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Ram Chandra Prasad

educator

Ram Chandra Prasad, Indian educator. Served with National Cadet Corps, 1955-1957.; Member Democratic Party.; Member Indian Association (president 1958-1959). Buddhist.; Club: Bankipore (Patna).

Background

Prasad, Ram Chandra was born on July 18, 1929 in Gorakhari, Patna, India. Son of Ramayan Saran and Mukharani Devi Prasad.

Education

P.I.A., Patna College, 1947, Bachelor of Arts with honours and distinction, 1949, Master of Arts, 1951, Doctor of Literature, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy., University Edinburgh, 1959.

Career

Reader in English postgraduate department English, Patna University, 1963-1973, University professor, head department English, 1979-1980. Professor English, head department Bhagalpur University, 1974-1978, dean Faculty of Arts, 1974-1976, pro vice chancellor, 1980-1982. Fellow Bhagalpur University, 1977-1978, Patna University, since 1979.

With Patna University Syndicate, 1984-1985. Dean faculty of humanities Patna University, 1984-1986. Chairman Chittagong Armed Uprising Committee, Bihar, India, 1980.

Works

  • Author: Early English Travellers in India, 1965, review edition, 1980. Mystic of Feeling, 1970. The Mahatma, 1978

  • Shailee, 1968.

    Editor: The Ramayana (F.S. Growse), 1978. Editor: Hindi journal. Samiksha, 1966-1967.

Membership

Served with National Cadet Corps, 1955-1957. Member Democratic Party. Member Indian Association (president 1958-1959).

Buddhist.; Club: Bankipore (Patna).

Connections

Married Sumitra, May 21, 1947. Children– Rajesh, Biresh, Rosewita.

father:
Ramayan Saran

mother:
Mukharani Devi Prasad

spouse:
Sumitra

children:
Rajesh Prasad

Biresh Prasad

Rosewita Prasad