Ritish Chakravarty Biodata

  • NAME Ritish Chakravarty
  • FATHER’S NAME Jogesh Chandra Chakraborty
  • DATE OF BIRTH 2nd January 1950
  • PLACE OF BIRTH Nabadwip in West Bengal
  • RESEARCH Acaustics, Tune and Aesthetics
    Ph. D. on Indigenous Art
  • ADDRESS D/24/2,Rabindrapally,Kolkata-86
  • LAND LINE 91-33-24624151 / 91-33-24629701
  • MOBILE 08981690176 / 08981004151
  • E-MAIL surnandanbharati2011@gmail.com
  • WEBSITE www.ritishchakravarty.com, www.surnandanbharati.com/
  • SCHOOL ATTENDED Saraswat Mandir (Nabadwip)
  • COLLEGE ATTENDED Nabadwip Vidyasagar College (Nabadwip)
  • UNIVERSITY ATTENDED Calcutta University
  • EDITORBengali Journal “Ra Patrika”
    Bengal\ Journal “Saswata Barta”
    English Journal “Surnandan”

    Dharma Karma Page of Dainik Jugasankha
    published from Kolkata.

  • CAREER AS A JOURNALISTJoined Daily Satyajug and Rajpath as cultural editor. He was working as a News Editor in the channel MX5. He was the Producer and Director of the programme BARNAMALA telecasted every Friday at 8.30 P.M. in MX5 channel from 1st January to 31st December 2012.

    He was attached with Dainik Jugosankha, published
    from Kolkata as editor of ‘Dharma Karma Page’.

    He is the Producer and Director of the programme NANDANIK telecasted every Friday at 10.30 P.M. in SADHNA T.V. Channel.

    He has been selected as the President of All India Organisation for Human Rights Awareness and Protection, Kolkata District on 16th June 2019.


    (All India Music, Dance, Painting, Recitation and Drama Examination Board and Research Institute)

  • SAHAPRATIRITWIKSatsang, Deoghar, Jharkhand
  • EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES Poet,Lyricist,Composer,Singer and Journalist
  • TRAINING UNDERLearnt Tagore Song From Guru Arabindo Biswas. Learnt classical and light classical songs from Dr. Utpal Goswami.
  • USED TO DELIVER LECTUREAesthetic tradition of Tagore songs in English with singing.
  • DEMONSTRATIONS ONRole of Indian Classical Music in the traditional Bengali songs with singing
    Recitation of rhymes of Classical Ragas in Bengali with tabla and percussion. Visiting Lecturer on Musicology and Aesthetic of Dance Tradition in different Universities.
  • LIFE MEMBER Diabetic Association of India Lekhak Shilpi Mahal Rammohan Library.
  • AUTHOR OFChhande Chharay Rager Baha, Kabikankan Uttorkaler prayas, Bhasa- na- bhasa, Sampurna Bhairabi, Bhalobashar Hrod, Matir Gane, Rabi Surnandan, Rabindra Sangiter Anubhav, Bilasi Todi Shilpi Timirbaran, Nrittero Tale Tale, Shilpi Shudhu Shilpi Noy, Aro sur Aro Gaan, Smritisudhay Pankajkumar, Chitranandan, Smritir Pathe Rabi, The Call, Rabindranath-Aesthetic Tradition, Tritaler TaleKobita HantchhePutul KhelaSurodwotana
  • WRITER OF Dainik Sanbad (Published From Tripura) Jugasankha (Published From Guwahati) Dainik Jugasankha (Kolkata)
  • ARTICLES PUBLISHED Articles on Music and Painting in the magazine DESH, MANORAMA and other leading journals.
  • NEWS COVERAGE ABOUT RITISHPublished exclusive interview in THE SENTINEL on 27th March 1999 in the heading “The Agenda is culture” by Manoshij Bhattacharjee.
    Coverage was published in Syandan Patrika published from Agartala in 3rd March 2001.
    Herald of Goa covered him in 5 November 2001.
    Covered in Taarangan, House journal of Bank of India June 2002.
    Published interview in Gomantak on 31st October 2002 by Nitis Korgaonkar.
    Published coverage in Dainik Sanbad of Tripura on 20th May 2003.
    Exclusive interview was published in The Statesmen published from Kolkata in November 2003.
    Published exclusive interview in The Times of India on 3rd March 2005 by Cyril D’Cunha.
    Published an article on Ustav Allauddin in 2005 puja Issue of Dainik Sonar Cachar published from Silchar, Assam. His exclusive interview was published in Syandan Patrika published from Agartala, Tripura on 5th May 2016. His exclusive interviews were telecasted by Prime Focus and 24 Ghanta TV Channel of Tripura on 11th and 13th May 2016.

  • HAD BEEN AWARDEDInternational Man of The Year nomination from Cambridge in 14th January 1997.
    The Twentieth Century Award for Achievement from England in 7th March 1997
    Centre for Cultural Resources and Training Invited him as Guest Lecturer for Tradition of Rabindra Sangeet at Udaipur, Rajasthan in 2nd January 2002.
    Had Been nominated as 2000 outstanding in tellectuals of the 21st century from England in 19th April 2002.
    Had Been nomited as Eminent People of Today by IBC, England in 17th May 2002.
    Was honoured by a big memento from Sur Lahari, Fine Arts Academy Mumbai, on 18th February 2007 for his Commitment for Generosity and Sensitivity by Unfolding the humen Potential in the field of Art.
    Had been inducted as American order of Merit as Representing India from ABI, Raleigh, NC, USA in July 11th, 2008.
    Had been selected as Man of The Year 2008 by ABI Washington, in October 24th, 2008 and in 7th May, 2010.
    The World Medal of Freedom was awarded to him from America in 2008.Had been nominated to receive GOLD MEDAL FOR INDIA from California in 4th February, 2011.
    Had been honoured by Amar Jyoti Rural Development Association (NGO) of Hojai, Nagaon, Assam in 7th April, 2011.
    Had been selected to be a recipient of ALBERT EINSTEIN AWARD of EXCELLENCE FOR 2011 for his Demonstrated effectiveness and distinction in the field of art and culture.
    He was awarded by Sahityajagat Jibankriti Samman for his book entitled “Rabisurnandan” in 2012.
    Had been awarded Vivekananda Rashtriya Samman Puroshkar 2012 from Vivekananda, Educational Cultural & Sports Organisation (India) and Kerala Educational & Social Welfare Society on 21st January 2012.
    He was honoured by Anupurbik Art and Craft School, Nagaon, Assam on 22nd April 2012 for his Contribution in the field of Literature and Culture.

    He became the member of University Council of Academics in West Bengal State University from 24th April 2013.
    He was honoured with Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay Rastriya Shikhar Sanman Puraskar in the year 2014 at Deoghar, Jharkhand.
    He was felicitated on 28th June 2014 by Park Circus Lekhak Shilpi Mahal, Kolkata at Mahabodhi Society Hall, Kolkata.
    He was honoured with The Miscellany Foundation Award from The London Miscellany 2016 for his struggle and dedication to Indian Art and Culture.
    He has been included as mentors of Suramya Chhandabasar of Silchar, AssamHe was being honoured by ARTIST OF THE YEAR – 2016 on World Art Day Ceremony – 2016 on 15 April at Suchna Bhawan, B. Deoghar.
    He was being conferred by The Degree of Doctors of Indigenous Arts (Honoris Causa) PHD/KA/IN-80282 in 2016.
    He was being honoured by Kabisree Award from Agartala, Tripura in 2017.
    He was also being felicitated by Suramya Chhanda Basar of Silchar, Assam on the occasion of World Poetry Day in 2017.
    He was being felicitated by giving Certificate of Appreciation on 27th April 2018 by Sangeet Bhaban of Diphu, Karbianglong.
    He was being honoured by Bangasree Sanman by Press Club Kolkata on 18th August 2018.He was being honoured by Aarshikatha Lekhani Sanman Award by online Bengali News Portal Aarshikatha at Tripura on 21st August 2018.
    He was felicitated with Bidya Bachaspati title by Bikram Shila Hindi Vidyapith of Gandhinagar, Bhagalpur on 20th February 2019.
    He was felicitated with Roygunakar Bharat Chandra Purashkar 2019 and Agami Puraskar 2019 on the occation of Bhasha Divas on 21st February 2019 by Agami Sahitya Patrika of Nadia.
    He is selected for the Rajiv Gandhi Samaj Ratna Award in the memory of Bharat Ratna Sri Rajiv Gandhi on 21st May 2019 at New Delhi and it has been given for valuable work in the field of Art & Culture.
    He was felicitated on 4th July 2019 at Nagaon, Assam by Nayantara Sangeet Mahavidyalaya and Pradeep’s Art N Craft.
    He was felicitated on 4th July 2019 at Nagaon, Assam by Nayantara Sangeet Mahavidyalaya and Pradeep’s Art N Craft.

  • FELICITATIONFelicitations were given to him in Dimapur (Nagaland); Borpeta Road, Hojai, Lumding, Nagaon, Guwahati (Assam); Shillong (Meghalay); Naharlagun (Arunachal Pradesh); Belonia, Khowai, Kailashahar, Agartala (Tripura); Ponda (Goa); Dadar (Mumbai) and Kolkata.