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AWARDS AND EVENTS

Anundoram Borooah Award

Anundoram Borooah Award, 2017 to Prof. Birendranath Datta

Noted folklorist, singer and composer Prof. Birendranath Datta has been awarded with the prestigious Anundoram Borooah award for 2017 instituted by the research institute ABILAC on the 21st of September, 2018. This award was presented to the Prof. Datta by the Minister of Education, Assam and the Chairman of the Governing Council, ABILAC. This award comprises of a cash amount of Rupees One Lakh, a citation, bundle of books and a Seleng sador. Dr. Birendranath Datta pursued his Ph.D on the folksongs of Goalpara under the guidance of the Dr. Prafulla Dutta Goswami. He has been awarded the prestigious title of Padmashree by the government of India for his valuable contribution towards the field of Folklore studies. He has also contributed towards the repository of Assamese literature as lyricist and singer. He started his career as a lecturer in the B. Borooah college and went on to teach in the Pandu college. He taught in the department of Traditional Culture Art Form in the Tezpur Central University. He has also formerly role of President of Asom Sahitya Sabha.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 2016 to Dr. Naren Kalita

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 2016 to the renowned researcher of sculpture and scholar of Vaishnava culture Dr. Naren Kalita on the 9th of December, 2017 at a function held at the Khagen Mahanta Auditorium situated in Nagaon. Honourable Education Minister, Assam, and Chairman of the Governing Council of ABILAC Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma who graced this occasion, presented the award comprising of a cheque of Rupees One Lac, one citation,  and a bundle of books published by ABILAC was presented to the erudite scholar.

Anundoram Borooah Award, 2015 to Dr. Nagen Saikia

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 2015 to the renowned scholar Prof. Nagen Saikia on 6th December, 2016.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 2014 to Dr. Kesavananda Dev Goswami

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 2014 to the renowned scholar Prof. Nagen Saikia on 30th September, 2015.

 

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 2012 to Bhadanta Shasana Bangsha Mahathero

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 2012 to the renowned scholar in Buddhist studies Bhadanta Sasana Bangsha Mahathera.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 2011 to Dr. Harinath Sarmadaloi

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 2012 to the renowned scholar Dr. Harinath Sarma Doloi

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 2007 to Dr. Pramod Chandra Bhattacharya

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 2007 to the renowned scholar Dr. Pramod Chandra Bhattacharya.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 2006 to Dr. Jogendranarayan Bhuyan

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 2006 to the renowned scholar Dr. Jogendranarayan Bhuyan.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 2001 to Dr. Golok Ch. Goswami

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 2001 to the renowned scholar Dr. Golok Ch. Goswami.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 2000 to Dr. Mukunda Madhava Sharma

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 2000 to the renowned scholar Dr. Mukunda Madhava Sharma.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 1999 to Dr. Jogeswar Sarma

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 1999 to the renowned scholar Dr. Jogeswar Sarma.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 1998 to Dr. Satyendranath Sharma

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 1998 to the renowned scholar Dr. Satyendranath Sharma.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 1997 to Dr. Heramabakanta Barpujari

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 1997 to the renowned scholar Dr. Heramabakanta Barpujari.

 

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 1996 to Jajneswar Sarma

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 1996 to the renowned scholar Jajneswar Sarma.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 1995 to Dr. Prafulladatta Goswami

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 1995 to the renowned scholar Dr. Prafulladatta Goswami.

 

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 1994 to Birendra Kumar Phukan

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 1994 to the renowned scholar Birendra Kumar Phukan.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 1993 to Dr. Biswanarayan Shastri

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 1993 to the renowned scholar Dr. Biswanarayan Shastri.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 1992 to Acharyya Manoranjan Shastri

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 1992 to the renowned scholar Acharyya Manoranjan Shastri.

 

Anundoram Borooah Award, 1991 to Rajanikanta Dev Sarma

ABILAC confers the prestigious Anundoram Borooah Award for the year 1991 to the renowned scholar Rajanikanta Dev Sarma.

 

 

Events

 

Celebration of 169th birth anniversary of Pandit Pravar Anundoram Borooah

The 169th Birth Anniversary of renowned Indologist and great scholar Anundoram Borooah is celebrated in a meeting by ABILAC at the auditorium of its Head office situated at Rajaduar, North Guwahati on the 21st of May, 2018

Celebration of 168th birth anniversary of Pandit Pravar Anundoram Borooah

The 168th Birth Anniversary of renowned Indologist and great scholar Anundoram Borooah is celebrated in a meeting by ABILAC at the auditorium of its Head office situated at Rajaduar, North Guwahati on the 21st of May, 2018. This occasion was graced by the presence of the honourable Education minister of Assam and the Chairman of the Governing Council of ABILAC Sri Siddhartha Bhattacharya. Three new publications of ABILAC namely ‘Puroni Asomor Mukutamala’, ‘Garo and its Cognate Languages’, ‘Paniniyo Astadhyayi’and the annual journal of ABILAC ‘Anandam’ were released by Sri Siddhartha Bhattachaya. A memorial lecture on the ‘Anundoram Borooahar Sanda gyan’ was delivered by distinguished scholar and retired professor of Dibrugarh Kanoi college Dr. Maheswar Hazarika.

Celebration of the 167th birth anniversary of Anundoram Borooah

ABILAC celebrates the 167th birth anniversary of the great Sanskrit scholar Anundoram Borooah at it office at Rajaduar, North Guwahati on the 21st of May, 2017. Honourable vice chancellor of the Kumar Bhaskar Varma Sanskrit & Ancient Studies University Prof. Dipak Kumar Sarma delivered a lecture on this occasion.

161st Birth anniversary of the great Sanskrit scholar Anundoram Borooah

ABILAC observed the 161st Birth anniversary of the great Sanskrit scholar Anundoram Borooah on the 21st May, 2011 in its office premise in North Guwahati. A statue of the great pandit Anundoram Borooah newly established in the premise of ABILAC also has been formally unveiled on this occasion.

 

160th birth anniversary of the renowned scholar Anundoram Borooah

ABILAC observed the 160th birth anniversary of the renowned Sankritist and the great Assamese scholar Anundoram Borooah on the 21st of May, 2010 in its premise at Rajaduar in North Guwahati. In its homage to the great Assamese scholar, among other ritualistic performances, ABILAC held a scholarly deliberation on the life, philosophy and achievements of Anundoram Borooah

90th Birth anniversary of the noted folklorist Prafulla Dutta Goswami

ABILAC observed the 90th Birth anniversary of the noted folklorist and the founder president of the working committee of ABILAC Dr. Prafulla Dutta Goswami on the 18th March, 2009 in its head office in Rajaduar, North Guwahati. This occasion was marked by an engaged deliberation on the life, work and achievements of Dr. Prafulla Dutta Goswami by noted scholar and folklorist Dr. Birendranath Dutta, Dr. Nabin Ch. Sarma and distinguished linguist Dr. Pramod Ch. Bhattacharya.

159th birth anniversary of the renowned scholar Anundoram Borooah

 ABILAC observed the 159th birth anniversary of the renowned Sankritist and the great Assamese scholar Anundoram Borooah on the 21st of May, 2010 in its office premise at Rajaduar in North Guwahati. In its homage to the great Assamese scholar, among other ritualistic performances, ABILAC held a scholarly deliberation on the life, philosophy and achievements of Anundoram Borooah. Speaking on this occasion Sula Sharma, noted writer deliberated on the achievements of the great Pandit Anundoram Borooah. Prof Rajendranath Sarma from the department of Sanskrit, Gauhati University spoke about the invaluable contribution of Anundoram Borooah to the Sanskrit studies in such short span of 13 years. He mentioned that the Sanskrit-English dictionary compiled by Borooah is a great contribution to the world literature.  

157thbirth anniversary of the renowned scholar Anundoram Borooah

ABILAC in collaboration with Public Birth Anniversary Celebration Committee pays glowing tribute to the globally recognised Assamese scholar and great Sanskritist Anundoram Borooah on his 157th birth anniversary at its office premise at Rajaduar, North Guwahati on the 21st of May, 2007. ABILAC has been observing this day with great zeal to commemorate the peerless intellect and scholarly contribution of Anundoram Borooah to the field of Sanskrit studies. This auspicious occasion was graced by the VC, Gauhati University and noted poet Prof Amarjyoti Choudhury, Dr. Malini Goswami, Head Dept of Assamese, Prof. (Retd) Asok Goswami along with Prof. Tabu Ram Taid and others. Each of the speakers, on this occasion highlighted and acknowledged profound scholarship of Mr Borooah in the field of Sanskrit studies.

145thbirth anniversary of the renowned scholar Anundoram Borooah

The 145th Birth Anniversary of Anundoram Borooah was observed on 21st May, 1995 at the newly constructed permanent building of ABILAC at Rajaduar, North Guwahati.