Bhubaneswar: Professor Udaya Nath Sahoo, Distinguished Writer and Pedagogue from Odia, has won a place in the prestigious Book of Records of India 2022 in recognition of his unique comparative study of two great epics, Mahabharat and Srimad Bhagabat in three languages Indian.
The research work and comparative study of the two Indian epics undertaken by Prof. Sahoo in three languages of Odia, Bengali and Asamese has been adjudged as a unique record by India Book of Records.
Currently Sarala Das Professor at the Center for Indian Languages at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in New Delhi, Dr. Sahoo is considered the first Odia litterateur to receive this prestigious recognition.
Professor Sahoo said he received a souvenir and citation from the Book of Records headquarters in Vietnam for his outstanding research work. The Book of Records of India has an impeccable record of certification of honorable excellence.
Author of over 16 books, Prof. Sahoo has won numerous Indian and international awards for his significant contribution in the field of literature and research. He has vast experience in researching and in-depth study of Mahabharat and Bhagabat in Odia, Bengali and Asamese.