News & Events

  • The South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre organized the third Mamoni Raisam Goswami 3rd Memorial Lecture at Sudmersen Hall of the Cotton University on 7 th December 2019.

Professor Esther Syiem senior faculty in the department of English, North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong and also a distinguished literature. Poet and translator spoke on “Aspects of Orality in literatures of the Northeast.” The event was attended by students, faculty members, guest and other members of the University.
The lecture was followed by a lively interaction between the audience and the speaker Sabita Sarma director of the South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre delivered the welcome address.The other dignitaries present during the event were registers of Cotton University, Professor Diganta Kumar Das, intellectual Dr. Hiren Gohain and members of Mamoni Raisam Goswami’s family too were present.

 

  • Celebration of Mamoni Raisam Goswami’s Birthday & Released of Mamoni Raisam Goswami’s Short Story Collection (Magnoliya)

Mamoni Raisam Goswami’s 77th birthday anniversary was celebration with colorful programmes in ‘Ramanjali’ South-East Asia Research Centre. The occasion was presided by Prof. Upendra Nath Sarma, special guest were Swapnanil Barua and Dr. Anil Kumar Goswami.
Dr. Hiren Gohain released Mamoni Raisam Goswami’s collection of short stories ‘Magnoliya’. The book titled ‘Magnoliya’ is a compilation of 28 short stories edited by Sabita Sarma and jointly published by South-East Asia Ramayana Research Centre and Purbayon Publication.
These stories were penned by the internationally acclaimed writer during her early days and comprise both reality and imagination.The stories were published during 1954-1962 in various newspaper and magazine.

 

  • Annual Journal ‘Ramanjali’ Was inaugurated on 2nd July, 2019 in South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre

Annual Journal ‘Ramanjali’ Was inaugurated on 2nd July, 2019 in South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre located in Gandhi Basti, Notun Sarania, Guwahati. This was the Fourth Edition edited by Upendra Nath Sarma and inaugurated by Bhabesh Ch Goswami, Vice Chancellor of Cotton University. The program was presided by Govinda Prasad Sarma. A felicitation was given to Anita Singh for her translation of Mamoni Raisom Goswami’s Adha Lekha Dastabej into Manipuri language for winning Sahitya Academi Translation award.
The meeting was attended by Kanak Ch Sarma, Satyendra Narayan Goswami, Sailen Bharali, Dr. Malinee Goswami and many other diginitaries.

 

  • 2nd Dr. Mamoni Raisom Goswami Memorial Lecture was held on 29th November, 2018

2nd Dr. Mamoni Raisom Goswami Memorial Lecture was held on 29th November, 2018 in Sudmersen Hall of Cotton University under the aegis of South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre in collaboration with the English Department of Cotton University. The 2nd Memorial Lecture was delivered by eminent novelist Namita Gokhale on the topic “Words Are All We Have”.
The welcome address was given by Mrs Sabita Sarma on behalf of the South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre. A brief introduction of Namita Gokhale was delivered by Prof. Gautam Sarma and vote of thanks was given by Prof. Santanu Phukan. The lecture was attended by many eminent scholars like Dr. Hiren Gohain, Dr. Dhrubajyoti Borah, Dhirendra Nath Bezbaruah, Prof. Bhabesh Ch. Goswami and others.

 

  • 76th Birthday of late Dr. Mamoni Raisom Goswami held on 14th November, 2018

The auspicious event was celebrated like every year. This Year the event was conducted on South East Asia Ramayana Research Center located on Gandhi Basti, Natun Sarania which was successfully organized by ‘Chachal Sakha Lekhika Samaroh Samiti’ in association with South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre.
The Event was inaugurated by the director-Sabita Sarma with lightening of the lamp. A no. of eminent personalities like dignified writer Anuradha Sarma Pujari and Nilima Bora paid tribute to Mamoni Raisom Goswami through their speech. Some cultural performances were also highlight of the event.

 

  • Mamoni Raisom Goswami Memorial Quiz on Ramayana held on 2nd Sept 2018

A quiz contest on Mamoni Raisom Goswami and Ramayana literature was organised on September 2nd by the South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre at Tirthanath Sarma Auditorium, Chandmari, Guwahati.
The quiz was conducted by Nabakanta Baishya. Total of 12 teams took part in the quiz contest was open for students from class VIII to XII.
The first prize of Rs 5000 was won by Ankujyoti Sarma and Madhurjya Goswami of Cotton University.
The 2nd prize of Rs 3000 by Bornil Medhi, Devanit Dutta and Animesh Deka of Assam Jatiya Vidyalaya,
while the 3rd prize of Rs 2000 was won by Sanjib Kumar Das, Niyor Pratim Kalita and Partha Pratim Sarma
also from Cotton University. The winners also received books and certificates.
The welcome address was delivered by Sabita Sarma, Director of the center.Speaking on the occasion noted writer Phanindra Kumar Deb Choudhury stressed the need for more research on various aspect of the Ramayana.

 

  • First Mamoni Raisom Goswami Memorial Lecture on 29th November 2017

First Mamoni Raisom Goswami Memorial Lecture was held on 29th November 2017 in Vivekananda Kendra Centre located in Guwahati.This Was the First Memorial Lecture delivered by Speaker Prof.Harish Trivedi of Delhi University on the topic The Ramayana along Four Rivers-Brahmaputra,Ganga,Kaveri and Chao Phraya.The welcome address was given by Executive President Mrs.Sabita Sarma.

          

 

  • Annual Journal Ramanjali was inaugurated on 20th August 2017

Annual Journal Ramanjali was inaugurated on 20th August 2017 in South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre located in Gandhi Basti, Notun Saronia,Guwahati.This Was the Third Edition edited by Upendra Nath Sarma and inaugurated by Vice Chancellor Dr. Hitesh Deka of Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University The welcome address was given by Executive President Mrs.Sabita Sarma.

          

 

  • 14th November 2016 75th Birth Anniversary of Mamoni Raisom Goswami

The birth anniversary of Gynanpith Award winning writer Mamoni Raisom Goswami was celebrated by South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre at Vivekananda Kendra.A number of eminent personalities Dr. Amarjyoti Choudhury , Tilottama Barua, poet Nilim Kumar , Anupam Kumar paid tribute to the Ramayani scholar.

          

 

  • 14th November 2015 74th Birth Anniversary of Mamoni Raisom Goswami.

The birth anniversary of Gynanpith Award winning writer Mamoni Raisom Goswami was celebrated by South East Asia Ramayana Research Centre at Rabindra Bhawan. Function was inaugurated by Harakrishna Deka. Translated version of Dr. Indira Goswami Book From Ganga To Brahmaputra by Parthapratim Hazarika was inaugurated by Dr. Gobinda Prasad Sarma. A major highlight of the evening was Apeksha a dramatic adapatation of the writer’s widely read story Dataal Haatir Uie Khowa Hawda, presented by the Seagull theatre group.

          

 

  • Every year foundation day is celebrated on 20th of January with lecture’s by eminent persons followed by cultural programme.

A number of eminent personalities are invited to create interest on Ramayana Research and spread the knowledge on Ramayana and contributions of Dr. Indira Goswami on peace hope and harmony among people cutting across language and religion.