Department of Nepali

Dr. Ghanashyam Nepal

Dr. Ghanashyam  Nepal

M.A., Ph.D. (Nepali)


Contact Addresses:

Phone +91- 9434137452
Address(office) Department of Nepali, North Bengal University, Dist. Darjeeling , Pin-734013.
e-Mail nepalgs@gmail.com

Subject Specialization: Nepali Prose Stylistics.

Areas of Research Interest:

a. Stylistics & Literary Theory: Ph.D. and most of the post-Ph.D. research and publications are done in this area.
b. Language Development: Two major research projects on digitization of Nepali Language funded by the Department of Information Technology, Govt. of India have been carried out since 2008.

No. of Ph.D. students:    (a) Supervised: 06       (b) Ongoing: 04

No. of M.Phil. students: (a) Supervised: 04       (b) Ongoing: 01 .

No. of Publications:        (a) Journal(s) : 10        ( b) Book(s) : Authored-09, Edited - 04, Translated - 02,          

Achievement & Awards:

Professional experiences:

Administrative Experiences:

Selective List of Publications:

            Books Authored:
  1. Akhyanka Kura (Theory of narrative fiction) 1986 Siliguri: Nepali Sahitya Prachar Samity.  Revised second edition published by Ekta Book House, Siliguri in the year 2005. ISBN 81 8161 104 7
  2. Shailivijnan (Stylistics) 1991 Gangtok: Aankura Prakashan. Second edition published by Ekta Book House, Siliguri in the year 2009. ISBN 81-8161-210-8
  3. Nepali Sahityako Parichayatmak Itihas (Literary History) 1992 Siliguri: Nepali    Sahitya Prachar Samity. Revised Second edition published by Jana Paksha Prakashan, Gangtok in 1993 and again revised third edition by Ekta Book House, Siliguri in 2009. ISBN 81-8161-208-6
  4. Roop Ra Rekhaharu (Literary Criticism) 1996 Gangtok: Jana Paksha Prakashan
  5. Nepali Vyakaran Pravesh Volume I 1996 Siliguri: Saraswati Pustak Prakashan
  6. Nepali Vyakaran Pravesh Volume II 1998 Siliguri: Saraswati Pustak Prakashan
  7. Uchcha Madhyamik Vyakaran Ra Rachana (co-authored with Kavita Lama) 2006 Siliguri: Ekta Book House. ISBN 978-81-8161-398-1
  8. Madhyamik Nepali Vyakaran Ra Rachana (Co-authored with Pushkar Parajuli) 2007 Siliguri: Ekta Book House. ISBN 978-81-8161-387-5
  9. Vidha-Vividha (literary Theory & Criticism) 2014 Kalimpong: Upama Prakashan      ISBN 978-81-926641-0-1

    Books Edited:

  10. Kavita Sagar (Collection of Nepali Poems) 1991 Gangtok: Jana Paksha Prakashan
  11. Katha Sagar (Collection of Nepali Short Stories) 1992 Gangtok: Jana Paksha Prakashan
  12. Nibandha Nandan (Collection of Nepali literary Prose) 1993 Gangtok: Jana Paksha Prakashan
  13. Indian Nepalis: Issues and Perspectives (Co-editor) 2009 New Delhi: Concept Publishing Company. ISBN 13:978-81-8069-446-2; ISBN-10:81-8069-446-1

    Works Translated:

  14. Hali (A Monograph) 1992 New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. (Translated from English into Nepali)
  15. Rabindranath Tagore, Muktadhara, Collected in Ravindranathka Natakharu 1993 New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. (Translated from Bengali into Nepali)

    Papers published:

  16. ‘New Ideas, New Interests’ in Indian Literature Vol XXVIII no. 6, 1985
  17. ‘Nepali Ramayanas with Special Reference to the Ramayana of Sundarananda Bara’, North Bengal University Review Vol 7 no. 1, 1986
  18. ‘The Individual Vision’ in Indian Literature Vol XXIX no. 5 1987
  19. ‘Paharako Phool: A Study’ in Prachi (A literary digest of East Indian Languages) published by Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi, 1990
  20. ‘Nepali Sahityalekhanki Nayi Dishayen’ in Samakalin Bharatiya Sahitya, New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi, Volume 10 no. 40, 1990
  21. ‘Nepali-Hindi Anuvad: Samasyayen’ in Kailash Chandra Bhatia (ed) Bharatiya Bhasayen Aur Hindi Anuvad: Samasyayen – Samadhan, New Delhi: Vani Prakashan, 1992
  22.  Contributed portion on Nepali literature in Prof. Sisir Kumar Das (ed), A History of Indian Literature - Struggle for Freedom : Triumph & Tragedy, New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi, 1995
  23. ‘Brahmaputrako Chhechhau’ in K.M. George (ed) Masterpieces of Indian Literature Volume II, New Delhi: National Book Trust India, 1997
  24. ‘Timi Hunuko: Kavyik Antardroha’, Journal of Shivakumar Rai Smriti Akedemi, Kurseong, Volume I no. 1, 2001
  25.  ‘Vipana Katipayako Bhasik Vivechan’ in Gokul Sinha (ed) Indrabahadur Rai Abhinandan Grantha, Shivakumar Rai Memorial Akademi, Kurseong, 2002.