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Department - Philosophy


Dr. Nisith Nath Chakrovorty, Principal

Date of joining : 29-12-1989
Qualification :

M.A from Visva-Bharati in 1987.

Ph.D from Visva-Bharati in 1993.

Specialisation in :Advanced Logic
Paper & publications

Published Papers -

1. Chakrovorty, N. (1989): Nyāya-VaiṡeṣikaAtomism (Paramānuvāda), The Visva-Bharati Journal of Philosophy, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, Vol. XXV(2), February, 1989 p.

2. Chakrovorty, N. (1994): Realism-Phenomenalism Controversy in Indian Thought (With special reference to the Nyāya-Vaiṡeṣikaand Buddhist Schools), The Visva-Bharati Journal of Philosophy, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, India. Vol. XXXI(1), August 1994 p.

3. Chakrovorty, N. (2011): BichchhinnatabadtatwaBishayeKichhu Katha, KingshukPatrika, S.F.S. Mahavidyalaya. Khayrasole, Birbhum, 2010-2011, p. 25-27.

Presented Papers-

1. Presented paper entitled ‘Role of Women in Modern Society’ in U.G.C. sponsored National Seminar held at Purnidevi Chowdhury Girls’ College from 23rd -25th November, 2011.

2. Presented paper entitled “Ambedkar on Caste, Religion and Justice” in U.G.C. sponsored National Seminar held at S.F.S. Mahavidyalaya, Khayrasole, Birbhum and Women Studies Centre of Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, India from 21st - 22nd  January, 2012.

3. Presented paper entitled ‘Nation against Community: Exploration of Rabindranath’s Social Philosophy’ in U.G.C. sponsored National Seminar held at S.F.S. Mahavidyalaya, Khayrasole, Birbhum and Department of Philosophy and Religion, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, India from 27th March, 2012.

4. Presented paper entitled ‘RabindranatherItihasChinta’ in U.G.C. sponsored National Seminar held at Department of Bengali, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, India in association with Bankim Chandra Centre, R.B.U. from 20th – 21st January, 2014.

Others Information

1. Special Lecture in All India Radio/Doordarshan, Silchar, Govt. of India (Title: ShikshabidRastraNayokbroadcasted on 05th  September , 1991 at 8:30 am) on occasion of Birth Anniversary of Dr. S. Radhakrishnan.

2. Delivered Lecture in the Workshop on ‘Aims and Objectives of N.S.S.’ organized by S.F.S. Mahavidyalaya, Khayrasole, Birbhum on 31st January, 2011.

3. Delivered Lecture on ‘National Service Scheme and its Relevance Today’ in the Workshop on “National Service Scheme” at Bolpur College, Bolpur, Birbhum from 22nd – 28th March, 2012.

4. Delivered Lecture on ‘Swami Vivekananda and N.S.S. Volunteers’ in the Workshop organized by N.S.S. Unit at Bolpur College, Bolpur, Birbhum from 30th November, 2012.

5. Delivered Talk on ‘Role of N.S.S. Volunteers in the Society’ in the Workshop organized by N.S.S. Unit at Purnidevi Chowdhury Girls’ college, Bolpur, Birbhum from 07th December, 2012.

6. Delivered Lecture on ‘N.S.S. Volunteers and Their Responsibilities’ in the Workshop organized by N.S.S. Unit at S.F.S. Mahavidyalaya, Khayrasole, Birbhum from 20th February, 2013.

7. Delivered Lecture on ‘Aim of National Service Scheme’ in the Workshop organized by N.S.S. Unit at Bolpur College, Bolpur, Birbhum from 06th – 12th march, 2013.

8. Remained Member of Board of Under-graduate Studies in Philosophy, The University of Burdwan from 2007-2011.

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Dr.Chhanda Dasgupta (Nayek), Assistant Professor

Head of the Department
Date of joining : 11-02-2005
Qualification :

M.A from Burdwan University in 1999.

Ph.D on \' Patanjali Yoga and Sri Aurobindo\'s Purna Yoga : A comparative Study\' from Visva Bharati in 2015.

Specialisation in :Vedanta
Paper & publications

Published Papers- 

1. “ChipkoAndolan : An Environment Protction Movement Especially dominated by Women”, Women Empowerment and Environmental Sustainability, published in October 2013, ShimuraliSachinanda College of Education, Simurali, Nadia, ISBN: 978-81-922902-5-6, page no. 196-202.

 2. “Women Empowerment in India through Education - A Special View”, Journal of Education and Development, Peer Reviewed Journal, ISBN: 2248-9703, Vol.3, no.5, June 2013, page no196-204.

 3. “The Concept of Education: Swami Vivekananda and Mahatma Gandhi”, Journal of Education and Thoughts, Peer Reviewed Journal, ISSN: 2348-1714, Vol.1, No.1, March, 2014, page no 134-139.

 4. “Sri Aurobindo:The Concept of Integral Yoga”, Journal of Knowledge, Peer Reviewed Journal, ISSN: 2321-791X, Vol.2, No.3, March 2014, Page no.232-236.

 5. “Education in The Vision of Swami Vivekananda and Sri Aurobindo-A Comparative Study”, Edulight, Peer Reviewed Journal, ISSN: 2278-9545, Special Issue, January 2013, Page no. 26-33.

 6. “Go Green and Next Generation Choice –Jute, the Multi-user” Journal of Knowledge, Peer Reviewed Journal, ISSN: 2321-791X, Vol.3, No.9, September, 2015, Page no.66-73.

 

Others Information

  • Life time member of the “Indian Philosophy Congress” since 2008.
  • Member of Governing Body of Birbhum Mahavidyalaya, Suri, Birbhum from 2014-15 Academic Sessions.

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dasgupta.chhanda@gmail.com


Tarak Nath Nandi, Assistant Professor

Date of joining : 05-10-2016
Qualification :

M.A from Visva Bharati in 2013.

M.Phil from University of North Bengal in 2016.

Pursuing Ph.D from Visva Bharati. 

Specialisation in :Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika Philosophy
Academic interests

  1. Indian Epistemology,
  2. Indian Logic,
  3. Indian Metaphysic,
  4. Western Epistemology,
  5. Western Logic [Specially I.M.Copi],
  6. Existentialism & Phenomenology,
  7. Contemporary Indian Philosophy.

Paper & publications

Published Papers:

  1. “Jībandebatā O Rabindranath”, Sāhityachintā, Vol.: 02, Issue: I, Santiniketan, Birbhum, August 2014, pp. 59-65.
  2. “The Relevance of the Philosophy of Swami Vivekananda”, Philosophical Papers, Vol. XI, Journal of the Department of Philosophy, University of North Bengal, Darjeeling, March 2015, pp. 138-148.

Presented Papers:

  1. Hinduism in the Light of Vivekananda’s Thought” in UGC sponsored National Seminar, organized by Rampurhat College, Rampurhat, Birbhum on 18th & 19th November 2016.
  2. Means of Improving Quality of Life: In the light of Upanișad” in UGC sponsored National Seminar, organized by Asansol Girls’ College, Asansole, Burdwan on 13th & 14th January 2017.
  3. Vivekananda’s views on Woman in India: A Brief Exposition” in UGC sponsored National Seminar, organized by Sambhu Nath College, Labpur, Birbhum on 27th & 28th January 2017.
  4. Proverty as Impediment of Development: An Ethical Observation” in UGC sponsored National Seminar, organized by Sambhu Nath College, Labpur Birbhum on 6th & 7th February 2017.
  5. Buddhism as reflected in the Thought of Ambedkar to build a Casteless Society” in UGC sponsored National Seminar, organized by Abhedananda Mahavidyalaya, Sainthia, Birbhum on 10th & 11th March 2017.

Others Information

  1. Member, Daya Krishna Academic Foundation, Santiniketan, Birbhum – 731235.
  2. Member, All Bengal Sanskrit Lovers’ Association (ABSLA), Birbhum 713101.
  3. Delivered Lecture on ‘Human Rights and National Service Scheme’ in the workshop organized by Dept. of N.S.S., Kabi Nazrul College, Murarai, Birbhum on 17th December, 2016. 

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taraknathnandi7@gmail.com


Sharmistha Bhattacharyya, Part Time Lecturer

Date of joining : 05-11-2008
Qualification :

M.A from Visva Bharati in 2001.

Specialisation in :Buddhism
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artsdepartment@sambhunathcollege.org


Debiprasad Mondal, Guest Lecturer

Date of joining : 30-04-2014
Qualification :

M.A

Specialisation in :Advanced Logic
email me at

debiprasad.phil@gmail.com