Bachelor of Medicine College, Udaipur, 1955-1957, Bachelor of Arts. University of Saugar, 1957-1959, Master of Arts, 1959-1962, Doctor of Philosophy. Spoken languages: Hindi, English, French, Urdu, Thai, Indonesian.
Regional Advisor for Socl & Human Science(s) in Asia & the Pacific, Socl & Human Science(s) Sector, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Principal Regional Office since 1974. Director, Sociology, Indian Council of Social Science Rch, 1972-1974. Associate Proofessor, Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, 1968-1972.
Reader, Sociology, Institute of Social Sciences, Agra, India, 1962-1968. University Lecturer, Anthropology, Punjab University, Chandigarh, India, 1960-1961. Assistant Professor, Anthropology, University of Saugar, India, 1959-1961.
Member Indian Sociological Society. Folk Culture & Ethnographic Society. Indian Anthropological Society.
India International Centre.
Spouse Seema, National of India.