Prof. Chaman Lal Gupta

Name and Address: Chaman Lal Gupta, Vivek Kutir,
Summerhill, Shimla-171005
Mobile- 9418141898 Email: guptcl@gmail.com
Date of Birth: October 14, 1945

Educational Qualification:  .Ph.D. (Hindi)
· M.A. (Hindi) First Class, Panjab University, Chandigarh
· M.A. (English), Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla
· M.A. (Political Science) First Class, First place in Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla
· M.Ed.
· Postgraduate Diploma (Personal Management and Labour Laws) first class
· Postgraduate Diploma in Translation (English to Hindi) and Hindi to English) First Division, first-class (Gold Medal) Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi
· Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication (First Division), Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi.
Language knowledge: Hindi, English and Punjabi.
Present Position: Vice President, Governing Body,
&
Acting Director,
Indian Institute of Advanced Study,
Rashtrapati Nivas, Shimla-5
· Chairman, Department of Hindi, HP University, Shimla
Responsibility Experience: .Vice President, Indian Institute of
Advanced Study, R.P. Nivas, Shimla
(From 2018 till date)
· Chairman, H.P. Board of School Education Board (From 1998 to 2003) and Board of Technical Education (from 04 June 2008 to 2010)
· Member, NCTE, North Zone
(From 2003 to 2005)
· Professor and Chairman, Department of Hindi, HPU. Shimla
(From 1997 to 1998), (From 2004 to 2006), Professor (From 1994 to 2006).
Research Supervision/ Direction: 28 Research Scholars have
successfully completed Ph.D. degrees.
Published Books: 12
Critical and translated Books: 1. Deendayal Samagra (2018),
Prabhat Publications (Leading role in the Editorial Board)
2. Yashpal ke Upnyason se Samajik Chetna (Criticism)
3. Mohan Rakesh ke Katha-Sahitya mein Manviya Sambandh (criticism)
4. Sudama Pandey Dhumil ke kavya mein Samajik Yatharth (criticism)
5. Kangra Janpad ke Lokgiton ka Sanskritik Adhyayan (Folk Literature)
6. Competition Essay
7. Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Mukti Andolan aur usase Jude Prashn(Analysis)
8. Utter adhunikta aur Samsamayik
Hindi Upanyas
9. Apnai Dharati Apne Log (Translation) An autobiography of His Holiness Dalai Lama ‘My Land My People'.
10. ‘Nayi Sahastrabdi ke liye Achar
Shastra’ translation of book Ethics for
the New Millennium by the Holy Dalai Lama
11. Himachal Pradesh: Itihas Sanskriti aur Arthik Avastha. Translation of book by Mian Gavardhan Singh
12. Insaan-e-be- Misal: Vivekananda(translation)
National and International Awards:  1. ‘Vishwa Hindi Samman’, Mauritius Honor (Government of India, 2018)
2. ‘Sahitya Bhushan’ Uttar Pradesh Hindi Sansthan, Lucknow
3. ‘National Integration Award’, Himotkarsh, Una(HP) (2009)
4. ‘Rashtriya Hindi Seva Samman-2008’, Honored by Rashtriya Hindi Academy, Rupambara (2009)
5. 'Hindi Gaurav' Award of Honor by Rashtriya Hindi Parishad, Meerut(2005)
6. ‘Sahitya Shiromani Samman’ by Akhil India Sahitya Kalamanch Moradabad(2005)
7. Honored by Yashpal Sahitya Akademi Nadaun (HP) for research done on Yashpal (2000)
8. ‘Hindi Sewi Samman’ (2000) by Sahitya Sammelan, Prayag.