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M.S. Bhattacharya
1956,  Male ,  Indian ,  Editor, The Historical Review

Dr M.S. Bhattacharya, a well-known social activist and author, has contributed to many journals and anthologies on topics related to child labour, child abuse, juvenile delinquency, psychological well-being of the children and various contemporary social problems. Primarily known as an art historian his works like North-East India and Her Neighbours (1995), Art of Bengal (2002) and Studies in Microhistory (2006) have aroused much intellectual curiosity in India and abroad. All his works bear the hallmarks of in-depth research. Born in 1956 and resident of Kolkata Dr Bhattacharya is now the editor of the Historical Review, a biannual journal of history and archaeology.

 

1. The Indian Nationalist Movement and the maharayas of the Coochbehar State, North Bengal University Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, 1986.
2. Agrarian Unrest in Northern Bengal, The Historical Review, Vol. I, No. 2, 1986.
3. The Revolutionary Movement in Northern Bengal, The Historical Review, Vol. 2, No. 2, 1987.
4. Sikkim and Darjeeling: The Story of an Estranged Daughter, The Historical Review, Vol. 3 (New Series), No. 1&2, 1995.
5. The Kandaran-Sanjib Settlement Site: A report, Journal of the Asiatic Society, Vol. XXXVII, No. 4, 1995.
6. Trade Union Movements in Northern Bengal, Studies in Cultural Develoment of India, 1991. [Published Punthi Pustak]
7. Iconology of the Saptamatrkas – Images of Varahi, The Historical Review, Vol. VI (Combined), No. 1&2, 1998.
8. Lord Curzon and the Archaeological Sites of Malda, The Historical Review, Vol. V (New Series), No. 1&2 (Combined), 1996.
9. The Sculptures of the Tangan – Punarbhaba Valley, The Historical Review, Vol. VI, (New Series), No. 1&2 (Combined), 1997.
10. Manasa and the Cult of Snake, The Historical Review, Vol. IX (New Series), No. 1&2 (Combined), 2001.
11. Market of Art works and its Evolution Through Ages: A Case Study of Bengal Sculpture, Bharata Vidya, Vol. VIII, 2009.
12. Folk Buddhist Elements in the Socio-Religions Life of Bengal and Nepal: A Study of Kumari Puja or Virgin Worship, Seminar Proceedings, Folklore Congress of India, 2008.
13. A Study of the Jaina Sculptures of the Mahananda Karatoya Valley (I), The Historical Review, New Series, Vol. XII, No. 1&2 (Combined), 2004.
14. A Study of the Jaina Sculptures of the Mahananda Karatoya Valley (II), The Historical Review, New Series, Vol. XIII, No. 1&2 (Combined), 2005.
15. Ancient Bengal: A Stronghold of Buddhism, The Historical Review, New Series, Vol. XIV, No. 1&2 (Combined), 2006.
16. Traces of Buddhism in Bengal, The Historical Review, New Series, Vol. XV, No. 1&2 (Combined), 2007.
17. Bengal Art Through Ages, The Historical Review, New Series, Vol. XVI, No. 1&2, (Combined), 2008.

Books by M.S. Bhattacharya
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