resource Person in a National Symposium on "Sanskrit and World Literature" on 07-01-2017, organized by the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, South Campus, New Delhi.
  • Delivered a lecture as a Resource Person in a One-day National Seminar on "Vidyayah Vikase Biharasya Yogadanam" held on 28-03-2014, organized by KSD Sanskrit University, Darbhanga, Bihar.
  • Delivered a lecture as a Resource Person in a National Orientation Programme on "The Relevance of Sanskrit Studies in Contemporary World" on 25.06.20011 organized by the CPDHE, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Many talks have been broadcasted on All India Radio (AIR) on various topics such as The Contribution of India towards the World Knowledge System, Composite Culture in India, Water Conservation, Pandit Nehru etc.
  • Invited for the Panel discussions on different Television channels on various issues.
  • Attended and presented a research paper entitled "Kautilya's Taxation Model and Its Relevance to the Present Global Economic Scenario" at the 17th World Sanskrit Conference, held in Vancouver, Canada, July 9-13, 2018.
  • Research paper on "Role and Responsibility of Samaharta and Sannidhata in Tax Administration of Kautilya's Arthashastra" has been accepted for the presentation in the 18th World Sanskrit Conference to be held at Australian National University, in Canberra, Australia, from 10-14, January, 2022.
  • Organised a National Webinar as a Coordinator on "Bharatiya Darshan ke Katipaya Jnanmimansiya Prashna: Vishesh Roop se Nyaya-Vaisheshika Darshan ke Sandarbha mein" held on 25 August, 2020 organized by the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Organised and participated in a National Webinar on "Jeevan ki Seema aur Vistaar" held on 20 June, 2020 organized by the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • Participated in the Webinar on "Student Learning Centre: Objectives and Perspectives" organized by Student Learning Centre, IQAC, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, on 13, July, 2020.
  • Participated in a One-day National Seminar on "Draft New Education Policy, 2019", organized by Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj college, University of Delhi, Delhi held on 10 August, 2019.
  • Presented a research paper on 'The Theory of Sphota' in the World Sanskrit Conference - 2001, held in New Delhi.
  • Participated in an "International Seminar on Bhartrhari: Language, Thought and Reality" held at India International Centre, New Delhi on 12-14 December, 2003.
  • Research paper on "??bdabodha" had been accepted for presentation in the 41st Session of All India Oriental Conference, held in Puri, Orissa, on 14-16 December, 2002.

Recipient of:

  • Sanskrit Sam?r?dhaka Samm?na from Delhi Sanskrit Academy, Delhi, for 2005-06 and 2006-07.
  • Junior & Senior Research Fellowships with eligibility for Lectureship from the UGC.
  • The Certificate of Merit from Hans Raj College, University of Delhi.
  • All India Post Graduate Scholarship, 1995-97.
  • NCC 'A' Certificate.
  • 'KOMAL-PADA' in Indian Scout and Guide.

Contribution to the Corporate Life of the College/University:

  • Member, Senate, Kameshwar Singh Darbhanga Sanskrit University, Darbhanga, Bihar, 2016-19 and 2019-2022 (Chancellor's Nominee).
  • Member, Departmental Research Committee (DRC), Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi, 2020-2022.
  • Member, Revision of Undergraduate Courses - LOCF Committee of three courses of B.A. (Hons.) Sanskrit (i.e. C-11 Vedic Literature; GE-11- Nationalism and Indian Literature and DSE-8-Environmental Awareness in Sanskrit Literature) and four courses of B.A. Programme (i.e. DSE-4 Nationalism in Sanskrit Literature; GE-4 Nationalistic Thought in Sanskrit Literature, GE-5-Ethical and Moral Issues in Sanskrit and GE-1 Political Thought in Sanskrit Literature), Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi, for the academic session 2019-20.
  • Co-ordinator to review the syllabus of CBCS B.A. Sanskrit (Hons.),  Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi, 2017-18 for the three papers (i.e. C-7- Indian Social Institutions and Politics, C-9-Modern Sanskrit Literature and GE-11-Nationalism and Indian Literature).
  • Member, Curriculum Development Committee, Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi, Delhi, 2016-17.
  • Member, Curriculum Development Committee, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), 2009.
  • Member, Expert Committee, B.N.M. University, Madhepura, Bihar.
  • Member, Selection Committee to take the interview of candidates for the post of principal, Dayanand Brahma Mah?vidy?laya, Hisar on 02-03-2007.
  • Member, Selection Committee to appoint lecturer in Sanskrit in Dayanand Ayurvedic College, Jalandhar on 10-08-2007.
  • Member, Students' Welfare, Discipline, and Attendance Committee, Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, 2020-2021, 2019-2020 and 2008-09.
  • Member, Sports Committee, Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, 2020-21, 2010-11 and 2007-2008.
  • Member, Workload Committee, Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, 2017-18.
  • Member, Executive Committee, Credit and Threft Society, Hans Raj College, 2008-10.
  • Member, Executive Committee, Hans Raj College Allumni Association, 2009-12.
  • Member, Executive Committee, Hans Raj College Staff Association, 2015-2021.
  • Member, International Seminar & Debate Committee, Hans Raj College, 2008-09.
  • Member, Diamond Jubilee Celebration Committee, Hans Raj College, 2009.
  • Member, Development Fund Committee, Hans Raj College, 2008-09.
  • Member, ECA Committee, Hans Raj College, 2006-2007, 2007-2008.
  • Member, Hostel Committee, Hans Raj College, 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2010-2011.
  • Member, Library Committee, Hans Raj College, 2007-2008, 2010-11.
  • Member, Sports Committee, Hans Raj College, 2007-2008, 2010-11.
  • Member, Annual Prize Distribution Committee, Hans Raj College 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012.
  • Member, Teachers' Welfare Fund Committee, Hans Raj College, 2007-2008.
  • Member, Concurrent Course Committee, Hans Raj College, 2006-2007.
  • Member, Anti-Ragging Committee, Hans Raj College, 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-10, 2010-11 & 2011-12.
  • Member, Resident Teachers' Welfare Committee, Hans Raj College, 2009-10.
  • Member, Delhi University Teachers' Association (DUTA).
  • Member, Hans Raj College Teachers' Association (HRCTA).

Extra Curricular Activities:

  • Initiated and organized an Annual Lecture Series entitled Indian Intellectual Heritage in 2007.
  • Attended an Orientation Course for the teachers conducted by the University Grants Commission in collaboration with the Institute of Life Long Learning, University of Delhi, Delhi. Also presented a paper on the Relevance of Sanskrit Studies in Contemporary World.
  • Attended a one-week workshop on V?kyapad?ya conducted by the Department of Sanskrit, University of Delhi.
  • Presented a research paper on 'The Theory of Sphota' in the World Sanskrit Conference - 2001, held in New Delhi.
  • Paper on ??bdabodha accepted for presentation in the 41st Session of All India Oriental Conference (14-16 December, 2002), held in Puri, Orissa.
  • Participated in an International Seminar on Bhartrhari: Language, Thought and Reality held at India International Centre, New Delhi on December, 12, 13 & 14, 2003.
  • Eight Articles on different topics have been published in the College magazines.
  • Actively participated and won the prizes in various inter-college debates, elocutions, music competitions, essay writing competitions, etc.
  • Initiated and successfully organised College Festival 'NIKASH – 95' and conducted several Seminars, Panel discussions, Post dinner talks, Debates, Musical Shows at the University level.
  • Many talks have been broadcasted on All India Radio (AIR) on various topics such as The Contribution of India towards the World Knowledge System, Composite Culture in India, Water Conservation, Pandit Nehru etc.
  • Invited for the Panel discussions on different Television channels on various issues.
  • Invited as judge in the different competitions, like debates, elocutions, shloka recitations, veda mantra recitations etc. at St. Stephens College, DU, IP College DU, Rajdhani College DU, Sardar Patel School, New Delhi, Prabhu Dayal Public School, Shalimar Bagh, Delhi, DAV Public School, Shreshtha Vihar, Delhi, Darbari Lal DAV Model School, Shalimar Bagh, Delhi, Mandakini Sanskrit Sanstha, New Delhi, History Society, Hans Raj College, University of Delhi.
  • Initiated and organized Mithila Navanirmana Lecture Series to discuss the various developmental aspects of Bihar especially, the North Bihar or Mithila, in 2010.
  • Organized Mithila Mahotsava at Birpur, Supaul, Bihar in 2010 and at Supaul, Bihar in 2011.
  • Distributed Flood Relief materials and medicines on the large scale in the flood affected area of Kosi Region in 2008.
  • Participated in the different movements of Ekta Parishad, A non-violent social movement in India working on Land rights at national level.

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