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Ongoing External Projects

External Projects of the Asiatic Society: (April 2017 up March 2018)

Sl No.

Name of the Research Assistants/ Collaborators

Name of the Supervisors/Principal Investigator

Project & topic

1.

Sri Arup Ghosh

Dr. Suchitra Roy Acharya, Guide Supervisor

Mahapurana of Puspadanta-a Study

2.

Professor Haraprasad Roy

Research Fellow

Chinese Sources of South Asian History: continuing

3.

Sri Apurba K Chattopadhyay

Project Investigator

Survey  Documentation of Traditional [Oral Tradition] Ethno-Veterinary Medicines practices by Gope Communities of Rural Bardhaman-continuing

 

4.

Professor Malabika Das Gupta

Project Investigator

Impact of the Mautam famine, insurgency, counterinsurgency and the dergrouping of grouping cerntres on urban growth in Aizawl, Mizoram from 1959 to

1981

 Continuing  :

 

5.

Professor Dipak Bhattacharya

Project Investigator

The Paippalada-Samhita of the Atharvaveda-English translation, Indices and an account of its contents and history:

 

6.

Dr. Rita Bhattacharyya

Project Investigator

Ancient Indian Concept of Technical Science as propounded in Srikumara’s Shilparatna

7.

Dr. Anita Bandhopadhya

Project Investigator

A dictionary of Bengali Prefixes and suffixes

8

Prof. Somnath Mukhopadhyay

Project In-charge

Investigator

Architectural Survey of Religious Buildings in and around Calcutta from 1630 A.D.

 

Prof. Somnath Mukhopadhyay

Project Investigator

Lalitakala O Nandantattver Paribhasa, Smt. Arunima Guin, Research Assistant working  in this project  but she resigned from her post on 29.5.2017

9.

Dr. Bijoya Goswami

 

Dr. Nandini Bhowmik  

Principal Investigator

Co-Investigator

Performing art as found in the Ramayana and the Mahabharata – a socio-cultural approach’

10.

Dr. Sharmistha Banerjee

Dr. Arijita Dutta 

Principal Investigator

Co-Investigator

Impact of Economic Environment and Culture on Empowerment of women Engaged in Self-Help Group  Activities: a study of Selected states in North Eastern India’

 

11.

Prof. Mrinal Kanti Gangopadhyay

Principal Investigator

‘Society as Reflected in the Principal Upanisads’

12.

Dr. Ashok Roy

 

Principal Investigator

 ‘The Chin-Lushai Border: Community, State & Market’ 

 

13.

Dr. Tapati Mukherjee

 

Principal Investigator

‘The role of the Asiatic Society in Socio-Cultural Scenario of   Bengal and in shaping Indo-Occident Interaction in

Eighteenth and mid-nineteenth century’.

 

14.

Prof. Gautam Sengupta

 

Dr Sayantani Pal

Dr Rajat Sanyal

Principal Investigator

 

Co-investigator

Co-investigator

 

A Corpus of Inscribed Images of Eastern India (Eighth to Thirteenth Century CE)

 

15.

Professor Sabyasachi Bhattacharyya

General Editor of the Project

Comprehensive History of Modern Bengal

16

Shri Kumar Rana

 

Project Director

Adivasis in West Bengal: a Socio-economic Status Report

17

Shri Kumar Rana

 

Project Director

Translation of Santal Folk Tales: An Attempt to contributing to the rich interactive cultural heritage of India

18

Dr.Debika Bhattacharya

Principal Investigator

Dasagriva Vadhacharitra

19

Professor Mahua Mukherjee

Principal Investigator

Dancing Images of Eastern India: their Impact on Gaudiya style of Dance