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Debi Prasanna Pattanayak

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Nationality  Indian
Residence  Bhubaneswar
Role  Author

Name  Debi Pattanayak
Ethnicity  Odia
Awards  Padma Shri
Debi Prasanna Pattanayak
Born  14 March 1931 (age 84) (1931-03-14) Tigiria, Cuttack, Odisha
Occupation  Professor, linguist, social scientist and author
Notable work  Adding Bodo language to the 8th schedule of the Constitution of India, classical language status for Odia
Parent(s)  Madhusudan Pattanayak, Minamali Debi
Relatives  Akshaya Mohanty (brother-in-law)
Books  A Controlled Historical Reconstruction of Oriya, Assamese, Bengali, and Hindi
Alma mater  Cornell University, New York, Ravenshaw University, Cuttack
Organization  Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore

Breakfast Odisha with Padma shri Debi Prasanna Patnaik


Debi Prasanna Pattanayak (born 14 March 1931) is an Indian professor, linguist, social scientist and author. He was the founder-director of the Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore. Pattanayak was awarded Padma Shri in 1987. for his contribution to formalize, and adding Bodo language in the 8th schedule of the Constitution of India. He also take a major role led Odia language to acquire the status of a "classical language". Now he is the chairman of Institute of Odia Studies and Research, Bhubaneswar.

Contents

Selected Work

  • Multilingualism in India
  • Intensive Hindi course: drills
  • Language and Social Issues: Princess Leelavathi Memorial Lectures
  • Papers in Indian Sociolinguistics
  • An Introduction to Tamil Script, Reading & Writing
  • Multilingualism and mother-tongue education
  • Language Policy and Programmes
  • Advanced Tamil Reader, Part 1
  • An Outline of Kumauni Grammar
  • Language and Cultural Diversity: The Writings of Debi Prasanna Pattanayak, Volume 2
  • Language, Education, and Culture
  • A Controlled Historical Reconstruction of Oriya, Assamese, Bengali, and Hindi
  • Conversational Oriya
  • Orissa, Oriya and the Multilingual Context
  • Multilingualism and Multiculturalism: Britain and India
  • An Introduction Ti Tamil Script, Reading & Writing
  • An Introduction to Tamil Script, Reading & Writing
  • Rabīndra smaraṇīkā
  • Kabilipi
  • Honors

  • Kalinga Sahitya Samman 2014
  • Tigiria Samman 2011
  • Padma Shri, 1987
  • PhD (Ravenshaw University)
  • References

    Debi Prasanna Pattanayak Wikipedia


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