Hansraj College

University of Delhi

NAAC Grade A+ with CGPA 3.62

Dr. Yogender Dayma

Associate Professor | Department of History
Contact (Off.): +91-11-27667458

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

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Ancient and Early Medieval Indian History

  • B.A. (Hons.) - History , 2000 , University of Delhi
  • M.A. - History , 2002 , University of Delhi
  • M.Phil. - History , 2005 , University of Delhi
  • Ph.D. , 2019 , History

1). 14th August 2017 to till date : Associate Professor, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, Delhi

2). 17th July, 2006- 13th August 2017 : Assistant Professor (Permanent), Hansraj College, University of Delhi, Delhi. 2). 10th August, 2004- 16th July, 2006: Lecturer/Assistant Professor (Ad-hoc), Satyawati Co-ed. College (M), University of Delhi, Delhi. 3). 22nd July, 2003- 23rd March, 2004: Lecturer/Assistant Professor (Guest), Satyawati Co-ed. College (M), University of Delhi, Delhi.

Papers taught:

1. History of India (From earliest times to c. 750 CE);

2. History of India (c. 750- 1200 CE)

3. Environmental Issues in India

4. Ancient Delhi

1. 2011-12 - Teacher-in-Charge, History Department

2. 2019-20 - Teacher-in-Charge, History Department

3. 2020-21 - Convenor, Library Committee

4. 2021-22 - Techer-in-Charge, History Department

State and Society under the Western Gangas

Chapters in edited books:

1. 'From Samanta to Maharaja' in Sahu, Bhairabi Prasad and Kulke, Hermann (eds.) Interrogating Political Systems: Integrative Processes and State in Pre-modern India, Manohar, Delhi, 2015, pp. 239-254, ISBN 978-93-5098-064-4.

2. 'Sources: Text, Epigraphic and Numismatic Data', History of India (750-1200 CE), Institute of Life Long Learning, Univ. of Delhi, Delhi, 2014, ISSS 2349-154X, http://vle.du.ac.in/file.php/657/Sources_Texts_Epigraphic_and_Numismatic_Data/Sources_Texts_Epigraphic_and_Numismatic_Data.pdf

3. Evolution of Political Structure: North India', History of India (750-1200 CE), Institute of Life Long Learning, Univ. of Delhi, Delhi, 2014, ISSS 2349-154X, URL http://vle.du.ac.in/file.php/657/Evolution_of_Political_Structures-_North_India/Evolution_of_Political_Structures_North_India_Dec_26.pdf

  1. ‘Agrarian Expansion under the Western Gangas of Karnataka’, in International Journal of Historical Insight and Research (IJHIR)Vol.6, No.3, Jul-Sep., 2020, E-ISSN: 2454-5600; URL - http://qtanalytics.in/journals/index.php/IJHIR/article/view/669/414
  2. ‘Trade and Urbanization in Early Medieval Southern Karnataka: As Reflected in the Western Ganga Inscriptions’, Indian Historical Review, 47 (1), 2020, pp. 130-149, ISSN: 0376-9836.
  3. ‘Structure of Legitimation under the Gangas of Karnataka, c. 4th-10th Century’, Proceedings of Indian History Congress, 80th Session, Kannur, 28th-30th December, 2019, (under print), ISSN: 2249-1937.
  4. ‘Evolution of State Society in Southern Karnataka during Pre-Ganga Period’, Proceedings of Indian History Congress, 79th Session, Bhopal, 26th-28th February 2019, pp. 84-91, ISSN: 2249-1937.
  5. ‘Some Aspects of Revenue System under the Gangas of Karnataka’, Global Thought, June 2019, pp. 182-88, ISSN: 2456-0898.
  6. ‘State and Legitimation under the Western Gangas’, Global Thought, June 2019, pp. 195-202, ISSN: 2456-0898.
  7. ‘Social Processes under the Western Gangas of Karnataka’, Journal of Ancient Indian History, Department of Indian History and Culture, University of Calcutta, 2018, pp. 104-32, ISSN: 0075-4110.
  8. दक्षिण कर्नाटक में आरंभिक मध्यकाल की ओर संक्रमण: समस्याएं एवं संभावनाएं, Vignettes of Research, Vol.5, Issue III, July 2017, pp. 46-53, ISSN: 2320-1797.
  9. ‘Political Intermediaries under the Western Gangas’, Quest International Multidisciplinary Journal, Vol. VI, Issue V, July, 2017, pp. 91-102, ISSN: 2278-4497.
  10. ‘Rural Intermediaries under the Western Gangas’, Global Academic Research Journal, Vol. V, Issue IV, June 2017, pp. 69-77, ISSN: 2347-3592.
  11. आरंभिक मध्यकालीन भारत के सन्दर्भ में वैधीकरण स्वरूप पर विमर्श: पश्चिमी गंग राजवंश के विशेष सन्दर्भ में’, समसामयिक सृजन, जनवरी-मार्च 2021.
  12. हर्षचरित: एक ऐतिहासिक स्रोत के रूप में, Sahchar Vol. VIII, October-December, 2016, ISSN: 2395-2873.
  13. आरंभिक मध्यकालीन भारत में वैधीकरण के पहलू: आरंभिक कदंब राजवंश के विशेष सन्दर्भ में, Sahchar Vol. VI, April-June, 2016, ISSN: 2395-2873.
  14. 'आरंभिक कदंब राज्य में प्रशासनिक व्यवस्था, Acme International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research Vol. II Issue VIII, August, 2014, pp. 119-124, ISSN: 2320-236X.
  15. ‘Evolution of State under the Early Kadambas’, Acme International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research Vol. II Issue VII, July, 2014, pp. 70-79, ISSN: 2320-236X.
  16. ‘Political Processes in the Making of the Early Kadamba State’, Proceedings of Indian History Congress, 69th Session, 2008, pp. 102-114, ISSN: 2249-1937.
  17. ‘Economic Processes in the Early Kadamba State’, Proceedings of Indian History Congress, 67th Session, 2006-2007, pp. 118-127, ISSN: 2249-1937.
  18. ‘Structure of Legitimation under the Early Kadambas’, Proceedings of Indian History Congress, 66th Session, 2005-2006, pp. 156-166, ISSN: 2249-1937.

Papers Presented in Seminars/Conferences (Not published as Conference Proceeding):

  1.  ‘Agrarian Expansion in Early Medieval South Karnataka: As Gleaned from the Western Ganga Inscriptions’, Paper presented at the 77th Session of Indian History Congress, Trivandrum (Kerala), 28th December-30th December, 2016.
  2. ‘Social Processes Under the Western Gangas of Karnataka’, Paper presented at Research Scholar’s Conference organized by the Department of History, University of Delhi, Delhi, 13th-15th March 2018.

Awards and Distinctions

  1. Paper titled ‘Economic Processes in the Early Kadamba State’, presented at the 67th Session of Indian History Congress, Calicut bagged the Indian History Congress Prize for the Best Paper of the Ancient India Section for the year 2007.
  2. Paper titled ‘Evolution of state Society in Southern Karnataka during Pre-Ganga Period’, presented at the 79th Session of Indian History Congress, at Bhopal bagged Professor Vijay Kumar Thakur Memorial Prize for the Best Paper in the Section on Ancient India for the year 2019.

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