Dr Tapti Maitra has an eventful academic career, with post-graduation from the University of Calcutta. She joined Orissa Education Service and subsequently, Post Graduate Department of Philosophy, Utkal University. Besides several research publications to her credit, she has authored A Constructive Study of Advaita Conception of Mind. She is greatly devoted to the study of Advaita VedÀnta of Œaôkara. She is known for her in-depth study of the seminal concepts and foundational issues in Advaita VedÀnta from the logico-linguistic perspective.