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  • Prof Anil Kumar

  • Head of the Department
  • Visva-Bharati University
Publications 1998 - 2020

Publications

  • 11
    Journal Articles
  • 10
    Chapters
    in Book
  • 1
    Book
  • 7
    Conference
    Proceedings
  • 3
    Other
  • 1

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Expertise

Archaeology

Area of specialization is socio-economic history of early India and early medieval archeology. Experience of exploration in India and South Asian countries. Engaged with excavation of Lalpahari Buddhist Monastery, Lakhisarai, Bihar.

Personal Information

Prof Anil Kumar

Male
AIHC AND Archaeology Visva-Bharati University, Bolpur
Birbhum, West Bengal, India - 731235


Experience

  • Head of the Department

    Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archeology

    Visva-Bharati University

  • Professor

    Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archeology

    Visva-Bharati University

  • Associate Professor

    Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archeology

    Visva-Bharati University

  • Assistant Professor

    Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archeology

    Visva-Bharati University


Qualification

  • Ph.D

    Patna University

  • M.A.

    University of Allahabad


Honours and Awards

2017

Chaired International Conference on Land Transportation, Locomotive Heritage and Road Culture

Centre of Heritage Studies University of Kelaniya , Srilanka

1994

Senior Research Fellow

University Grant Commission

1992

Junior Research Fellow

University Grant Commission

2017

Chaired International Conference on Land Transportation, Locomotive Heritage and Road Culture

Centre of Heritage Studies University of Kelaniya , Srilanka

1994

Senior Research Fellow

University Grant Commission

1992

Junior Research Fellow

University Grant Commission

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2021

Landscape and Cultural Milleu of Buddhists Monasteries of West Bengal c. 600 CE - 1200 CE

Somreeta Majumdar, Visva-Bharati

2021

Landscape and Cultural Milleu of Buddhists Monasteries of West Bengal c. 600 CE - 1200 CE

Somreeta Majumdar, Visva-Bharati

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2010

International Association for History and Religion

Member

2010

South East Asian Studies of Religion, Bankok, Thailand

Life Member

2008

World Archaeology Congress

Member

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2010

International Association for History and Religion

Member

2010

South East Asian Studies of Religion, Bankok, Thailand

Life Member

2008

World Archaeology Congress

Member

2008

Bihar Itihas Parishad

Member

1994

Indian History Congress

Life Member

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Membership In Committees

2019

Accommodation Committee, Visva Bharati

Member

2019

Board of Studies, Institute of Archaeology, Archaeological Survey of India

Member

2018

Heritage Conservation Committee, Dept. of Art Culture and Youth Affairs, Govt. of Bihar

Member

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2019

Accommodation Committee, Visva Bharati

Member

2019

Board of Studies, Institute of Archaeology, Archaeological Survey of India

Member

2018

Heritage Conservation Committee, Dept. of Art Culture and Youth Affairs, Govt. of Bihar

Member

2017

Board of Studies, Dept. of AIHC&A, Visva Bharati

Chairman

2016

Academic Council, Visva Bharati

Member

2016

Institute Board, Vidya Bhavan, Visva Bharati.

Member

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Research Projects

Excavation at Lalpahari Buddhist Monastery

Funding Agency : Bihar Heritage Development Society

Archaeological Works at Lakhisarai, Bihar

Funding Agency : Dept. of Art, Culture and Youth Affairs, Govt Government of Bihar, India.

International Collaborative Project for Preparing Digital Map of Buddhist Monuments in India and ASEAN Countries

Funding Agency : NATMO India and GISTDA, Thailand

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Excavation at Lalpahari Buddhist Monastery

Funding Agency : Bihar Heritage Development Society

Archaeological Works at Lakhisarai, Bihar

Funding Agency : Dept. of Art, Culture and Youth Affairs, Govt Government of Bihar, India.

International Collaborative Project for Preparing Digital Map of Buddhist Monuments in India and ASEAN Countries

Funding Agency : NATMO India and GISTDA, Thailand

Project of Making Explanatory Sinages of Historical Sites in Bihar

Funding Agency : Ministry of Tourism, Government of Bihar

Preparing Map of Saktipithas and Jyotirlinga of India

Funding Agency : NATMO, Government of India

Documentation of Antiquarian Remains of Bihar

Funding Agency : K.P.J.R.I

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